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Luigi Venegoni

Luigi Venegoni
Country
Italy
Profile
Luigi "Gigi" Venegoni is best known as the guitarist of Arti e Mestieri. He formed Venegoni & Co in 1977 after leaving that group, though he has rejoined them from time to time since. The main peculiarity of Venegoni & Co was to have a very open and democratic structure.
Website
http://venegonieco.com
Related articles (8)
Releases on file (13)
Venegoni & Co. — Canvas Venegoni & Co. — Canvas
(CVS 001, 2017, 2CD)
Arti e Mestieri — Universi Paralleli Arti e Mestieri — Universi Paralleli
(Cramps Records 88875126942, 2015, CD)
Arti & Mestieri — The Live Arti & Mestieri — The Live
(Ma.Ra.Cash Records MRC033, 2013, CD+DVD)
Arti e Mestieri  — Articollezione Arti e Mestieri — Articollezione
(Electromantic ART 403, 2001, CD)
Arti e Mestieri  — Murales Arti e Mestieri — Murales
(Electromantic ART 401, 2001, CD)
Arti e Mestieri  — Live Arti e Mestieri — Live
(Vinyl Magic VM 018, 1990, CD)
Various Artists — 1979: Il Concerto - Omaggio a Demetrio Stratos Various Artists — 1979: Il Concerto - Omaggio a Demetrio Stratos
(Cramps Records 0136532CRA, 1979/2006, 2CD)
Arti e Mestieri  — Quinto Stato Arti e Mestieri — Quinto Stato
(Cramps Records CRSCD 014, 1979/2002, CD)
Venegoni & Co. — Rumore Rosso Vivo Venegoni & Co. — Rumore Rosso Vivo
(Electromantic 9012, 1979/2002, CD)
Venegoni & Co. — Sarabanda Venegoni & Co. — Sarabanda
(Cramps CRSCD 020, 1979/2009, CD)
Venegoni & Co. — Rumore Rosso Venegoni & Co. — Rumore Rosso
(Electromantic TJRS1963, 1977/2005, CD)
Arti + Mestieri  — Giro di Valzer per Domani Arti + Mestieri — Giro di Valzer per Domani
(Cramps Records 88843073662, 1975/2014, CD)
Arti e Mestieri  — Tilt - Immagini per un Orecchio Arti e Mestieri — Tilt - Immagini per un Orecchio
(VM 004, 1974/1989, CD)

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