FIL BO RIVA | 3 WORDS 3 CITIES. ROME, DUBLIN AND BERLIN

Charming ​24​ year Italian/Irish modern troubadour, Fil Bo Riva (Filippo Bonamici), was born and raised in Rome, spent 4 years in a monks’ boarding school for boys in Ireland and moved to Berlin to study industrial design​. Eventually took to busk round the streets of Berlin, where he met his current producer Robert Stephenson. Now…


CAIROBI SHARE ‘LUPO’ VIDEO | CREATED BY THE GREAT SEBALDO

Smartly eclectic, international quartet Cairobi – Giorgio Poti (vocals, guitars), Alessandro Marrosu (bass), Salvador Garza (keys) and Aurelien Bernard (drums) – reveal wonderfully vivid visuals created by The Great Sebaldo, for their stunning single ‘Lupo’, which is out now and taken from their debut self-titled and self-produced album, released on 21st October through Week of…


DANIELA NARDI ESPRESSO-MANIFESTO | ‘ITALIAN MUSIC GOES BEYOND OPERA’

Following the release of her sleekly stunning album ‘Canto’ (out now via eOne Entertainment) and ahead of her Edinburgh Festival shows, enchantingly talented Canadian/Italian performer Daniela Nardi, talks to FM about her busy Espresso Manifesto and the intercontinental journey she made, to record her album, between Toronto and Naples with Italian producer Antonio Fresa. Hello…


GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI AND JENNIFER LOPEZ | THE PERFECT PAIRING FOR THE PERFECT PAIR (OF SHOES)

Jennifer Lopez and Italian designer Giuseppe Zanotti joined creative forces in an exclusive, new women’s capsule shoe collection. Jlo said: “I’m so excited about my collab w/ 1 of my fave shoe designers…”On his new collaboration with Jennifer Lopez, Zanotti said: “The perfect pairing for the perfect pair”. From crystal-encrusted booties to wedge sneakers to…


MIN PRESENTS: BOJ & GOOD PEOPLE

‘The Voice of Italy’ star, Serbian talented songstress Bojana Krunic, talks to FM about ‘PLAYBOJ’ (out now via TdEproductionZ/Zimbalam), the rather funky new album from her new project called BOJ & GOOD PEOPLE – Christian Curcio (guitar), Chris Costa (bass) e Simone “Momo” Riva (drums). Nice to meet you Bojana 🙂 It’s my pleasure… Can…


GIULIA: PASSIONATE, STRONG, SENSITIVE…

London-based Italian singer/songwriter, Giulia, talks to FM about her own couture fashion line, Anna Sammorone and the new deluxe version of her debut album, ‘Raze Me To The Ground’ (out now via M:89 Records). A collection of pop gems – written by Giulia Donà dalle Rose with Nashville writer/producer Don Mescall – that include new…


CORTO SPERIMENTALE ‘TRAIN TICKET’: BASATO SUL CONCETTO DI ALIENAZIONE

Il regista e visual artist Maurizio Morucci, presenta ‘Train ticket’, interpretato da David Sebasti e Vito Mancusi, con musiche di Fulvio Caldini. Train ticket from ma – mo on Vimeo. Genesi della storia… Si tratta di un corto sperimentale basato sul concetto di alienazione dei due personaggi. A sinistra, dello schermo, scorre la vita vera…


MIN PRESENTS: THE TIES

Italian Rock band The Ties – lead singer Matt, Matteo on drums, Raffaele on keyboards, and Roberto on bass – have just released their EP ‘What’s Next?’ via One More Lab. To get a taste of their Oasis-esque, “noise and confusion” rock offering, here’re ‘The Showtime’ and ‘The Turning’. The Ties recently reached the semi-finals…


NEW VIDEO: LE CHIAVI DEL FARO ‘PLASTICHE, L’INVENTARIO’

Le Chiavi Del Faro – Federico Gioacchino Uccellani (chitarre, sintetizzatori, sax, voce), Luigi Benedetti (basso, sintetizzatori), Jacopo Baldinelli (batteria, drum machine, campionatore) – ritornano con il loro ‘free funk’ e presentano il video (con la regia e montaggio di Lie Till Die) di ‘Plastiche, L’inventario’….


ALPINE AND MEDITERRANEAN CHRISTMAS MARKETS IN ITALY

Alpine Italy lights up for the Christmas season with some of the most interesting Christmas Markets. Bringing together Mediterranean flavours and German traditions, festive food and wine, gift ideas, decorations and local handicraft……