Even today nobody knows to what extent a region, its people and their way of life influence the local style of music. Alex Medina has left the bright city lights of Barcelona to get back to the three things he likes best on his homeground in Las Palmas: looking after his beach bar, surfing and evolving his style of music. The result-his latest album. M�sica de Braille is creation where deep, minimalistic and redundant stuctures collide with warm Mediterrranean sound and atmosphere. A clash of styles: big city meets small island.