Daily Discovery: Pizzica di Cisternino

Amaraterra is a multi-national band reviving and reinterpreting traditional music from Southern Italy and the Mediterranean in a very London way.
 
Check out their new single ‘O Diu Quantu Sta Casa’: https://amaraterra.bandcamp.com/track/o-diu-quantu-sta-casa
 
…and don’t miss their (virtual) set part of Jam in a Jar online festival, happening in a few hours and featuring The Thumping Tommys and Mr Morski.
 
 

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