This Sunday, Cerati ate a nonchalant at every meeting, in the house where the most famous of the family lived until the age of 10. The record is the starting point for the head dedicated to the absent Gustavo Kerati, that the Nat Geo signal will premiere today, at 22, in the Bios cycle. Life Marking Your ", co – produced with Underground, the company 's Sebastian Ortega,
The two-hour program is advertised as "far more than a biography, it will be a tribute to the great artist, his life, and his inheritance." It is structured on the basis of outstanding testimonies from the closest to his life, such as the former Sodo Stereo Charlie Albert and Zeta Bossio and personalities who knew him as Shakira, Daniel Conan, show-girl Anita Alvarez of Toledo, the sound engineer Adrian Tavern, Which Lorenzo, Leandro Fresco and Leo Garcia, to reconstruct the most important moments in his career. She will be led by the Chilean singer Javier Mena, chosen for this work by the musician's family who died four years ago.
Image support will include unpublished photos of the neighborhood where the musician, the pizzeria he visited, his beginning, the bar, where the famous trio opens as an opening act for Los Abuelos de la Nada and Virus, while his successful solo career a chronological story that begins from childhood and ends with the latest album "Fuerza natural".
In addition to the artist's mother, Lillian Clarkof his family's circle his sister intervenes Laura
Cerati; his children bridegroom and Lisa; your niece Guadalupe and his former girlfriend of youth, Anne Saint JeanThe production promises to be an intimate and in-depth approach to learn more (with its flaws, addictions, geniuses and virtues) to the well-known artist responsible for the enormous and revolutionary contribution to Latin American musical history and ambassador of the Argentine rock for the continent.
How a song is born
Among the advances published in the production, is the story of the song "Tea for Three". Kerry's mother tells how they got the news Juan Jose Kerat, the father of the singer, suffers from limb cancer. "Gustavo was a very strong punch I will never forget this because it immediately wrote a song" I saw you cry, I saw you weep for it "Clark sings I practically fainted He did not sleep all night and sang the song.
This habit of writing at dawn is back to his origins, according to his mother: "They were close to two and listened to music in the house." I opened the door and Gustavo sat on a chair in the dining room and composed a song with her guitar.
The Channel also develops part of Shakira's words, with which the songs "Special Day" and "No" are part of Colombian discography. "I remember him always attached to the guitar," he says. It was different.
Mena challenged him as a "salesman" musician during the recording. "His way of approaching music, how obsessed he is in the studio, and when I was listening to those who worked with him, I knew he was the first one to arrive and the last one to leave," the chili said.
For her visits to this country, married to the Chilean model Mary
Cecilia Amenabar, mother of her two children and who does not give a testimony to the program, Mena said that Cherry is in the "collective unconscious" as a local artist and that he has influenced his music. "They were like Backstreet Boys in the eighties. It was a star for me, but I could think of it as close, local. I did not know him, but the beauty of this documentary was that he knew he knew me that he had listened to my album "Outlines juveniles."
His father's prophecy
Among the most interesting of the documentary are unpublished images. For example, a presentation by his father is showing, which here makes a surprising prediction of the future. When he was six years old, in the family gathering, Juan Jose introduced him to "With you … Gustavo Cheraty, the musician everyone talks about!". Then the child begins to sing several verses of a popular song.
The program contains intimate videos to their children, such as the one in which the musician recorded Benito when he was two years old and was first hanging plastic guitar. In another scene, she is seen in the delivery room when she witnesses the birth of Lisa, who is now 22 years old and brings a mix between her father and her mother's beauty. "We already have the band, we already have the singer," says Gustavo, stroking his newborn daughter.
"It's hard to go one day without remembering it I miss a lot … Sometimes I'm at home thinking about it and I'm going to forget to get it clear But I went into business and a Soda theme is playing, and there is a shirt with his image, and then I realize it's impossible, Father is like the air: it's everywhere, "admits the young woman.
The characters who are involved in the Bios cycle started two weeks ago with a program devoted to it Charlie Garcia, were selected by a study conducted across the continent. The leader of Soda Stereo is the one with the most votes in Latin America. A total of 10,000 fans wanted to learn more about the life of a man who has marked a milestone in rock and pop history.
"It was an incredible experience for all of us, and we went back to seeing dozens of videos, photos, music files, things that were there, but we had forgotten, it was a union with my father … It helped me close various stages his life, "said Benito (aged 24), surprised by the resemblance to his father.
Gustavo Kerati was born on August 11, 1959, and died on September 4, 2014 after spending four years and four months at the Belgrano clinic for a devastating brain infarction suffered after a performance in Venezuela.