Giacomo Pasquali is born on 27 Giugno 1989 in Popoli (PE). After 2 years of classical piano starts studying guitar, at the age of 13.
In 2005 he join the “Contemporary Music Academy” of Gianfranco Continenza where he graduate in Modern Guitar in 2009 with 30/30. In 2010 he begins to collaborate with MusicOff (the Italian biggest musician's community) as teacher, video reviewer, lessons, etc. In the same period, he starts to endorse some brands playing in exhibition, demo, clinics, ecc.
In 2011 he attend the Conservatory “A. Casella” of L’Aquila in “Regia e Tecnologia del Suono” and in 2012 in graduate in “Recording and Mix”. He start to collaborate with Patrizio Maria D’Artista (composer), going in tour with Ernesto Ghezzi (Eros Ramazzotti, Max Pezzali, Gotthard), Zita Petho (Zucchero), Fabio Colella (Simona Molinari, Neil Zaza) and being the guitarist for some theatre soundtracks (also the famous “Kramer contro Kramer“, with Daniele Pecci and Patrick Rossi Gastaldi on direction).
In 2013 he create his TouchClay Studio, recording studio and production factory creating also and independent label, TouchClay Records. He plays for Mezzabarba Custom Amplification in a date of a demo-clinic tour with Giacomo Castellano (Elisa, Noemi, We Will Rock You, Racer Cafè) and Carlo Fimiani (Gino Paoli, Tullio De Piscopo, Michele Zarrillo). In parallel he brings on his band (Borghese) that has 37 shows in the last year playing with some top Italian band all over Italy (Velvet, Linea77, NoBraino, Luci della Centrale Elettrica, Giorgio Baldi of Max Gazzè, Nadàr Solo), and was published on all the major italian newspapers (La (La Repubblica, L'Espresso, Il Fatto Quodiano, Raro, Corriere della Sera, Rockit, ecc). As session player he played on 15 records in the last 18 months, being involved in Pop, Rock, Indie, Funk e Electronic Music.
He is also Endorser for Masotti Guitar Devices, Mezzabarba Custom Amplification, Eko, APS Guitars, Bare Knuckle Pickups, Reference Laboratory, Wampler Pedals, Hipshot, Kor Pedals, EssetiPicks.
- Ego Compressor
- Velvet Fuzz