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Strana Officina

Country of origin:
Italy
Location:
Livorno, Tuscany
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1977
Genre:
Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Rock, Life, Feelings
Current label:
Jolly Roger Records
Years active:
1977-1993, 1993-1995, 2006-present
In the early 1970s the Cappanera brothers, Fabio and Roberto, used to play in their father's workshop with their friend Enzo Mascolo. The band, considered one of Italy's first to play heavy metal, officially started in 1977.

The name Strana Officina came from a comment made by police when called to their rehearsal space for noise complaints (on more than one occasion). When the band had been ...
Current
Enzo Mascolo Bass (1977-1993, 1993-1995, 2006-present)
Daniele "Bud" Ancillotti Vocals (1982-1993, 1993-1995, 2006-present)
See also: Ancillotti, Bud Tribe, The NightComers
Rolando "Rola" Cappanera Drums (1993-1995, 2006-present)
See also: ex-Cappanera, Andrea Appino, B.O.B. - Bunch of Bastards, Tres, ex-First Experience
Dario "Kappa" Cappanera Guitars (1993-1995, 2006-present)
See also: Rebel Devil, ex-Cappanera, B.O.B. - Bunch of Bastards
Past
Roberto Cappanera Drums (1977-1993)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Cappanera
Fabio Cappanera Guitars (1977-1993), Vocals (1977-1979)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Cappanera
Sandro La Fratta Keyboards (1977-1979)
Johnny Salani Vocals (1979-1982)
See also: ex-Cappanera, ex-Vis
Marcello Masi Guitars (1982-1986)
(R.I.P. 2002) See also: ex-Bud Tribe, ex-Acquaraggia
Current (Live)
Denis Chimenti Guitars (2019)
Past (Live)
Luciano Toscani Guitars (2010, 2017-?)
See also: Ancillotti, Listeria, ex-Wyvern
Leo Milani Guitars (2018)
See also: Bud Tribe, ex-Sabotage, ex-Machine Messiah, ex-Blind Demon
Enzo Mascolo Bass (1977-1993, 1993-1995, 2006-present)
Daniele "Bud" Ancillotti Vocals (1982-1993, 1993-1995, 2006-present)
See also: Ancillotti, Bud Tribe, The NightComers
Rolando "Rola" Cappanera Drums (1993-1995, 2006-present)
See also: ex-Cappanera, Andrea Appino, B.O.B. - Bunch of Bastards, Tres, ex-First Experience
Dario "Kappa" Cappanera Guitars (1993-1995, 2006-present)
See also: Rebel Devil, ex-Cappanera, B.O.B. - Bunch of Bastards
Roberto Cappanera Drums (1977-1993)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Cappanera
Fabio Cappanera Guitars (1977-1993), Vocals (1977-1979)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Cappanera
Sandro La Fratta Keyboards (1977-1979)
Johnny Salani Vocals (1979-1982)
See also: ex-Cappanera, ex-Vis
Marcello Masi Guitars (1982-1986)
(R.I.P. 2002) See also: ex-Bud Tribe, ex-Acquaraggia
Current
Denis Chimenti Guitars (2019)
Past
Luciano Toscani Guitars (2010, 2017-?)
See also: Ancillotti, Listeria, ex-Wyvern
Leo Milani Guitars (2018)
See also: Bud Tribe, ex-Sabotage, ex-Machine Messiah, ex-Blind Demon
Added by: FallFromGrace Modified by: beer_snob
Added on: 2003-03-01 15:11:49 Last modified on: 2021-10-03 12:56:29