Los Twist

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Los Twist
La Dicha en Movimiento.jpg
Album cover La Dicha en Movimiento
Background information
Origin Argentina
Years active 1982 - 1988
1991 - 2012
Associated acts Fabiana Cantilo, Hilda Lizarazu, Charly García, Suéter
Past members
  • Pipo Cipolatti
  • Fabiana Cantilo
  • Daniel Melingo
  • Gonzalo Palacios
  • Eduardo Cano
  • Polo Corbella
  • Camilo Iezzi
  • Rolo Rossini

Los Twist was an Argentine rock group formed on March 30, 1982, in Buenos Aires. His music was inspired rockabilly of the 1950s and lyrics contained furtes political statements disguised with humor. Officially separated on April 30, 2012.[1]

Among his most famous songs are: Pensé que se trataba de cieguitos, El rockabilly de los narcisos, Ricardo Rubén, El estudiante, Estoy herido, etc.

Members of Los Twist[edit]

  • Pipo Cipolatti (guitar and voice)
  • Daniel Melingo (guitar)
  • Fabiana Cantilo (vocals: first 2 albums)
  • Eduardo Cano (bass: first 2 albums)
  • Bruno Toppino (drums: first 2 albums)
  • Gonzalo Palacios (wind instruments)
  • Damian Toppino (vocals: third album)
  • Penco y Menendez (vocals 1991-1996)

Discography[edit]

The band started playing in the early 1980s; their albums include:

  • "La dicha en movimiento" (1983),
  • "Cachetazo al vicio" (1984),
  • "La máquina del tiempo" (1985),
  • "Cataratas musicales" (1991),
  • "El álbum" (1993),
  • "Con el 5 en la espalda" (1994)
  • "Explosivo '96" (1995)

Singles[edit]

Some of their hits include: "Pensé que se trataba de cieguitos", "Gustavo Pinto tiene vitiligo" and "Ritmo colocado", "Jugando hula-hula" from "La dicha en movimiento" "El hombre de la barra de hielo" (1983) and "El estudiante" from "Cataratas musicales" (1991).

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