Singer Jack Savoretti, as you can probably guess from his surname, is part Italian. The secret to Savoretti's success is his ability to sing like an Italian in English :) He told Italy's … [Read more...]
Italy Chronicles features on Italian music - Italian artists who sing in Italian and in English, as well as a few artists of Italian origin too. Both classics of Italian music and more modern hits as well as some Italian indie music too.
Lots of videos to watch too.
The Izers - that's "eye-zerz" - are a four piece indie rock band from Mantua in Italy who contacted me after coming across an article on Italy Chronicles on the state of the indie music … [Read more...]
I Beddi are a prize winning folk music group from Sicily which was founded in 2005 by Sicilian musicians Davide "Tamburo di Aci" Urso and Simona Di Gregorio. I Beddi's songs are in a … [Read more...]
The Triccheballacche (top marks if you can pronounce it, by the way!) is a traditional Italian musical instrument. Made of wood, this instrument consists of three wooden mallets which clank … [Read more...]
Sicily born Franco Battiato has been doing his musical thing in Italy since he got his first recording contract way back in 1967. He and his work are still popular today, possibly because … [Read more...]