Music from Italy – The Zen Circus // Folk Punk

The Zen Circus is an Italian folk punk, indie rock and punk rock band, formed in Pisa in 1994. Have a listen to their nice catching piece “Andate tutti affanculo“:

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Music from France/ Italy – Nino Ferrer // Jazz

Nino Ferrer (1934-1998) was an Italian-French singer who raised up in New Caledonia. Listen to his absolutely amazing song “Led Sud”:

Music from Italy – Forty Winks

To take forty winks is to take a nap for a short period of time (usually not in bed), or to take a short sleep during the day.(wikipedia)

Forty Winks is an italian Punk Band formed 1998 in Bologna , Italy .

Here is their song “Beneath her feet ”

 

Music from Germany – Migthy Oaks

The Migthy Oaks are a german folk music band from Berlin. Singer Ian Hooper who crew up in the south of Seattle, came to Germany in 2008 and met Claudio Donzelli from Italy und Craig Saunders from Englang in Hamburg. After several jobs and studies, they decided to focus on their music and formed the band in 2010. Listen to their great song “Brother”:

Music from Italy – Ganes

Ganes is a female Trio , two sisters Elisabeth and Marlene Schuen and her cousin Maria Molling. They grew up in the  Dolomites mountains (LA Val ) and still sing their songs in ladinic language , a common dialect in the Dolomites (SouthTirol) .

They sing in Italian , french , englich and also in this special ladinic dialect.

Here is their newest song from their new album “Capriuce ” 2014 , have a look on their homepage 

and a documentary on their work