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Guitar Ray & The Gamblers

Guitar Ray & The Gamblers are an Italian blues band founded in 2002. Since 2006, the band members have consisted of Ray Scona on vocals and guitar, Gab D on bass guitar, Henry Carpaneto on piano and Marco Fuliano on the drums. The core of the ban ...

Hexperos

Hexperos is an Italian duo founded in 2004 by Alessandra Santovito and Francesco Forgione. Their albums often feature ancient instruments such as medieval flute, hammer dulcimer and Appalachian dulcimer played by Alessandra and Francesco.

Hopes Die Last

Hopes Die Last was an Italian post-hardcore band from Rome, formed in 2004. Previously signed to StandBy Records, the band has self-released their latest EP. At the time of their breakup the line-up consisted of Daniele Tofani, Marco Mantovani an ...

Kirlian Camera (band)

The project was founded in Parma in 1979 by Angelo Bergamini and was a pioneering act of the Italian synthpop scene. By 1980, Bergamini had recruited singer Simona Buja, keyboardist Fabrizio Chiari and bassist Mauro Montacchini to form Kirlian Ca ...

The Kolors

The Kolors is an Italian pop rock band founded in 2010 by lead vocalist Stash Fiordispino, drummer Alex Fiordispino and Daniele Mona who plays synthesizers. The group has released three studio albums: I Want, Out and You. They are known for their ...

LInvasione degli Omini Verdi

Linvasione degli Omini Verdi is an Italian punk rock band, formed in July 1999 in the province of Brescia, Lombardy. They are associated with bands like Derozer, Punkreas, Porno Riviste, Shandon and Cattive Abitudini, which play a leading role in ...

La Reverdie

Claudia Caffagni - vocal, lute, psaltery Doron David Sherwin - vocal, cornett Elisabetta de Mircovich - vocal, vielle Livia Caffagni - vocal, flute, vielle

Ladyvette

Ladyvette is a 1950s style Italian music band. It is formed by three actresses and singers: Sugar, Pepper and Honey. Teresa Federico is also the author of all the original songs’ lyrics and of some of the scores together with Roberto Gori., who i ...

Litfiba

Litfiba is an Italian rock band formed in Florence in early 1980. The band evolved from British-influenced new wave rock to a more personal rock sound influenced by Mediterranean vibes; their songs are mostly sung in Italian.

Mariae Nascenti

Mariae Nascenti is a one-man industrial music project founded led by Ango Visone from Milan, Italy. Maria Nascenti has been described as dark ambient, harsh electronics and ambient industrial. Songs consist of soundscapes, sometimes employing "fo ...

Matia Bazar

Matia Bazar is an Italian pop band formed in Genoa in 1975. The original members of the group were Piero Cassano, Aldo Stellita, Carlo Marrale, Giancarlo Golzi and Antonella Ruggiero. They represented Italy in the 1979 Eurovision Song Contest wit ...

Mau band)

Mau is an Italian band from Turin, formed in 1990 by Luca Morino, Fabio Barovero and Cameroonian Tate Nsongan. Born from the ashes of the underground cult group Loschi Dezi, the band draws its influences from world music, especially Mediterranean ...

The Medullary Paralysis

The Medullary Paralysis is an Italian alternative glam rock band formed in the province of Padua in early 2007. The band consists of three members: Alessandro Alfano, Valentino Coletto and Ada Guagliardi. The band describes their style as not-so- ...

Mellow Mood (band)

Italian reggae band Mellow Mood officially debuted in 2009 with" Move! ”. Produced by Paolo Baldini, who was later to become their sound architect, the album was intended to be their first" move” on the reggae scene and gained unexpected internat ...

Morblus

Morblus is a blues band from Italy. It was founded in 1991 by the Veronese guitar and bass player, singer and songwriter de:Roberto Morbioli. The bands various musical styles can be categorized into blues, blues rock, R&B and soul. Morblus ha ...

Neon Synthesis

Neon Synthesis is an Italian industrial rock band from Brescia. According to their website, their influences are huge, coming from industrial metal, gothic metal, Electronic body music, synthpop, and darkwave. Their style is characterized by a mi ...

Nomadi

In 2003 Nomadi celebrated their 40th year as a band with a three-day show at Riccione followed by three more concerts and other events related to the past and the future of the group.

Novecento (group)

Novecento is an Italian band founded by Pino Nicolosi, Lino Nicolosi, Rossana Nicolosi, and Dora Nicolosi in 1984. Their music has gone through a variety of genres, such as Italo disco, synthpop, soft rock, pop rock, jazz, and funk. The band was ...

Offlaga Disco Pax

The band was formed in Reggio Emilia in 2003 by Daniele Carretti guitar, bass guitar Max Collini lyrics, vocals and Enrico Fontanelli bass guitar, keyboards. They have defined themselves as a collettivo neosensibilista contrario alla democrazia n ...

Oniric

Oniric is a dark folk duo from Italy. Formed in 2005 by Carlo De Filippo and Gianvigo, the band is under contract with Caustic Records since 2009. Their sound is characterized by a mix of acoustic instruments, synthesizers, electric guitars and i ...

Le Orme

Le Orme is an Italian progressive rock band formed in 1966 in Marghera, a frazione of Venice. The band was one of the major groups of the Italian progressive rock scene in the 1970s. They are one of few Italian rock bands to have success outside ...

Otierre

Otierre are an Italian hip hop band. The name means O riginale T rasmissione del R itmo. OTR was formed in 1991 in Varese, and the final formation was, Torrido a.k.a. Thor Limite Azza Polare Intruso Esa and the DJs: Fede Vez Irmu Nitro Vigor

Perturbazione

In 1988, in Rivoli, Tommaso Cerasuolo singer, Rossano Antonio Lo Mele drums and other two schoolmates founded the band. The following year Stefano Milano bass and Gigi Giancursi guitar joined them. Their debut without the lead singer, who returne ...

Piccola Orchestra Avion Travel

Piccola Orchestra Avion Travel is an Italian musical group, formed in Caserta in 1980. The group was named after a travel agency situated in Caserta. They were discovered by Caterina Caselli. In 2000 the band won the Sanremo Music Festival with t ...

Punkreas

Punkreas is one of the most famous punk bands in Italy. They were founded in Parabiago, Milan, in 1989. In more than twenty years of activity with a lot of live Punkreas had only one lineup change, while recording an album every two years. The cu ...

Quartetto Cetra

Quartetto Cetra is an Italian vocal quartet established during the early 1940s and active until 1988. The group originated from a previous group called Quartetto Ritmo. Felice Chiusano filled the vacancy left by Enrico Gentile and joined Tata Gia ...

Quartetto Egie

Quartetto Egie was a jazz vocal male quartet working in Italy during the 1940s. It formed in Rome in 1940. The four singers were Tata Giacobetti, Iacopo Jacomelli, Enrico Gentile e Enrico De Angelis. The name EGIE came from their initials. Quarte ...

Quartetto Ritmo

Quartetto Ritmo was a jazz vocal male quartet working in Italy during the 1940s. The group originated from the previous Quartetto Egie, after Iacopo Jacomelli left the formation. Virgilio Savona replaced him and joined Tata Giacobetti, Enrico Gen ...

RedSka

In 2004 they released their first official album Mi son sbagliato nel confondermi "I was mistaken while confusing myself" Sana Records / Audioglobe, a blend of ska-punk with strong influences of Californian ska, mixed with reggae, raggamuffin, sw ...

Ricchi e Poveri

Ricchi e Poveri is an Italian pop music group. Active since the late 1960s, they have sold over 20 million records.

Rublood

Rublood is a metal band from Turin, Italy. Formed in 2010, the group are noted for their dark horror-themed lyrics, pessimistic and misanthropic social commentary, distinctive trademark face paint, dark stage uniforms and physical appearances tha ...

Sailor Free

Sailor Free was conceived in Rome, by four musicians from the citys local scene: drummer Stefano Toni, bassist Alfonso Nini, guitarist Stefano Barelli and singer/keyboardist David Petrosino. Toni was the only member who had previous success, with ...

I Santo California

I Santo California are an Italian musical group founded in 1974. They are best known for their debut single "Tornero" which became an international no. 1 hit in 1975.

Sawthis

The band formed under the original name of Sothis in 2000, however, the band was forced to change their name in 2009 to Sawthis as a result of legal action from USAs black metal band Sothis. The band issued a statement regarding the name change e ...

Skiantos

Skiantos is a comedy punk band from Bologna, Italy, formed in 1975. They have released ten studio albums, two live albums and five compilation albums. They participated in the Gods of Demential festival on January 12, 2007. Roberto" Freak” Antoni ...

Spaccanapoli (band)

The band was founded in 1999 by violinist and composer Antonio Fraioli and vocalist Monica Pinto. It was named after Spaccanapoli, a street that crosses the ancient city centre of Naples. In 2004 the band changed its name to Spakka-Neapolis 55.

Spiritual Front

Spiritual Front is a five-part neofolk act from Rome. Its members describe their music as "nihilist suicide pop", although elements of neoclassical and rock music, melancholic folk, as well as tango are prevalent, along with a recurring experimen ...

Splatterpink

Splatterpink is an Italian avant-garde band founded in 1990 by lead singer and bass player Diego DAgata, known as well for being part of Jazzcore duo Testadeporcu. Its extremely original and complex music, surreal and cynical lyrics, has been ahe ...

Templebeat

Templebeat was an Italian industrial rock band. Templebeat began their activity in 1990. The tape compilation "Tribute to PTV" powered by T.O.P.Y.TV Italian semi-official branch of Thee Temple ov Psychic Youth contained their remake of "Ov Power" ...

Tre Allegri Ragazzi Morti

Tre allegri ragazzi morti is an Italian indie rock band formed in Pordenone, Friuli Venezia Giulia, in 1994.

Twenty Four Hours (band)

Twenty Four Hours is an Italian progressive rock band with various influences, including the psychedelic one that is the predominant element. After their first album, strongly encouraged by Nick Saloman and entitled "The Smell of The Rainy Air", ...

Upon This Dawning

Upon This Dawning was an Italian metalcore band from Brescia, founded in 2007. They have released one EP and three studio albums. Their latest album We Are All Sinners was released in April 2014.

The Blues Busters

The Blues Busters was a vocal duo from Jamaica formed in 1960, consisting of Philip James and Lloyd Osbourne Campbell. The Blues Busters was the most consistently popular Jamaican male duo of the early 1960s, and among the Jamaican artists who pe ...

Brick & Lace

Brick & Lace are a Jamaican-American dancehall/R&B musical duo consisting of sisters Nyanda and Nailah Thorbourne. According to Billboard, their name reflects the tough and the soft sides of femininity. Signed to the Geffen label, Brick & Lac ...

The Jamaican Folk Singers

The group was founded by Dr. Olive Lewin in March 1967, originally a group of eight friends with an interest in Jamaican folk songs. The group were invited to play at the funeral of Count Ossie in 1976. By 2012 the group had expanded to 28 member ...

The Africans (band)

"Earth Runnings" / B: "Version" - Star Light City Jamaica 1979 "Final Blow" / B: "Final Blow Pt. 2" - Nura Jamaica "Life In The Ghetto" / B: Ghetto Version - African Records 1980 "Cock Mouth Kill Cock" / Joe Higgs B: "The World Upside Down" - Roo ...

Tristar (band)

Tristar was a local pop-rap band in Almaty, Kazakhstan formed in 1998. The band was started by Inga Ruff and Alina Mandrykina, who worked together at the Almaty-based Channel 31 and the radio station of the same name. They had access to the resou ...

Abana Ba Nasery

Abana Ba Nasery was a musical group from Kenya. The group was led by Shem Tube, backed by Justo Osala and Enos Okola. The group came from Bunyore, Western Province. The group existed in the 1960s and 70s before disbanding. Afterwards Tube and Osa ...

Camp Mulla

Camp Mulla is an alternative hip hop group originating from and based in Nairobi, Kenya. The group rose to prominence with the release of their debut single "Party Dont Stop" on 31 August 2010, with that and their subsequent works earning them a ...

Deux Vultures

Deux Vultures is a musical group in Kenya performing hip hop and pop music. The group consists of two members: Colonel Mustapha real name Daudi Mustapha and Nasty Thomas Konzanga. They grew up in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Like many other Kenyan ar ...