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New Trolls
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New Trolls is an Italian progressive rock band, known for their fusion of rock and classical music. The group was formed in the mid-60s from a previous band called The Trolls; original members were Vittorio De Scalzi (guitar, vocals), Nico Di Palo (guitar, vocals), Mauro Chiarugi (keyboards), Giorgio D'Adamo (bass, vocals), and Gianni Belleno (drums, vocals). After two albums of Hendrix-inflected psychedelic rock, they released Concerto Grosso per i New Trolls (1971), a highly regarded fusing of rock and classical music. By 1973, tensions led to a split, with De Scalzi and Di Palo going different ways and struggling over ownership of the band's name. De Scalzi released a few more albums with the New Trolls name, while Di Palo worked with Tritons and Ibis; the two halves reconciled and resumed activity in 1975. The band has continued intermittently since then with numerous personnel changes. De Scalzi has been the constant, sometimes with Di Palo, who also formed Il Mito New Trolls.
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New Trolls — Concerto Grosso - The Seven Seasons New Trolls — Concerto Grosso - The Seven Seasons
(Aerostella 0182912 AER, 2007, CD)
New Trolls — America O.K. New Trolls — America O.K.
(Arcangelo ARC-7201, 1983/2007, CD)
New Trolls — FS New Trolls — FS
(BTF VMCD147, 1981/2010, CD)
New Trolls — New Trolls New Trolls — New Trolls
(Arcangelo ARC-7139, 1979/2005, CD)
New Trolls — Aldebaran New Trolls — Aldebaran
(Warner Bros WQCP-368, 1978/2006, CD)
New Trolls — Concerto Grosso No. 2 New Trolls — Concerto Grosso No. 2
(Hae-Dong-009, 1976/1994, CD)
New Trolls — L.I.V.E.N.T. New Trolls — L.I.V.E.N.T.
(Si Wan SRM-2008, 1976/1993, CD)
New Trolls — Tempi Dispari New Trolls — Tempi Dispari
(Si Wan SRMC-2006, 1974/1994, CD)
N.T. — Atomic System N.T. — Atomic System
(Vinyl Magic VM 060, 1973/1994, CD)
Nico / Gianni / Frank / Maurizio — Canti d'Innocenza - Canti d'Esperienza Nico / Gianni / Frank / Maurizio — Canti d'Innocenza - Canti d'Esperienza
(Vinyl Magic VM CD 094, 1973/2004, CD)
New Trolls — Searching for a Land New Trolls — Searching for a Land
(BTF VMCD139, 1972/2009, CD)
New Trolls — UT New Trolls — UT
(BTF VMCD138, 1972/2009, CD)
New Trolls — Concerto Grosso per i New Trolls New Trolls — Concerto Grosso per i New Trolls
(L'Espresso, 1971/2014, CD)
New Trolls — New Trolls New Trolls — New Trolls
(Fonit CDLP 422, 1970/1991, CD)
New Trolls — Senza Orario Senza Bandiera New Trolls — Senza Orario Senza Bandiera
(Warner Bros 3984 26611-2, 1968/1999, CD)

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