Winter Severity Index
Winter Severity Index are:
Simona Ferrucci - voice, guitar, bass guitar, synth programming
Alessandra Romeo - synth and Keyboards.
On Stage: Giovanni Staccone - bass guitar.
Winter Severity Index is a New Wave project from Rome, Italy, by Simona Ferrucci, singer, guitarist, composer and songwriter.
It was born in 2009 as a traditional band, formed by four young women. During 2010 the band published a self-released EP, "Winter Severity Index", distributed by AF Music, now sold-out. In the same year and in 2011 the band received lots of good reviews all over Europe and performed gigs in Italy, in Berlin and in Lisbon, at the Graveyard Fest.
In January 2012 the project took the form of a duo, after the decision of two members to leave the band. Simona continued collaborating with Valentina Fanigliulo ( a.k.a. Mushy) .
Simona and Valentina recorded the new EP " Survival Rate", released on May 2013 by Blood Rock Records. The EP, now sold out, has been widely distributed all over the world and collected many of good reviews from music magazines and web-zines.
Now Simona is collaborating with Alessandra Romeo ( ex Cat Fud and Bohemien).
They recorded the first LP of the project, "Slanting Ray", released on April 2014 by Manic Depression and Blood Rock Records, now sold out.
The album was presented in several venues and festivals all over Europe and was mentioned as one of the best New Wave album of the year by many magazines, both in Italy and abroad.
Their second LP Human Taxonomy, released by Manic Depression Records, was recently presented in first preview at the Wave Gothic Treffen in Leipzig receiving a warm welcoming by the audience.
Comments by Winter Severity Index
ma sto bassone?:D