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THE ITALIANPROG BOOKS

ITALIANPROG
The comprehensive guide to the Italian
progressive music of the 70's
(2022 updated English version)
572 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 - 2022 update)
590 pages, size 8.5" x 11"

on sale on

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for the Italian version)

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R.I.P.

Richard Benson (1955-2022) -
Buon Vecchio Charlie

 

NEW RELEASES

 

    

LP - Cinedelic label reissues for the first time three rare LP's: About time by Ping Pong, Pensando by Flashmen and
Orfeo 2000
by Capricorn College. All the LP's are available in 400 copies on black vinyl and 100 copies on coloured vinyl.

Order from www.cinedelic.bandcamp.com

    
     

Esagono - The full discography is reissued on CD
by Electromantic Japan/Ultra-Vybe

Balletto di Bronzo - New LP
Balletto di Bronzo plays Beatles.
500 numbered copies only sold by the Official Beatles Fan club Pepperland
(Info on the Balletto di Bronzo Facebook page)

Also available on CD with 4 bonus live tracks on Sol & Deneb label

Osanna - Out now on Ma.Ra.Cash the new album
Il diedro del Mediterraneo.
The CD also contains a DVD with the docu-film Osannaples by M.Deborah Farina

LP/CD - On Black Widow Il pianeta della verità, an album with the 1972 recordings by Il Giro Strano, (partly already released on CD only in 1992);
the LP is available in standard edition or in a limited 100 copies version (different gatefold cover, poster, booklet and CD)

 

LP/CD - Out on Mellow Records a new remastered issue of the
first and only album by La Compagnia Digitale with Ciro Perrino (Celeste).
LP issue is on red/gold vinyl

 

LP - Out on the Korean label Merry Go Round the first ever LP reissue of the
first and only album by La Famiglia degli Ortega from 1973, on black or orange vinyl

 

CD - On Sale Music reissues on CD the first album by La Bottega dell'Arte
with two bonus tracks from the ultrarare 1974 single Addio/Notturno per noi

 

Premiata Forneria Marconi - New album out on InsideOut, I dreamed of electric sheep, on LP and CD

 

Spirale - From the Dialogo label the first official LP reissue of the eponymous 1974 album

Rovescio della Medaglia - On Jolly Roger label out soon La Bibbia - 50th Anniversary
on CD and LP (standard black vinyl or limited 100 copies silver vinyl issue)
can be preordered from the Jolly Roger website

 

CD - On the Ma.Ra.Cash label, in 500 copies limited pressing
Caronte 50 years later by The Trip, a remake of the historical 1971 album

 

LP - On Black Widow in standard black vinyl or numbered 66 copies issue with marbled vinyl
Foreste interstellari, a new album by Hunka Munka

 

 

Sony Music has a new series of vinyl reissues
with many masterpieces of the Italian Prog era.
All in 500 copies numbered issues with coloured vinyl,
only available from the Discoteca Laziale website

The complete listing:

1.
Banco del Mutuo Soccorso
Darwin
7.
Perigeo
Azimut
2.
Premiata Forneria Marconi
Per un amico
8.
Area
Caution radiation area
3.
Area
Arbeit macht frei
 
4.
Il Rovescio della Medaglia
Contaminazione
 
5.
Napoli Centrale
Napoli Centrale
 
6.
Franco Battiato
Pollution
 

 

From Universal Music a new series of vinyl reissues
including the classics of the Italian Prog
Available on standard black vinyl, limited coloured vinyl
and limited white label test pressing issues

The complete listing:

1.
Balletto di Bronzo
Ys
9.
Jumbo
Vietato ai minori di 18 anni?
2.
Locanda delle Fate
Forse le lucciole non si amano più
10.
L'Uovo di Colombo
L'Uovo di Colombo
3.
Le Orme
Collage
11.
Baricentro
Sconcerto
4.
Latte e Miele
Passio secundum Mattheum
12.
Gruppo d'Alternativa
Ipotesi
5.
Sensations' Fix
Finest finger
13.
Madrugada
Madrugada
6.
De De Lind
Io non so da dove vengo...
14.
Stradaperta
Maida Vale
7.
Saint Just
Saint Just
15.
Grosso Autunno
Grosso Autunno
8.
Ibis
Ibis
16.
Banco del Mutuo Soccorso
Come in un'ultima cena
  + 7" single
Le Orme
Sguardo verso il cielo


 

 

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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