Rimini (album)

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Rimini
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Studio album by Fabrizio De André
Released March 31, 1978
Genre Folk, rock
Length 40 min 29 s
Label Ricordi
BMG
Producer Tony Mimms
Fabrizio De André chronology
Volume 8
(1975)
Rimini
(1978)
Fabrizio De André
(1981)
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Allmusic 4.5/5 stars link

Rimini is an album released by Italian singer/songwriter Fabrizio De André. It was first issued in 1978 on Ricordi and then re-released by BMG. The songs were written by Fabrizio De André and Massimo Bubola.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Rimini" (4:08)
  2. "Volta la carta" (3:49)
  3. "Coda di lupo" (5:24)
  4. "Andrea" (5:31)
  5. "Tema di Rimini" (1:52)
  6. "Avventura a Durango" (4:51)
  7. "Sally" (4:49)
  8. "Zirichiltaggia" (2:18)
  9. "Parlando del naufragio della London Valour" (4:41)
  10. "Folaghe" (2:58)

All songs were written by Fabrizio De André and Massimo Bubola, apart "Avventura a Durango", based on music of "Romance in Durango" by Bob Dylan and Jacques Levy.

"Parlando del naufragio della London Valour" ("Talking [about] the sinking of the London Valour") is about a shipwreck in April 1970 when a gale drove a British cargo ship, SS London Valour, onto the harbour mole at Genoa with the loss of 20 lives.

Personnel[edit]

  • Fabrizio De André - Guitars, Vocals
  • Mario Battaini - Accordion
  • Giuliano Bernardi - Mandolin
  • Giuliano Bernicchi - Trumpet
  • Virginio Bianchi - Ocarina and Bassoon
  • Attilio Casiero - Mandolin
  • Bruno Crovetto - Bass
  • Tullio De Piscopo - Drums
  • Lella Esposito - Voices
  • Sergio Farina - Guitars
  • Dori Ghezzi - Voices
  • Vincenzo La Puma - Lyric tenor
  • Riccardo Pellegrino - Violin
  • Mario Pomarico - Ocarina and Bassoon
  • Vanda Radicchi - Voices
  • Gian Piero Reverberi - Keyboards
  • Gilverto Zilioli - Guitars
  • Marco Zoccheddu - Guitars