How much can we know about a songwriter through his songs? These lyrics contain memories, sometimes mixed with imagination, but always stemming from real life. […]
He had encountered many obstacles because he was both unconventional and a musician ahead of its time.
An Italian songwriter, a poet. His quotes are unforgettable.
There are several trends that seem to vanish in certain periods of our life: we forget about them in a few years or months, “mentally” […]
From 4 to 8 February TV, radio and all media stop to make way for the music of the Sanremo Festival. This year’s edition will […]
I’ve never been a disco type, but I’ve never really understood why. Let me explain: I really like dancing, but I never liked staying in […]
November is also Movember, the “mustache” month: more and more men are growing one in this month, and for good reason: to raise awareness and […]
“Wine is the divine juice of September” Voltaire wrote 3 centuries ago. It’s been years, and grape harvest goes on. A ritual, from year to […]
Large open spaces where we would attend concerts in the midst of huge crowds, proliferating festivals for every musical genre, but also live concerts that […]
After dancing to the notes of the most famous hits of the 60s and 70s on side A, let’s jump back to the ‘80s with […]
Do you remember in Pretty Woman the scene of Vivian, Julia Roberts, singing in the tub with her headphones on? I see myself pretty much […]
Summer. Sun. Songs: singing on the beach or dancing at the bar, the Italian musical tradition is full of old Summer hits still famous today. […]
1977, Hansa Studios, Berlin. Brian Eno is in a recording studio. He is listening to something totally new: a woman’s voice with a synth base. […]
Low forehead, a big nose and a grid of teeth. Dark eyes on fire usually shielded by sunglass lenses. A slouching, almost “dragged” walk, and […]
Thanks to their talent, their work, and their songs, some performers become part of their country’s cultural heritage. One from Italy? Domenico Modugno, who left […]
It was 1965 and the Fab Four ― as the international press used to call the four young boys from Liverpool ― were on top […]
Take a rock’n’roll voice, add a black pomaded tuft and a fringe shirt. After that, mix an endless passion for music and life. What’s the […]
The story of Giorgio Gaber is the story of a peculiar soul; a man who loved to follow his own path, hiking uncharted territories with […]
On February 26, 2016, Ennio Morricone received his star for “his magnificent and multifaceted contributions to the art of music for film” on the Hollywood […]
Throughout the decades, music and fashion have always gone hand-in-hand. Music stars have always paid enormous attention not only to their art, but also to […]
Chet Baker is the epitome of “Cool Jazz”. In the late ‘60s, the American trumpet player passed through Italy and left his mark – a […]
Sometimes we meet in your inbox, just something informal.
See you in your inbox, with some Italian stories to discover.Step by step.
This email address is already added to subscription.
Cliccando accetti l'informativa sulla privacy per il trattamento dei dati. Promettiamo: questa è la cosa più noiosa che ti faremo leggere.
The magazine that tells you stories of passion and people to get to know Italy through the Italian spirit. There’s no time to read it, it’s timeless.
If you love Italy and want to tell us something about it, write to firstname.lastname@example.org