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Richard Barbieri has been Porcupine Tree's keyboard/synthesizer player since 1993 (what started as a studio/home project by Steven Wilson developed into a successful touring band with major label releases and a worldwide profile).

Richard's musical career started at the age of 17 when he joined the band Japan. During the early eighties the band achieved commercial and critical success culminating in the groundbreaking album Tin Drum which stayed in the album charts for a year. The album… read more

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  • So few listeners that it hurts..
  • This guy is a Walking Inspiration.
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  • So, would you say his best work was with Japan or Porcupine Tree?
  • My 2nd biggest keyboard influence after Richard Wright.
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  • 3 562 listeners as I type this. I do not believe it. He should be up there with some of the best electronica artists, BOC, APX etc.

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