I Pirañas

Real Name:
(Les Pyrañas in France)
Beat and R&B band, composed mostly of French musicians, has worked in Italy from 1967 to 1973. In addition to the job in the recording studios the group accompanied for a certain period Rocky Roberts when The Airedales continued to play with Wess Johnson. After the band split three members of the group formed Working Progress, André Ceccarelli became a well-known jazz drummer, Steve Ferrone who also played with Average White Band has gained international acclaim as a session man, Jean Costa has collaborated with Johnny Halliday as an arranger and the Italian-French arranger & keyboardist Albert Verrecchia, while continuing to work as a composer of film music, has become a successful producer working with artists such as Raffaella Carrà, Alan Sorrenti and Renato Zero.