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Richard Barbieri

Richard Barbieri was born on November 30, 1957 in London, England. See full bio »
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 2005 Four Brothers ("SHALLOW")
 1985 Static (writer: "The experience of swimming")
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 2012 Anew (Video documentary short) (digital effects) (completed)
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 2010 Porcupine Tree: Anesthetize (Video)
 2006 Porcupine Tree: Arriving Somewhere... (Video)
 1999 Top Ten (TV Series documentary)
- 80s Romantics (1999) ... Himself
 1983 Oil on Canvas (Video)
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During his time with Japan, he worked (with the assistance of lead singer/occasional keyboard player David Sylvian) on programming the band's analogue (and early digital) synthesizers to create original sounds and textures. On record, these were played by whichever member of Japan could interpret the performance best (generally drummer Steve Jansen, as "he had the best timing.") However, he ... See more »

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