Cristian Silva is a multifaceted artist who dominates differents styles and many kind of instruments. He has won several awards in music contests, highlighting the prestigious Gaiteiro de Soutelo 2011 award. We can found him in different publications, recordings and collaborations with many artist such as Carlos Nuñez, Susana Seivane, Davide Salvado, Rosa Lopez, Rosa Cedrón and others.Among his various occupations, he has been judge and coach in the music contest Vai de Gaita of Television de Galicia, looking for the best bagpiper of the year.Ego is his first solo work, and means a necessary step forward in his career after years teaching and working in differents artistic projects. Ego is a journey around ten stations, where bagpipes and flutes have been mixed with synthesizers and galician percussion to bring us to a new and innovative planet of sound. In this way, it blends tradition with avant-garde interpretive techniques of bagpipe and indie-pop music.Completely produced by the musician, in Ego we can find influences from rock, flamenco and electronic music. Silva plays from a personal standpoint the half a hundred instruments that can be heard throughout this album that is also spiced with renowned artists such as Davide Salvado, Pedro Pascual or Pandeiromus.