Musical producer and guitarist Assaf Ayalon is releasing his first solo album "REWIRE".
Collaborating with major artists, Ayalon produced some of the most successful albums released in Israel in the past decade.
Ayalon began his musical career in the 90s as a guitarist and producer of the legendary reggae group "Roots Africa". In 2000 he started a long term collaboration with Mosh Ben-Ari – a well known Israeli singer songwriter. Ayalon musically produced three of Ben-Ari's albums – all of which included major radio hits and topped sales.
In 2007 he discovered young artist Alma Zohar. Zohar's first album "Dabri" (Speak Up) was released in 2008 sold double gold within few month. The album was voted "album of the year 2008" and won Zohar the title "Singer of the year 2008". Assaf Ayalon won the "Acum" award (the Israeli "grammy") for the musical production of this album.
Over the years Ayalon collaborated with many other artist, producing albums and live shows, amongst which were Beit Habubot, Hatikva 6, Meir Banay and many more.
The songs of his new album were all written by AYALON. In his folk-rock beat and unique voice, Ayalon creates a heartwarming album, with influences such as JJ Cale, Knopfler & Dylan.
For the past 5 years he was performed with his songs over Israel and abroad.
released May 9, 2016
All songs written by Assaf Ayalon
except: "Abigail": Assaf Ayalon & Alma Zohar, "Time": Leo Powel
Musical Production: Assaf Ayalon
except: "Abigail" & "The muses are departed": Assaf Ayalon & Eyal Raz, "Dream Reality": Eyal Raz & Geva Alon
Mix& Mastering: Simon Vinestock, except: "Abigail": Aran Lavi
Recorded at Afrokaliptus Studio, except "Dream reality" at Shoham studio
Sound Engineers: Dan Ayalon, Eyal Raz, Shahar Kaufman, Eyal Leon Katzav, Yuval Segal, Meir Sror
Texts arrangement: Dana Loterman Zyonts, except "Abigail", "Dream Reality", "Time"
Album & Cover design: Hadas Nikomarov
Logo& Images design: Ira Belsky
Distribution: Kamea – Independent Music Group 03-6006601 email@example.com
Management & Production: Shani Sagi