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THE ITALIANPROG BOOKS

ITALIANPROG
The comprehensive guide to the Italian
progressive music of the 70's
(2020 updated English version)
552 pages, size 8.5" x 11"

on sale on

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for the English version)

ITALIANPROG
La guida completa alla musica
progressiva italiana degli anni '70

(Italian version - 2020 update)
572 pages, size 8.5" x 11"

on sale on

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for the Italian version)

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R.I.P.

Danilo Rustici
(Osanna - Uno - Nova - Luna)

 

Armando Piazza

 

BOOKS

Out now the second edition, completely updated and revised, of Promesse d'amore by Davide Motta Frè,
a full-colour 360 page guide to the Italian melodic pop groups of the 70's
(obviously some of them came from progressive or other styles)
Orders from ilconte72@yahoo.it

 

NEW RELEASES

   

LP - The 6T3 label reissues in 500 numbered copies Peace on you by Mack Sigis Porter
and Iceman by I Signori della Galassia

 

LP/CD - A new album, Il principe del regno perduto by Celeste
on Mellow Records, on LP (limited edition on black or light blue vinyl) and CD

 

LP - AMS completes the reissues of Sensations' Fix albums with
The Flying Tapes (on blue vinyl)

 

LP - On La Canzonetta label, for the first time on vinyl (1000 numbered copies)
'Ngazzate nire by Napoli Centrale, only issued on CD in 1994

 

CD/LP - On Cosmorecord a limited edition CD and LP reissue of
Una storia senza fine..., by the Calabrian group Genstella, a rare cassette-only release from 1982

 

CD - On M.P.Records the new CD by Pierpaolo Bibbò,
Razza umana

 

Cosmorecord issues on EP+CD Dedicato ai Pink Floyd
with unreleased recordings from 1977-78 by La Cellula Generatrice

 

   

 
 

From Universal Music a new series of vinyl reissues
including the classics of the Italian Prog
First releases:
Ys by Il Balletto di Bronzo,
Forse le lucciole non si amano più
by Locanda delle Fate,
Collage by Le Orme
Passio secundum Mattheum by Latte e Miele,
Finest finger by Sensations' Fix,
Io non so da dove vengo... by De De Lind,
Saint Just by Saint Just,
and the single Sguardo verso il cielo by Le Orme

 

Sony Music presents the new Numero Uno
Among the new reissues the compilation Collezione Numero Uno

 

Arturo Stalteri - The Soave label releases the LP From Ajanta to Lhasa
unreleased album recorded in 1979

on black (200 copies) and red vinyl (100 copies)

 

Rovescio della Medaglia - the new live Contaminazione 2.0
comes out on LP (black vinyl or limited edition orange vinyl) and CD (with 3 bonus tracks)
on Jolly Roger Records

 

LP - First ever release for It's an old dream,
an unreleased album recorded in 1976 by Nuova Idea

on the Progressivamente label in the De Agostini Prog Rock Italiano series

 

 

LP / CD From Warner Music two Live in Japan sets by
Patrizio Fariselli Area Open Project and Arti & Mestieri

on CD/DVD and in a limited 500 copies pressing
especially made for the Record Store Day 2020

 

Claudio Simonetti's Goblin - On LP, CD and limited box set the 2020 remake
of Profondo rosso (45th anniversary), on Deep Red label

 

 

PHOTO SPECIALS:

AREA LIVE - Photos from the 2013 tour


LE RADICI DEL ROCK 2012


PROG EXHIBITION 2011

RARE RECORDS VALUES

Published on John's Classic Rock the
Borsino dei Dischi di Prog Italiano anni '70

with the current average prices of the Italian prog rarest vinyls

 

 

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