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Interview: Q&A with Justin Adams & Mauro Durante (May 2022)

Interview: Q&A with Justin Adams & Mauro Durante (May 2022)

Justin Adams, guitarist and producer, is notorious for his love of the North/West African blues grooves. In previous years he had already appeared in projects with Mauro Durante and his seven-piece band, Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino. Known for his violin and percussive abilities, Mauro performs music from Southern Italy, the pizzica...
Daily Discovery: Antonio Castrignanò – Babilonia

Daily Discovery: Antonio Castrignanò – Babilonia

Salentinian singer/songwriter and tambourin player Antonio Castrignanò has recently shared the title-track of  his upcoming album Babilonia out via Ponderosa Music Records. As the title suggests, both single and LP are inspired by the sounds of the world from Sub-Saharan Africa to Turkey and India to the Italian South-Eastern region of Apulia where Antonio...
Daily Discovery: Pizzica di Cisternino

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...