BIOGRAPHIC OF GUIDO & MAURIZIOGUIDO & MAURIZIO DE ANGELIS BELONG TO THE MOST FAMOUS ITALIAN AUTHORS OF INTERNATIONAL FILM SOUNDTRACKS - THEY HAVE WRITTEN MUSIC HISTORY AND LIVED IT.
They have developed the music of unforgettable songs that are famous in Italy and around the world, such as the soundtracks of Bud Spencer and Terrence Hill. They produced so much music that it was necessary to release albums under different pseudonyms so as not to overflow the market such as "Guido & Maurizio De Angelis", "M & G Orchestra", "Dilly Dilly" or "Oliver Onions "; this last name is the one that made them famous and best identifies them.
Four fists for a hallelujah, The angels eat beans, Two like pitch and brimstone, Two out of control, The big one with his alien little one, Banana Joe are just a few of the films whose music and songs have accompanied our lives. Unforgettable is also the music written for television series and cartoons: Furia, Sandokan, Orzowei, Space 1999, Galaxy Express 999, Around the World with Willy Fog, Doraemon and much more.
Oliver Onions has made an important contribution to the history of Italian music over the last 40 years. With millions of records sold and an endless music production that began in the sixties and continues to this day, they have experimented with a variety of musical styles and their songs have climbed the rankings of half of Europe. In 1980, the song "Santamaria" was at the top of the German charts for a long time.
Through their artistic and entrepreneurial activities, they have achieved great success not only in music but also in their role as producers. Many television series were produced by them: Elisa di Rivombrosa, Incantesimo and Il maresciallo Rocca.
On November 29, 2016, they held a big concert at the Laszlo Papp Arena in Budapest, a tribute to the close friend Bud Spencer, who had just passed away. More than 10,500 people participated in this event.