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Matteo Vallicelli

by Editor | 19th April 2017

Best known for keeping a steady, new wave beat as the drummer in The Soft Moon, Matteo Vallicelli has left his punk roots behind somewhat on his new solo project. Taking his fingers and thumbs to analogue digital equipment, his album ‘Primo’, which was released in February 2017, is full of star-gazing repetitive melodies and disco-inflected […]

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Lorenzo Senni

by Editor | 13th April 2017

PRESTO!? Records founder, awesome trance t-shirts designer and rave voyeur Lorenzo Senni has been around for a long while now. In his mix, The Making of Persona he translates the journey behind the recording of his debut EP ‘Persona’ on Warp Records. Get ready for an hour long elegant (yes, very elegant) trance overload, perfect to welcome […]

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Italy

by Editor | 26th May 2016

Italian is a romantic language so full of vowels that it lends itself well to melody, and it was in 1710 that these melodies first spread to other parts of the world when German composer George Frideric Handel moved from Italy to London, where he staged Italian operas to great acclaim. Since then the Italian music […]

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Born in Copenhagen with a mixed Danish and Italian background, Mikala is the latest exciting pop/soul practitioner to emerge from the Nordics. With a sound that radiates pure sunshine, Mikala’s first two singles both hit the sweet spot between slinky …

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Ackeejuice Rockers

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Kanye West loved a beat of theirs so much he used it on Yeezus. We like them so much we signed them up to help us find new Italian talent. Find out more about the Ackeejuice Rockers duo below and hear them on SoundCloud. Tell us a little about yourself, your involvement with music etc… …

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Matteo Vallicelli

by Editor | 19th April 2017

Best known for keeping a steady, new wave beat as the drummer in The Soft Moon, Matteo Vallicelli has left his punk roots behind somewhat on his new solo project. Taking his fingers and thumbs to analogue digital equipment, his album ‘Primo’, which was released in February 2017, is full of star-gazing repetitive melodies and disco-inflected […]

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Soundscape 002: Ackeejuice Rockers (Italy)

by Editor | 15th December 2016

MusicMap’s Soundscape series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every couple of weeks we visit a different country and ask a local music obsessive to serve up a mix of the best …

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