Index about italo

Contents

Chapter 1: The early years: 1978-1982

Chapter 2: 1983- 1985 The experimental years

Chapter 3: 1986 - 1988 The commercial years

Chapter 4: 1988-1992 House and Euro Beat

Chapter 5: 1992 -1993: Melody is coming back

Chapter 6: 1994 -1998: Worldwide success for Italian Euro Dance     

Chapter 7: 1999 - 2006: New musical directions

Chapter 8: 2006 -2012: Music industry decline

Chapter 9: Story of I Venti d'Azzurro

Chapter 10: House music and Italo disco

Chapter 11: Italo and pop music

Chapter 12: Italo Disco from other countries

•          Holland

•          Germany

•          Spain

•          Canada

•          Belgium

Chapter 13: Italo played by radiostations

Chapter 14: Distribution companies and connections

•          Discomagic- Milano

•          CGD-Milano

•          II Discotto-Milano

•          Dig It (International)- Milano

•          Panarecord- Milano/Roma

•          Non Stop Distribuzione - Milano

•          New Music International - Milano

•          Venus Distribuzione Italia-Milano

•          Many Records - Milano

•          Ala Bianca - Modena

•          Self Distribuzione-Milano

•          Level One- Milano

•          Baby Records - Milano

•          Irma Group- Bologna

•          Expanded Music- Bologna

•          Energy Production - Roma/Milano

•          Antibe Music-Roma

•          Flying Records- Napoli/Milano

•          Best Record- Roma

•          Durium Records - Milano

•          ZAC Music-Milano

•          SAIFAM Group - Lugagnano (Verona) and Bomb distribution - Milano

Chapter 15: Producer Teams or Producer(s)

•          Mauro Farina -GiulianoCrivellente

•          Roberto Turatti - Miki Chieregato

•          Fulvio Zafret - Claudio Zennaro - Sergio Portaluri

•          Aldo Martinelli - Fabrizio Gatto

•          Peter and Paul Micioni

•          Davide Zambelli and Walter Verdi

•          Luciano Ninzatti- Stefano Pulga

•          Robyx-Roberto Zanetti

•          Lino & Pino Nicolosi

•          Giacomo Maiolini

•          Graziano Pegoraro

•          Gianfranco Bortolotti

•          Marco Tansini

•          CelsoValli

•          Gaznevada (Ciro Pagano - Stefano Mazzaviliani) / Datura

•          Tony Carrasco

•          AlessandroZanni -Stefano Cundari

•          Claudio Cattafesta - Sandro Oliva - Gino Caria

•          La Bionda

•          Claudio Cecchetto

•          Dario Raimondi - Alvaro Ugolini

•          Sergio dall'Ora

•          Andrea Leonardi- BrattSinclaire

•          Laurent Gelmetti - Laurent G. Newfield

•          Giancarlo Pasquini - Aleph - Dave Rodgers

•          Pierluigi Giombini

•          Gazebo- Paul Mazzolini

•          Sandy Dian

•          Kirlian Camera - Angelo Bergamini

•          Claudio Accatino - Federico Rimonti

•          Riccardo Ballerini

•          RinoFacchinetti-Ryn' O

•          Stefano Castagna

•          Fabrizio Baldoni- Bruno Rosselini

•          Maurizio Bassi

•          Giancarlo Meo

•          Danilo Bastoni-Dino Melotti-Gianni Salvatori

•          Steve Eden and Paul James - Stefano Gentili and Paolo Giannini

•          MarzioBenelli

•          AldodeScalzi

•          Ruggero Penazzo

•          Julio Ferrarin

•          Rene d'Herin

•          MarcelloCatalano

•          Massimo Gabutti

•          Sfefano Secchi

•          Tom Hooker

•          Franco Rago & Gigi Farina

•          Davide Riva & Larry Pignagnoli

•          Luigi Stanga

•          Pieradis Rossini

•          Paola Peroni

•          Pierre Feroldi

•          Roberto Gallo Salsotto

•          Maurizio Braccagni

•          Giorgio and Andrea Prezioso

•          Gigi d'Agostino

•          Molella

•          Fargetta

•          CO.RO

•          Roby Arduini

•          Giorgio Spagna

•          Gigi Maini

•          Mario Boncaldo

•          ClaudioCollino

•          Matteo Bonsanto

•          Max Moroldo- Massimiliano Moroldo

•          ManlioCangelli

•          Valerio Semplici, Mirko Limoni & Daniele Davoli

•          RaffTodesco

•          Kynsha and Vimi (or Violante)

•          ClaudioSimonetti

•          DJ Cerla

•          Digital Boy

•          Giorgio Dolce

•          Enzo Vallicelli- EnnioTricomi

•          Oderso Rubini and Luca Orioli

•          (Danny) Evans and (Tommy) Fisher

•          Albert One-Alberto Carpani

•          MaxCoveri

•          Guerrino Galli and Piero Bevitori

•          Gianluca Bergonzi and Giancarlo Pellingheili

•          Sangy- Maurizio Sangineti

•          Marco Bresiani and Paolo Gemma

•          Chapter 16: Singers /Vocalists

•          Aida Cooper

•          Celeste Johnson

•          Taleesa

•          Albert One

•          Jimmy McFoy

•          Gwen Annty

•          Clara Moroni

•          Silvio Pozzoli

•          Simona Zanini

•          Vince Lancini

•          Mauro Farina

•          Orlando Johnson

•          Ken Laszlo- Gianni Coraini

•          Sandy Chambers

•          Antonella Pepe

•          Angela Parisi

•          Glenn White

•          Gary Low

•          Miko Mission

•          Alexia

•          Tom Hooker

•          Fred Ventura - Federico di Bonaventura

•          Linda Wesley

•          Ivana Spagna

•          AntonelloGabelli

•          George Aaron

•          Naimy Hackett

•          Dora Carofiglio

•          Roberta Bacciolo

•          Luigi Venegoni

•          Stefaniadal Pino

•          Romano Bais

•          Annerley Gordon-Ann Lee

•          William Naraine- Double You

•          Giancarlo Pasquini - Dave Rodgers

•          Nathalie Aarts

•          Elena Gobbi

•          Gino Caria

•          Sabrina (Salerno)

•          Vivien Vee

•          Sandy Marton

 

Chapter 17: Recording Studio's

•          Factory Sound Studio- Lugangnano (Verona)

•          Studio Vimodrome - Milano

•          Logic Studio-Milano

•          Gianburrasca Studio - Milano

•          Studio Emme - Firenze

•          Rimini Studio's and Heaven Studio- Rimini

•          Palace Recording Studio - Udine

•          Harlequin Studio - Mantova

•          Domino Studio - Sound & Vision Studio - Mantova          

•          Casablanca Recordings- Massa Carrara

•          Regson Studio - Milano

•          Watermelon Studio - Rimini

•          Studio G(enova) - Genova

•          Time Records Studio - Brescia

•          Sandy's Recording Studio

•          CGD/ldea Recording Studio-Milano

•          Fonoprint Studio- Bologna

•          Scaccomatto Studio- Lavagna (Genova)

•          Studio Mestre 77 - Mestre (Venezia)

•          G7 Recording Studio-Torino

•          Bliss Team Recording Studio-Torino

•          Ritmo & Blu Studio- Pozzolengo (Brescia)

•          Morning Studio-Milano

•          Live Music Studio-Alessandria

•          Santanna Recording Studios - Castelfranco Emilia (Modena)

•          Hanguria Studio

•          Media Records Studio

•          DJ Movement Studio- Brescia

•          Nicolosi Studio-near Milano

Chapter 18: Instruments used

Chapter 19: Italo Disco in the hitparade and charts