Premiata Forneria Marconi

Info about Premiata Forneria Marconi
Country Italy
Added By Mike
16 years ago
Base Genre
1969-1977 Rock
1978 Jazz
1980-2017 Rock
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8.1 x13
Italian Symphonic Technical Prog Album Oriented Rock/Jazz
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20 users rate this artist 7.0 or better, nobody rates it lower. 13 users think it is prog, one user thinks it is merely related to prog and nobody thinks that it's not prog. show details
Track Statistics The database currently contains 107 studio tracks by Premiata Forneria Marconi.
Track durations range from 1m 10s to 11m 06s, averaging at 5m 19s with a standard deviation of 1m 48s.
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Review by Dirk 15 years ago <Permalink>
Premiata Forneria Marconi - Storia Di Un Minuto 1972
9.1
Prog-Related
With Impressioni di settembre this album starts out with the best italian prog track i know until now. It's really a killer but not very representative of the tracks this band would be making in the future. e Festa is also a very good track. the guitar riff here is reminiscent of Led Zeppelin(Communication break down). thx to Antennas for pointing this out.

Beginning with track 4 the band is moving to more mellow and jazzy rock. All the tracks are at least good and Carozza is very good.

Overall their sophomore effort Per un Amico seems to be in higher esteem than this one.I agree that i if you compare tracks 4-7 with Per un Amico, Per un Amico is better. It's just that the first 3 tracks here are so good that this is my favorite.
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Comment by Dirk
Premiata Forneria Marconi - Per Un Amico 1972
8.4
Prog-Related
Great album, the last track definitely falls short. Generale and Per un amico are the best tracks here.
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Per Un Amico 1972
 #1

8.8 x17
Italian Symphonic Experimental Prog Rock
Storia Di Un Minuto 1972
 #2

8.6 x14
Italian Symphonic Technical Prog Rock
L'isola di niente 1974
 #3

8.7 x9
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Chocolate Kings 1975
 #4

8.2 x5
Italian Symphonic Technical Prog Album Oriented Rock
Jet Lag 1977
 #5

8.1 x4
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Photos Of Ghosts 1973
 #6

7.9 x4
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
The World Became the World 1974
 #7

8.6 x2
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Passpartù 1978
 #8

7.1 x3
Italian Symphonic Prog Jazz/Rock
Dracula Opera Rock 2005
 #9

7.0 x2
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Emotional Tattoos 2017
 #10

8.0 x1
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Come Ti Va in Riva alla Città 1981
 #11

6.0 x1
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
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Emotional Tattoos 2017
 3 years ago
rushfan4
8.0
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Per Un Amico 1972
 5 years ago
rushfan4
8.5
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
L'isola di niente 1974
 6 years ago
Jozef47
9.8
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Per Un Amico 1972
 6 years ago
Jozef47
9.6
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Per Un Amico 1972
 6 years ago
Jozef47
9.6
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Photos Of Ghosts 1973
 8 years ago
rushfan4
7.8
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Storia Di Un Minuto 1972
 8 years ago
rushfan4
8.7
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Per Un Amico 1972
 8 years ago
rushfan4
8.5
Italian Symphonic Prog Rock
Per Un Amico 1972
 8 years ago
Lofcaudio
8.3
Italian Prog Rock