They start from Naples and travel all over the world, combining the Neapolitan culture with those that from time to time meet in this long itinerary. Vesuvius as the navel of the world. In the volcano Vesuvius the rhythms that always accompany the traditional songs and dances of the Campania[…]
Modena City Ramblers: the most important Italian band in its genre, known for the peculiar mix of folk and “world” influences with ska and rock. The band has sold more than 1.0000.000 copies of their CDs in the last 20 years. Their constant performing with huge audiences has lead the[…]
“The ancestral sonorities of the didgeridoo (instrument of Aboriginal – Australian culture), played by Fabio Gagliardi, and the voice of Martina Lupi in many of her expressions (harmonic singing, songwriting, improvisation), blend with taste, experimentation and vastness of the electronic sounds of the pianist Alessandro Gwis. A real “meeting of[…]
A musical journey coordinated by writer and performer Gabriella Ghermandi, the only existing Ethio-italian band, several time awarded. The only existing group that has all the main Ethiopian traditional instruments blended with modern instruments. The Ethiopian musicians have been collaborating with the THE EX since long time.
An excellent combination of crosscultural ingredients and fine arrangements with a jazz touch
Outstanding Electro Trad Folk Rock for the dance floor.The Urban electro indie-rock new wave vibes meetsthe traditional Southern Italian Folk.
Lucilla Galeazzi One of the most important, and eclectic voices of the new Italian and European folk, is Lucilla Galeazzi: an overwhelming and delicate musical interpreter, and a passionate researcher dedicated to the rediscovery and reinterpretation of traditional music. She began to sing on the trail of research, carried out[…]
Multi-instrumentalist and inexhaustible composer, founder and director of the Ikona Band and of various international ensembles of world music. His polyglot music also speaks the Sabir (ancient uncoded language spoken for centuries as Esperanto of the sea people) and plays through the traditional instruments of the lands of the whole[…]
The indie-folk power-duo of accordionist and multi-instrumentalist Ludovica Valori and double bass player Paolo Camerini is always on the road, crossing countries and continents looking for inspiration for the contaminated music of their Traindeville project. The journey is the ideal dimension for Valori and Camerini, a condition of constant movement[…]
Singer, tambourine and a dancer, Anna Cinzia Villani is an interpreter who has created a close relationship between her artistic activity and research in the field. Next to the analysis of the recordings of ethnomusicologists, she has in fact collected a surprising repertoire directly from the singers of Salento. Her[…]