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A popular progressive rock band in the s, they continued making music in the s and s. Recently, they were still active, playing live in and at NEARfest. Their charismatic frontman, Francesco Di Giacomodied in They later recorded their eponymous debut album insoon to be followed by Darwin!
The most prominent features of their sound Redemption Song - Bob Marley & The Wailers - Uprising the complex textures provided by the piano, Hammond organ and synthesizers played by the Nocenzi brothers, along with the vocals of former frontman Francesco Di Giacomo. A careful balance of electronic and acoustic instruments, with the use of reeds played by some of the members of the band, in addition to their usual instrumentmade Banco's sound increasingly original and innovative, with a In Volo - Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso - Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso of rock, jazz and classical music which did not, however, forsake the Italian melodic tradition.
Proving popular in Italy and becoming known abroad, the band signed with Manticore Records together with the Premiata Forneria Marconi. In Banco was In Volo - Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso - Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso , a collection of translated songs together with new material, targeting the international market. Come in un'ultima cena was also translated as As in a Last Supper. The late s saw Banco del Mutuo Soccorso going in new directions, with a film soundtrack in 's Garofano rosso and recordings with an orchestra in 's They changed their name to the simplified Banco.
The s saw Banco's musical direction change towards lighter pop and shorter songs, producing some hits. This is due to the limited success they had abroad with their albums with English lyrics also due to the shutdown of Manticore inwhich led to the decision to exploit Di Giacomo's remarkable vocal gifts with more marketable songs. Gianni Nocenzi left the band for a solo career. Other members came and went.
In the s Trzeba - Ry23 - Magiczne Pióro now back to using the longer name, they started playing their s material again.
They performed unplugged versions of their songs live and re-recorded their first albums. New material was also produced. On 21 FebruaryFrancesco di Giacomo died in a car accident, in Zagaroloat the age of In September some Italian newspapers claimed that the band has taken on Tony D'Alessio, best known from the Italian edition of X-Factoras the new lead singer.
On 13 Januarya press release announced that a new album called "Transiberiana" will be released in April. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
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