2019 Edition

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2019 Edition

CIn his 3th edition Viva! Finds out its centre of gravity. Tradition & innovation, amazing sceneries, inclusive line up, two stages, 25 artists and an “unusual breakfast” at sunrise in  Savelletri Cala Masciola (Fasano).

Together with Erykah Badu, undisputed star of this edition, here are other surprising protagonists of the event: the British composer Jon Hopkins, BBC Radio DJ Gilles Peterson (founder of the FM Worldwide web radio), the Berliner Apparat, the mysterious Yves Tumor, the Norwagian Todd Terje, the Japanese revelation Powder, the Neapolitan funk band Napoli Segreta, Bamba Pana & Makaveli, from Tanzania, forerunners of the electronic music in Eastern Africa. Last but not least Ninos Du Brasil, the dynamic duo consisting of Nico Vascellari and Nicolò Fortuni


August 1st at Docks
Gilles Peterson in conversation w/ Nicola Conte hosted by Michele Casella
Dj and English producer Gilles Peterson meets Dj and composer Nicola Conte from Bari in a conversation dealing with soul, acid and afrobeat music with echos from the past and visions from the future

2 agosto August the 2nd
“The antropology of a club” with Pierfrancesco Pacoda e Lele Sacchi
The evolution of a passionate music lover from a raver to a festival goer, from a disco man to a clubber: reviews by Pierfrancesco Pacoda (Manifesto and L’espresso) and dj/writer Lele Sacchi.

The songwriter and American/Uruguayan guitarist talks with Carlo Pastore

A chat with the Neapolitan Funk Band bringing back to light local funk music.

August the 3rd
“Never alone”
with Giorgio Valletta e Fabio De Luca & Special guest L I M
How to introduce a startup company making contents for smart speaker through tales and stories about the solitude.

Priestess in conversation w/ ROLLING STONE
Claudio Biazzetti talks with the Apulian artist Priestess on the themes of Italian rap, the province and gender equality.

Massimo Oldani tells Erykah Badu
The authoritative speaker of Radio Capital, a reference point for soul and R’n’B sounds in Italy, tells the story of the divine Erykah Badu in a special Listening Session, a few hours before her performance at Viva Festival

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