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4.00 | 22 ratings | 1 reviews | 36% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2020

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Anthem for a Child (5:23)
2. A Taste of Winter (5:00)
3. Feelin' (4:10)
4. Crimson Moon (5:05)
5. Hesperus (8:33)
6. No Reason to Cry (4:49)
7. Nasrid (4:17)
8. Crazy Little Lover (7:42)
9. Slow Colours of Shade (10:41)
10. Child Star (6:41) *

Total Time 62:21

* Vinyl bonus track

Line-up / Musicians

- Riccardo "Ricky" Dal Pane / vocals, guitars, mandolin, percussion
- Andrea "Andy" Palli / drums, percussion
- Stefano "Steve" Olivi / Hammond, piano, synth, Mellotron, Fender Rhodes
- Luca Celotti / bass
- Samuele "Sam" Tesori / flute, harmonica
- Antonino "Woody" Stella / guitars, backing vocals

- Diego Banchero / fretless bass (4,7)
- Natascia Placci / soprano (7,9)
- Jenifer Vargas / soul vocals & backing vocals (4,5,8)

Releases information

Label: Jolly Roger Records
Format: Vinyl (gatefold cover 2LP), CD, Digital
November 20, 2020

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WITCHWOOD Before the Winter ratings distribution

(22 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(36%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(32%)
Good, but non-essential (27%)
Collectors/fans only (5%)
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4 stars Witchwood is back after their fantastic 2016 album Handfull of stars with Before the winter and what a heavy prog ride it is It starts with Anthem for a Child, first tones are set with dark synth tones only to explode with a great Hammond, guitar and flute riff and it sets the tone for the entir ... (read more)

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