Massimo Talamo believes that music is a precious life companion that, as such, must be loved and cherished day by day. With this in mind as a kid, he enrolled for classic guitar lessons and in the nineties graduated at Giuseppe Verdi conservatory in Milan. He participated in several international guitar competitions, always ranking among the first places. He has been guitarist and backup singer for Laura Pausini and participated to the Sanremo-giovani Festival in 1995, for the Polydor record label.
He has been exclusive author for EMI music, working with Laura Pausini, Cristiano de Andrè, Ron and Fabio Concato among others. He has worked in several recording studios as arranger and sound technician and has been author and producer for Geronimo Stilton – Edizioni PIEMME music events. He has worked for a series of advertising agencies such as Saatchi & Saatchi, Leo Burnett, Thompson Italia for ad productions as score author and arranger. For many years he has taken on the role of A&R manager for EMI music publishing, always alongside his work as music author/producer and classic/modern guitar and computer music teacher.