Our latest special preview event in Anacapri

Our latest special preview event

 

The Fog Eaters Band in: 'Chicago Blues Winter Live Show'

 

We published the video of our latest special preview event in collaboration with Ascom Anacapri.

 

The Fog Eaters Band are: Andrea Pititto (guitar), Giorgio Pinna (harmonica, vocals), Oscar Abelli (drums). Special guest: Martin Iotti (vocals, bass).

The 'Fog Eaters' CD is produced by Kayman Records, italian blues rock label.

Enjoy the music! 

#anacapriinmusica

Chicago Blues Winter Live Show

ASCOM Anacapri & the 99% Agency present:

 


Anacapri in musica

the Fog Eaters Band in:

'Chicago Blues Winter Live Show'

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FOG EATERS BAND

Fog Eaters is an Italian rockin 'the house quartet born in 2013 from the artistic union of professional musicians, constantly on tour in Europe and USA. Their repertoire features excerpts from the discographies of Jimmie Vaughan, The Fabulous Thunderbirs, Ronnie Earl, Muddy Waters, Howlin 'Wolf, Sonny Boy Williamson, and unreleased tracks from the band. It has the undisputed protagonist of the electric blues of Chicago along with the Texas blues. Among the favorite genres of the quartet there is no lack of rock'n roll, boogie and swing of the '50s.

'The Fog Eaters Band' are Giorgio Pinna, Andrea Pititto, Oscar Abelli. Special Guest: Martin Iotti.

 

Fog Eaters - Facebook Official Page

https://www.facebook.com/fogeaters

 

Fog Eaters - Youtube channel

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCudlDH-cQoqd8zWhhiu5HsA

 

Giorgio Pinna

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Harmonicist and singer, composer. Initially self-taught, literally impressed by the sounds of blues music and the great bluesman of the 70s, especially Muddy Waters. 

He started playing the harmonic blues from an early age. Later, he became interested in the study of harmonic singing and diplomacy. He started musical projects like Big Fat Mama, Poor Boys, H-Bomb. He has collaborated with Will Weldon Roberson, James Thompson and many others. He has played with his Bands in important exhibitions and places, both in Italy and in Italy. abroad, such as Ground Zero Blues Club (Clarksdale, USA), Italian Blues Challenge, Grand Gala of Music - Oscar del Blues (organized by Kayman Records), Save the Bluesiana (Austria), Free Blues Club (#Polonia) , Café Koster (Groningen, Holland), Fête de la Musique (Parigi).

 

Andrea Pititto

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He learns from his father to play the rhythmic and solo guitar, he will accompany him immediately in different live performances. Then he will find in the blues sonorities of BB King and Stevie Ray Vaughan, but also more contemporary, such as Anson Funderburgh and Shawn Pittman, the interpretative expressiveness that is most appropriate to him.

Passionate about Texas Blues, finds her musical identity in Fog Eaters Band, traveling with them all over Europe.

 

Oscar Abelli

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Self-taught drummer and percussionist, he began his career in major theaters in 1974, with the Band Alta Marea and Vidya. Form the Qabala, the Far Drum, the Racso Trio and African Melody, the first interracial group in Parma. He will hold concerts with Larry Nocella and Massimo Donà at the Teatro Fenice in Venice, Giulio Visibelli, Mingiardi and supports Chet Baker in Parma with Vidya. He ranks in 1st place in the Venezuelan Hit collaborating with Hildegard Olivo in the vinyl "Tamourè" (Polygram editions). In 1989 he started playing Blues with Comi, Rogati and Mazzer. Participates in the International Blues Festival in Salaise (France), alongside names such as Carey Bell, Dixon, Louisiana Red. He plays with Taj Mahal, Dik Heckstall Smith, Mike Waller. He recorded with Tolo Marton the CD 'My Place is Close to You', which won the Jimi Hendrix Constest 1998, in New York. He has been in Tournée with Don McCalister Jr., Albert & Gage, he has participated in Festivals and Rassegne, won international prizes as the 1st Prize at the Great Gala of Music as 'Best Blues Drummer'. He opened the first edition of the #bluesincapri Festival, in Capri.

We saw him recently on the stage of the Teatro Regio in Parma with the show 'Cartoons!'.

 

Martin Iotti

 

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Bass player and singer, great professional musician, known as producer for the 'Kayman Records' italian label, has been active for years on the Italian and European scene and in 2017 celebrates 30 years of career. Winner of the Best Bass Player Award in 2005 and 2006 at "The Great Gala of the Blues" he toured and recorded records with international artists such as Shawn Pittman, Andy Just, Texas Slim, Brian Templeton, Alex Schultz, Pat Wilder. In Italy he collaborates with the guitarist of Ligabue Mel Previte, and worked as a musician for the label Feelin Gond with whom he performed in the most important European festivals alongside the great American bluesmen. He is also a composer and author of soundtracks for documentary films: "Discoemilia", "Zythum" by the director A.Dallazzanna. He collaborated with Rai2 with the director Giuseppe Bertolucci on the film "When the river plays the blues". In 2006 Martin received the 'Blues in Villa' award for Best Afro-American Music Producer in Italy under the Kayman Records label. In recent years he has worked on the television program "Dolceamaro" conducted by Silvano Silvi, and with the American guitarist Jaime Scott Dolce.

 

When

January 4, 2018 - Start at 10PM

 

Location

La Lanterna Verde Music Club, via Orlandi 1 - Anacapri, Capri

La Lanterna Verde, via orlandi 1 - Anacapri, Capri

 

Ticket

Ticket & drink: 10 €

 

Ticket's presales

 'La casa di Alicia' - 'Caremma & Co.', via Orlandi, Anacapri - Capri (Napoli).

 

Technical Sponsors

Hotel 'Villa Ceselle' , 'Il Boccone' Ristorante Pizzeria.

 

https://www.the99agency.com/news/2018-anacapri-in-musica-chicago-blues-live-winter-show
Source: https://www.facebook.com/events/2983070906...

Alexi Paladino, Historia de un Amor

Our photographer and fine art printer, Alexi Paladino, take part in the exhibition 'I declare my shadow', curated by Benedetta Spagnuolo, with the artworks of 'Historia de un Amor' project.

'Historia de un Amor', more detail: http://www.alexipaladino.com/inside#/historia-de-un-amor/

'I declare my shadow' is a bipersonnel of Montserrat Diaz and Alexi Paladino. The two artists have been selected by the curator among the participants of one of the most renowned international awards: Celeste Prize, this year the official partner of "Italian Artists".

The exhibition will be open every day until November 26, 2017.

More: https://artistiitaliani.wixsite.com/artistiitaliani/ideclaremyshadow

In collaboration with: Comune di Giarre and Celeste Prize

When: November 19-26  2017 - Vernissage: November 18 - H. 18:30                               

Where: Sala Messina (Ex pescheria), via Calderai 52, Giarre (Catania, Sicily)                 

Open: from 5 PM to 8 PM - free entry                                                                                     

In collaboration with: Comune di Giarre and Celeste Prize 2017                                 

Curator: Benedetta Spagnuolo (Artisti Italiani  - Visual Artists, Promotion)   

Media partner: Edizioni Lapis srl e Bazzeccole / Blog di Claudia Capurro 

About 'Historia de un Amor': http://www.alexipaladino.com/inside#/historia-de-un-amor/

Alexi Paladino's personal website: www.alexipaladino.com

Press review:

http://www.exibart.com/profilo/eventiV2.asp?idelemento=172425

http://www.plsmagazine.com/tag/i-declare-my-shadow

http://www.culturame.it/tag/i-declare-my-shadow

http://www.espoarte.net/calendario-eventi/i-declare-my-shadow-bi_personale-di-montserrat-diaz-e-alexi-paladino/

https://www.arte.go.it/event/montserrat-diaz-e-alexi-paladino-i-declare-my-shadow/

https://www.premioceleste.it/celesteprize2017/

Alexi Paladino is selected for Gallery Benefits Programme

Alexi Paladino is selected for Gallery Benefits Programme 2018 of Celeste Network

Our fine art photographer and printer, Alexi Paladino, has been selected for Gallery Benefits Programme 2018 of Celeste Network.

During the next month, she will participate in the bipersonal exhibition organized by Artisti Italiani Agency.

Alexi will present our project 'Historia de un Amor'.

More: https://www.premioceleste.it/alexi.paladino

 

End of II° Blues in Capri Festival

End of second edition of Blues in Capri Festival

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II° Blues in Capri Festival (2 August 2017 - 7 September 2017) is a project by the 99% Agency, under the Patronage of Anacapri Municipality.


This is a brief summary of what has happened.


Currently we are working on the third edition.

 

The Shows

 

♫ LUKE WINSLOW KING & ROBERTO LUTI
2/8 · Ristorante 'La Piazzetta'
3/8 · 'Capri Garden Bar'

♫ MARCO PANDOLFI & FEDERICO PATARNELLO
9/8 · Ristorante 'La Piazzetta'
10/8 · 'Capri Garden Bar'

♫ MANDOLIN BLUES AND PIANO SESSION
16/8 · 'Ristorante La Piazzetta'
17/8 · 'Capri Garden Bar'

♫ FOG EATERS
30/8 · 'Casa Rossa Food&Wine'
31/8 · 'Capri Garden Bar'

♫ ANGELA ESMERALDA & SEBASTIANO LILLO TRIO
6 - 7 /9 · 'Capri Garden Bar'

 

The Blues Musicians

 
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Luke Winslow King: 'Best Blues Performer' (OffBeat Magazine,) 'Best Blues Artist of New Orleans' (Gambit Magazine), Billboard Top 10, October 2016.

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Roberto Luti is one of the most famous blues slide guitarists in the underground movement.

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Marco Pandolfi - His performances and his recordings have been reviewed by the most authoritative magazines.
His music is played on radio programs around the world.

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Marco Pandolfi & Federico Patarnello are the first italian Band to take part to International Blues Challenge (U.S.A.)

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'Mandolin Blues', recorded by Lino Muoio, Mario Donatone and Francesco Miele, was the first record in Italy and Europe entirely devoted to the Mandolin Blues. Reviewed by more authoritative musical magazines.

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Fog Eaters played in the best Blues Clubs in Europe and in Clarksdale, USA

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Lele Zamperini collaborated with leading Italian TV Networks and RadioStations and with John Jorgerson(Elton John), James Burton (Elvis Presley)

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Angela Esmeralda & Sebastiano Lillo represent Italy in the solo / duo category in Memphis, for the International Blues Challenge 2015.

 

Locations

 

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'Capri Garden Bar'
via Roma 50
Capri

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'La Piazzetta' Restaurant
via Marina Piccola 126
Capri

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'Casa Rossa Food&Wine'
Restaurant
via Orlandi 117 Anacapri

 

Hearts and Spirits of the Blues

 
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Roberto's National Triolian 1931 steel guitar

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Lino's Harmony H35 mandolin

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The sleepin' 1969 Bozo Podunavac guitar

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the keyboard

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'Mississippi saxophones'

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Roberto's custom slide made by a particular type of glass

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Giorgio's harps & microphones
Astatic JT30, Green Bullet

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Bag just made for Blues in Capri Festival by My Style Bags

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Marco's Gibson 1964

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The rhythm machine

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Andrea's heavyrelic guitar,
made of alder and maple wood

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the doublebass

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effects

 
 

Video