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Real/full name:
Norberto Aníbal Napolitano
54 (born Mar 10th, 1950)
Feb 24th, 2005
Died of:
Motorbike accident
Place of birth:
Argentina (Santa Isabel, Santa Fe)


A native of the middle-class La Paternal neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Pappo started playing the guitar at the age of ten, and became active in Argentine rock since its beginnings; Pappo was a force in its transition from English to Spanish as guitarist of Los Gatos, the first rock band to enter the mainstream charts in Argentina. He also played in the first incarnation of cult band Los Abuelos ...


Pappo has payed as session musician or guest in albums from Almendra, Moris, Billy Bond y La Pesada del Rock and Roll, Luis Alberto Spinetta, Pedro y Pablo, David Lebón, Pajarito Zaguri, Celeste Carballo, Sandra y Celeste, Los Guarros, Javier Martinez, Durazno de Gala, Los Perros, Ratones Paranoicos, Deacon Jones, Niquel, El Tri, Patrulha do Espaço, Juanse, Don Vilanova, Andrés Calamaro, Gabriel ...


Guitars, Vocals (1976-1977, 1978)


As Norberto "Pappo" Napolitano:
Guitars, Vocals (1986)

Conexión Nº 5

Guitars (1968)

Hoy no es Hoy

As Norberto "Pappo" Napolitano:
Guitars, Vocals (1986-1987)

1987 Diabólico plan / Corcel de acero (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1987 Plan diabólico Guitars, Vocals

Los Abuelos de la Nada

Guitars, Vocals (1967-1968)

Los Gatos

Guitars (1969-1970)

Pappo's Blues

Guitars, Vocals (1970-1975, 1977-1979, 1980, 1992-2005)

Patrulha do Espaço

Guitars (1985)

1985 Patrulha 85 (EP) Guitars


As Norberto "Pappo" Napolitano:
Vocals, Guitars (1980-1984, 1985-1986, 1990-1993, 1995-1998, 2001, 2004-2005)

1981 Ruedas de metal Vocals, Guitars (lead)
1981 Macadam 3...2...1...0... Vocals, Guitars
1982 Contenidos Vocals, Guitars
1983 En acción (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1985 VII Guitars, Vocals
1985 Elena X / La espada sagrada (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1985 Aleación (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1987 Riff 'n Roll (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Zona de nadie Vocals, Guitars
1992 Riff: La historia (Volumen 2) (Video) Vocals, Guitars
1992 Riff: La historia (Volumen 1) (Video) Vocals, Guitars
1995 Paladium '86 (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1996 En vivo (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1996 En vivo en Obras (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
1997 Que sea rock Guitars, Vocals
2005 La historia. 25 años de rock (Volumen 2) (Video) Vocals, Guitars
2005 La historia. 25 años de rock (Volumen 1) (Video) Vocals, Guitars
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Widow Maker

As Norberto "Pappo" Napolitano:
Guitars, Vocals (1988-1989)

1989 Widow Maker (EP) Vocals, Guitars

La Renga

Guitars (2004)


Guitars (1968)


As Pappo Napolitano:
Guitars (1983-1984)

Claudio Marciello

As Norberto "Pappo" Napolitano:

2001 Puesto en marcha Vocals (track 9)


As Pappo Napolitano:

1997 Vence Guitars (track 13)


1983 Luchando por el metal Guitars (lead) (track 9)
2015 Homenaje (Obras / MCMXCVI) (Live album) Guitars (track 11)
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