Kevin Bryan’s record reviews
PFM,”Paper Charms” (Esoteric Records)­ PFM were the first Italian rock band to make a major impact on record buyers in the English speaking world and this fine audio­visual package offers an absorbing introduction to their complex,classically influenced sound. The contents bring together all the recordings that the prog rockers made for the BBC during their creative heyday in the mid seventies,including two complete “In Concert” performances and a selection of extracts from the late lamented “Old Grey Whistle Test,”including renditions of such cerebral crowd-pleasers as “Four Holes in the Ground” and “Mr.Nine ‘till Five.”

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