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Rome Meets The World is already a summer tradition in the city. The aim of the festival is to bring to Roman audiciences some of the best performers from the most diverse musical scenes. These are our picks for this year’s edition:
June 15, 2013
The music they played has been labeled “freak folk”. It’s an accurate description.
MODENA CITY RAMBLERS
The Ramblers and their folk sound are an institution in Italy.
July 14, 2013
NINA ZILLI & FABRIZIO BOSSO
She has a big bluesy voice and the looks of Zadie Smith; he seems ready to join Enrico Rava and Paolo Fresu in the olympus of great Italian trumpet players.
July 18, 2013
An Italian singer of Maroccan descent and one of the most interesting figures in the local pop scene.
July 19, 2013
ORCHESTRA DI PIAZZA VITTORIO
A multicultural Roman phenomenon whose story is worth spreading.
July 23, 2013
ELIO E LE STORIE TESE
The revered irreverent of Italy’s music scene.
The concerts take place at Villa Ada (Via Salaria 275) which can be reached from the Termini Station, just a few minutes away from Yes Hotel and Hotel Des Artistes with the bus 92. To read the full program, click here.