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Le Orme


Rock Progressivo Italiano

4.25 | 1047 ratings

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5 stars Le Orme's 1973 album "Felona e Sorona" is a masterpiece of Italian progressive rock and an absolute must-listen for any fan of the genre. From start to finish, this album takes the listener on a journey through a mystical world of soaring melodies, intricate harmonies, and complex instrumentation. Along with a fantastic concept.

The album opens with the hauntingly beautiful "Sospesi nell'incredibile," featuring ethereal vocals and a lush keyboard arrangement. One of the best tracks the band ever wrote. The following track, "Felona," is a true highlight of the album, showcasing the band's incredible innovative songwriting. The interplay between the bass guitar and keyboards is simply breathtaking here and throughout the album., while the intricate time signatures and shifting dynamics keep the listener engaged throughout.

Other highlights of the album include the dreamy "La solitudine di chi protegge il mondo," which features beautiful vocal harmonies and a memorable melody, and the song "Ritorno al nulla," which builds to a stunning crescendo with its driving rhythm and searing solos.

The track L'Equilbrio is another standout moment on the album. the song is able to create many moods and emotions and pull the listener in. The keyboards are also amazing on this track. Some great vocals too.

Overall, "Felona e Sorona" is a triumph of progressive rock music. Le Orme's virtuosic musicianship, intricate compositions, and thoughtful lyrics make this album a true masterpiece. The band's arrangements of the keyboards and beautiful vocals adds a unique and ethereal quality to the music, creating a sound that is both otherworldly and deeply moving.

While the album may not be as well-known as some of the other classic progressive rock albums of the era, it is undoubtedly one of the finest examples of the genre. If you're a fan of bands like Yes, Genesis, or other Italian prog bands, then "Felona e Sorona" is an absolute must-have for your collection.

In conclusion, Le Orme's "Felona e Sorona" is a five-star album that deserves a place in any serious prog lover's collection. From start to finish, the album is a stunning showcase of the band's incredible talent and creativity, and remains a timeless classic of Italian progressive rock. Highly recommended!

VanDerProg | 5/5 |


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