Renowned italian keyboard player Paolo Iannattone has joined The Tirith. Paolo originally from southern Italy has been in touch with the band since late 2014, but moved to the UK in February 2016 . Paolo has been playing keyboards since 1979 and has appeared on over 50 recordings, previously playing with Vinnie Colaiuta, Abraham Laboiel, Sonny Thompson and Michael Baker. He arranged original soundtrack of the italian blockbuster movie ‘Sole a catinelle” with Checco Zalone. Paolo will play his first gig with the band at Shakespeares in Sheffield on Sat 16th April.
TALES FROM THE TOWER
The Tirith album TALES FROM THE TOWER was released on 30th September 2015. It can be ordered via Bandcamp.com The album is available as a CD with 12 page full colour artwork by Nathan Olsen to be ordered via Bandcamp or as a download.
The Tirith are a cult rock band from the 70s that have somehow found themselves transported by time into the 21st Century.
The band hail originally from Loughborough Leicestershire, where they played as their previous incarnation "Minas Tirith".
The reformed Tirith is a 4 peice current lineup Tim Cox (guitars), Dick Cory (bass and vocals), Carl Nightingale (drums), and Paolo Iannattone (keyboards)
The Tirith features the songs of Tim Cox and Dick Cory. Call the music what you like, Alternative Rock, Progressive Rock, Stadium Rock even Folk Rock at times. The songs are a mixture of older Minas Tirith material and new songs.
Various tracks will stream from here from time to time. Check back and see what is available. Currently streaming on here;