Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Premiata Forneria Marconi

The pioneer of Italian progressive rock bands, Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM) is one of the leaders of the 70's prog movement. PFM developed a style which is uniquely Italian while maintaining links with the rest of the prog worldThe instrumentation is superb with fluid guitar, highly original synthesizer sounds, beautiful violin and flute and ethereal vocals. They were the first Italian group to have success abroad and one of the most important bands in the international progressive rock genre. Read more here