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Conversation with Simone Venturi – musician

Conversation with Simone Venturi – musician

This is a another in the series of articles which we have been publishing over the last couple of years where instead of interviewing people we try instead to have a short conversation with them. This allows us to take any of the stress involved for the interviewee or for the interviewer out of the […]

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Mr Pitiful play Barga Jazz Club

Mr Pitiful play Barga Jazz Club

Venerdì 2 Marzo, Barga Jazz Club  Tornano a trovarci i Mr. Pitiful, band che ormai è di casa a Barga e soprattutto al Barga Jazz Club. Il repertorio della band pesca dai Soul Classics fino all’ R&B di ultima generazione. Da Sam & Dave a Jill Scott. La band propone anche una serie di brani […]

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Get Foggy play Barga Jazz Club

Get Foggy play Barga Jazz Club –  Lo fa scegliendo una band locale dove, i Get Foggy, gia esibitisi durante la Festa delle Piazzette a Barga 2009 . La band spazia tra un repertorio che attinge dai classici del Soul fino all’ R&B e l’Hip Hop più moderno. Da Aretha Franklin a Michael Jackson fino […]

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The Groovymen at Barga Jazz Club

Torna sul palco del Barga Jazz Club la House Band #3 della Soul Italian Community adesso rinominata The Groovy Men feat. Tizy. Daniele Palla, Tiziana Noccioli e il resto della combriccola ci trasporteranno in un repertorio deep soul e R&B che non potrà che farci saltare sulle sedie. La band nasce nel 2007 all’interno della […]

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Modellio play barga jazz club

Un gruppo di amici, ma soprattutto di ottimi musicisti si riuniscono per una serata Soul al Barga Jazz Club presentando una band, i Modellio, capitanata dalla ben nota ed apprezzata Michela Lombardi che si presente, questa volta, nelle vesti di Soul Singer. Con lei dei veterani del genere: Fabio Pierotti alla chitarra , Fabrizio Leone […]

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Mr Pitiful play Il Pane e le Rose

The soul band Mr Pitiful have been playing in Barga so many times over the past few years that they have kind of almost become adopted by the Barghigiani. Nowhere was this clearer than in Gallicano this evening at “Il Pane e le Rose” festival. Apart from the fact that three of Barga’s finest are […]

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Michael Allen and Ratband at Barga Jazz Club

Un ospite d’eccezione questo mese al Barga Jazz Club. Si tratta di Michael Allen, cantante, arrangiatore, pianista, nato e cresciuto a Memphis (Tennesse, USA). E come tanti “made in Memphis” le sue frequentazioni in casa Stax ( etichetta discografica che ha prodotto artisti del calibro di Otis Redding, Booker T. & MGs, Isaac Heyes e […]

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"Glasgow's Soul Man" – Drew Robertson back

“Glasgow’s Soul Man” – Drew Robertson returned to Barga last night for a one off concert at Bar Sport in Barga Giardino. Some great Soul music floating out of the open windows and doors of a locale not generally known for its live music. Usually when we write about a music event in Barga it […]

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Opening night Soul Festival – huge success

Well, a little bit of history tonight at the Lake Angels Soul Festival took off like a rocket and lit up the sky over Barga. Things will never be quite the same again. Recently it has been almost impossible to run the kind of music and food festa that traditionally was held for many years […]

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Soul Festival almost ready

The months of preparations are almost over – the three day long Lake Angels Soul Festival 2008 is just about to open its gates and let the music begin. … well almost. Tomorrow evening down at the Sports Stadium the festa will open with the Soul Italian Community House Band#3 followed by the Mr. Pitiful […]

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Lake Angels soul concerts announced

Two hundred and fifty people sitting down to eat at Gallicano for the annual Solidarity Evening organised by the Kwizera organisation seemed like the perfect time for the Lake Angels (site here) to publicise their latest project to raise money for Rwanda – The Lake Angels Soul Concerts – to be held in July in […]