Roberta Gnesato

Date of birth:

1968-12-03

Profession:

my profession is mother all time and art direction of Strillo Strano, Rock Italy and Musica Follia (web magazine) sites

Address:

I live very happy in Italy, in Lonigo (a little town near the wonderfull Venice)

E-Mail address:

Roberta@strillostrano.com

Homepage:

http://www.strillostrano.com

Describe your way to Heavy Metal:

I listen this music until from the 80ies, has known my husband that sang with a big metal group that I don't want to reveal and with him I have seen all the best Italian and international Heavy Metal bands.

How and when did you become a collector?

The metal rock is my passion, i have many happy memories, each albums is a beautiful memory.

What kind of stuff do you collect?

All stuff, also metal magazines, books, photographs, tickets, toys...

Which styles do you collect?

I prefer the Cassic Metal, Melodic Power, Prog, Hard Rock and AOR too.

How big is your collection?

I have beyond 800 vinyls, 300 Cd's and 240 original demotapes.

Where do you buy?

I buy the albums in the shops, from friends and in the conventions/market of the rare vinyls all around in Italy.

Your favourite records (by heart or value):

My most value albums are:
X-Hero - "Same"1987
Hallowed - "Same"1986
Maline - "Same"1982
Serena - "Same"1984
Dark Lord - "Same"1984
Backfire - "Outlaw Emotions"1991
Motley Crue - "Too fast.." Leathur records
August Redmoon - "Fools are..."
Scorpions - "Virgin killer"original cover
Virgin Steele - "Guardians of the flame"
and many other like Stampede, Girl, White Spirit, Tormè, Fist, Angel Witch, UFO, MSG,...

Do you trade / buy / sell?

interest me trade for my personal collection and sell all records in my shop www.rockitaly.com/vinilexxxfollia/shop/shop.htm

Any famous last words?

Collectors visit my site devoted to the Italian metal albums and write me, send me your want/sale lists!