Italian Rock & New Wave band, formed in Florence in 1980. The name "LITFIBA" is an acronym created with the old telex system "Iricon": L -> fixed character of Iricon system IT -> Italy FI -> Florence (Firenze) BA -> Bardi: (the street address "Via dei Bardi", number 32, where the band's first jam room was located). Line-up: Piero Pelù - Voice (1980-1999, 2009-present) Ghigo Renzulli - Guitars (1980-present) Former Members: Gianluigi Cavallo (Cabo) - Voice (1999-2006) Filippo Margheri - Voice (2008-2009) Gianni Maroccolo - Bass (1980-1989, 2013) Roberto Terzani - Bass, Keyboards (1990-1999, 2008-2009) Daniele Bagni - Bass (1994-1999, 2010-2012) Gianluca Venier (Janlu) - Bass (2000-2011) Antonio Aiazzi - Keyboards (1980-1996, 2003-2006, 2013) Mauro Sabbione - Keyboards (2000-2001, 2010) Federico Sagona - Keyboards (2010-2012) Francesco Calamai - Drums (1980-1982) Renzo Franchi - Drums Luca de Benedictis (Ringo De Palma) - Drums (1983-1989) (died from heart failure, 01/06/1990) Daniele Trambusti - Drums (1990-1992) Franco Caforio - Drums (1993-1999) Ugo Nativi - Drums Gianmarco Colzi - Drums (2001-2008) Pino Fidanza - Drums (2009-2012) Luca Martelli - Drums Session Members: Sergio Pani - Sax Velemir Vedma - Violin Francesco Magnelli - Piano\Keyboards Federico Poggipollini - Rhythm guitar Candelo Cabezas - Percussion
Litfiba is an Italian rock-band formed in Florence in early 1980. The band evolved from British-influenced new wave rock to a more personal rock sound influenced by Mediterranean vibes; their songs are mostly sung in Italian.