Archive for February, 2009

Alexia – Uh La La

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

Alexia is the stage name of Alessia Aquilani who is an Italian singer and previously the vocalist of Ice Mc. Alexia was born on May 19, 1967 and makes records both in English and Italian.

Toto Cutugno – L’italiano

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Toto Cutugno is the stage name of the Italian pop singer – songwriter Salvatore Cutugno who was born on July 7, 1943. He is most popular for his song L’italiano that was released in 1983. The video below is Toto Cutugno singing L’italianoback in 2006.

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Persiana Jones – Brace for Impact

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Persiana Jones is an Italian ska punk band formed in 1988. They have appeared on television numerous times and toured countries like Germany, Switzerland and the Czech Republic. Here’s a video of their song Brace for Impact.

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Otierre – Ce n’è

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

Otierre (aka OTR) are an italian hip hop band. The name means Originale Trasmissione del Ritmo (Original Rhythm Transmission). OTR was formed in 1991 in Varese, and the members of the band are:

  • Esa (aka El Presidente, real name Francesco Cellamaro, born in Reggio Calabria on 1973 and living in Varese)
  • Polare (aka Polaroide, real name Daniele Macchi, from Varese)
  • Torrido (aka Thor)
  • Azza
  • Intruso
  • Limite

and the DJ’s:

  • Fede
  • Irmu
  • Vigor
  • Vez
  • Nitro
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