Massimo Machetti

Date of birth:



Florence Italy

E-Mail address:


Describe your way to Heavy Metal:

I started with Maiden in the earliest 90s...I understood at that time that HM would have become my only way to live. My favouriste since several years are MANOWAR.

How and when did you become a collector?

I started immediately to buy records (money aren't always enough!); so am I a collectori?

What kind of stuff do you collect?

Lps, Cds, shirts, patches and all the rest about my favourite bands.

Which styles do you collect?

U.S. Metal and U.S. hard rock/aor upon all!

How big is your collection?

i think it\'s about 1000 originals and a two hunded CDr/mc. (in terms of titles)

Where do you buy?

Shops and conventions here in Italy, otherwise at the Metalboerse, in Muchen.

Your favourite records (by heart or value):

half heart & half value:
- Manowar "Into glory ride" (Underworld Records)
- Adramelch "Irae Melanox"
- Fifth Angel "Fifth Angel"
- Ruffians "Ruffians"
- Gargoyle "Gargoyle"
- Pantera "Power Metal"
- Europe "The final countdown"
- Riot "Thundersteel"
- Candlemass "Nightfall"
- Viper "Soldiers of sunrise"

Do you trade / buy / sell?

oh yeah

Any famous last words?

SAMURAI, by the sword you live to die!!! My E-Zine: