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    James Blunt – Once Upon a Mind Tour 2020

    Date: 28 March 2020

    Time: 9:00 pm to 12:00 am

    The English singer James Blunt will perform on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at the PalaLottomatica, in Rome, as part of his Once Upon a Mind tour.   THE ARTIST James Blunt rose to fame with the release of his debut album Back to Bedlam, in 2004. The album sold over 11 million copies worldwide, was the best-selling album of the 2000s in the UK and is one of the best-selling albums in UK chart history. The most important singles from his debut album were You’re Beautiful and Goodbye My Lover. His second album, All the Lost Souls, was released in 2007, his third album, Some Kind of Trouble, in 2010, and his fourth album, Moon Landing, in 2013. Then, followed The Afterlove in 2017, and Once Upon a Mind in 2019. To date, James Blunt sold over 20 million records worldwide. He received several awards, including two Brit Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards and two Ivor Novello Awards, as well as receiving five Grammy Award nominations.   THE VENUE PalaLottomatica, formerly known as Palazzo dello Sport, is a sports and entertainment arena in Rome, located in the heart of the well known modern EUR complex. Designed by Pierluigi Nervi Read more [...]

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    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Ghosteen Tour 2020

    Date: 11 June 2020

    Time: 9:00 pm to 12:00 am

    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds will perform on Thursday, June 11, 2020, at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, in the Cavea amphitheater, in Rome.   THE BAND The band was formed in Melbourne in 1983 by vocalist Nick Cave, multi-instrumentalist Mick Harvey and guitarist Blixa Bargeld. At present, the band consists of Cave, violinist and multi-instrumentalist Warren Ellis, bassist Martyn P. Casey, guitarist George Vjestica, keyboardist & percussionist Toby Dammit and drummers Thomas Wydler and Jim Sclavunos. To date, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds released seventeen studio albums and completed numerous tours. Their debut album, From Her to Eternity, was released in 1984. In 1985, The Firstborn Is Dead appeared, and then Kicking Against the Pricks in 1986, Your Funeral… My Trial in 1986, Tender Prey in 1988, The Good Son in 1990, Henry’s Dream in 1992, Let Love In in 1994, Murder Ballads in 1996, The Boatman’s Call in 1997, No More Shall We Part in 2001, Nocturama in 2003, Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus in 2004, Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! in 2008, Push the Sky Away in 2013 and Skeleton Tree in 2016. The band’s seventeenth studio album, Ghosteen, was released on October 4, 2019, Read more [...]

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    Kendrick Lamar – Tour 2020

    Date: 7 July 2020

    Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

    The American rapper Kendrick Lamar will perform on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at the Capannelle Racecourse, in Rome, as part of the Rock in Roma 2020.   THE ARTIST Kendrick Lamar was born and raised in Compton, California, and embarked on his musical career as a teenager, under the stage name K-Dot. He gained recognition in 2010 with his fifth mixtape, Overly Dedicated. In 2011, Lamar released his first studio album, Section.80. His second album, Good Kid, M.A.A.D City, was released in 2012 to critical acclaim. His third album, To Pimp a Butterfly, was released in 2015, and his fourth, Damn, in 2017, to further acclaim. Over the course of his career, he received 13 Grammy Awards.   THE FESTIVAL Rock in Roma is a music festival that takes place every year in Rome, since 2002. Until its 2008 edition, the event was known as the Romarock Festival. Usually, the festival has a various lineup, which allows the meeting of different cultures and musical genres.   THE VENUE Capannelle Racecourse (Ippodromo delle Capannelle) is a horse racing venue in Rome. The racecourse is the home of the Rock in Roma festival since 2009. You can reach the venue by train, Read more [...]

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    Cigarettes After Sex – European Tour 2020

    Date: 9 July 2020

    Time: 9:45 pm to 11:15 pm

    The American band Cigarettes After Sex will perform on Thursday, July 9, 2020, at the Capannelle Racecourse, in Rome, as part of the Rock in Roma 2020.   THE BAND Cigarettes After Sex was formed in 2008, in El Paso, Texas, by Greg Gonzalez. The current lineup includes Randall Miller (bass), Jacob Tomsky (drums) and Josh Marcus (keyboards). The band’s debut EP, I., was released in 2012, featuring the song Nothing’s Gonna Hurt You Baby. After the release of the standalone single Affection in 2015, the band released their self-titled debut album in June 2017, to positive reviews. In October 2019, Cigarettes After Sex released their second studio album, titled Cry, along with the single Heavenly.   THE FESTIVAL Rock in Roma is a music festival that takes place every year in Rome, since 2002. Until its 2008 edition, the event was known as the Romarock Festival. Usually, the festival has a various lineup, which allows the meeting of different cultures and musical genres.   THE VENUE Capannelle Racecourse (Ippodromo delle Capannelle) is a horse racing venue in Rome. The racecourse is the home of the Rock in Roma festival since 2009. You can reach the racetrack by train, getting Read more [...]

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    Simple Minds – 40 Years of Hits Tour 2020

    Date: 15 July 2020

    Time: 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm

    The Scottish rock band Simple Minds will perform on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, in the Cavea amphitheater, in Rome.   THE BAND Simple Minds was formed in 1977, in Glasgow. The current lineup of the band consists of the two remaining original members – Jim Kerr (vocals) and Charlie Burchill (electric & acoustic guitars, saxophone and violin), and the more recent members – Ged Grimes (bass guitar), Cherisse Osei (drums), Sarah Brown (backing vocals) and Gordy Goudie (additional guitar & keyboards). Simple Minds became best known internationally for their hit Don’t You (Forget About Me), released in 1985. Their other prominent hit singles include Alive and Kicking and Belfast Child. They were the most commercially successful Scottish band of the 1980s and, over the course of their career, they sold more than 60 million albums.   THE VENUE Auditorium Parco della Musica, designed by Renzo Piano and completed on December 21, 2002, represents a complex of halls dedicated to music, in particular, and to art, in general. The Cavea is an open-air amphitheater in the heart of the Auditorium, which can accommodate up to 3,000 spectators. Auditorum Parco della Musica is located in Largo Read more [...]

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    Yusuf Cat Stevens – Tea for the Tillerman: 50 Year Anniversary Tour 2020

    Date: 20 July 2020

    Time: 9:00 pm to 12:00 am

    The British singer Yusuf Cat Stevens will perform on Monday, July 20, 2020, at the Baths of Caracalla, in Rome.   THE ARTIST Steven Demetre Georgiou, also known as Cat Stevens, and later as Yusuf, debuted in 1967 with the album Matthew and Son. He rose to fame with his fourth and fifth albums, Tea for the Tillerman, released in 1970, and Teaser and the Firecat, appeared one year later. In 1977, Stevens converted to the Muslim faith, taking the name Yusuf Islam. Following his conversion, he abandoned his musical career for nearly three decades. In 2006, he returned to music, releasing his first new studio album in 28 years, titled An Other Cup. His most popular songs are Father and Son, Wild World, Moonshadow, Peace Train and Morning Has Broken. In 2007, he received the Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Song Collection from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors and, in 2014, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.   THE VENUE The Baths of Caracalla (Terme di Caracalla) were one of the largest Roman public baths in Rome, likely built between 212 and 217 AD, during the reigns of emperors Septimius Severus Read more [...]

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    Michael Kiwanuka – Tour 2020

    Date: 23 July 2020

    Time: 9:00 pm to 10:30 pm

    The British singer Michael Kiwanuka will perform on Thursday, July 23, 2020, at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, in the Cavea amphitheater, in Rome.   THE ARTIST Michael Samuel Kiwanuka released his debut album, Home Again, in 2012, to positive reviews from critics. His second album, Love & Hate, released in 2016, was a critical and commercial success, reaching number 1 on the UK albums chart. His third album, Kiwanuka, was released in 2019. To date, Michael Kiwanuka was nominated for numerous honours, including the Brit Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards, Mercury Prize and BBC Music Awards.   THE VENUE Auditorium Parco della Musica, designed by Renzo Piano and completed on December 21, 2002, represents a complex of halls dedicated to music, in particular, and to art, in general. The Cavea is an open-air amphitheater in the heart of the Auditorium, which can accommodate up to 3,000 spectators. Auditorum Parco della Musica is located in Largo Luciano Berio, in the northwest of Rome. The closest bus stop is De Coubertin/Auditorium, located about 110 meters away, on the bus Lines 53, 168, 910 and 982.

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    The Chemical Brothers – No Geography Tour 2020

    Date: 26 July 2020

    Time: 9:45 pm to 11:15 pm

    The Chemical Brothers will perform on Sunday, July 26, 2020, at the Capannelle Racecourse, in Rome, as part of the Rock in Roma 2020.   THE BAND The Chemical Brothers achieved widespread success with their second album, Dig Your Own Hole, which topped the UK charts in 1997. Surrender was released in 1999, Come with Us in 2002, Push the Button in 2005, We Are the Night in 2007, Further in 2010 and Born in the Echoes in 2015. The Chemical Brothers’ ninth studio album, No Geography, was released on April 12, 2019, to critical acclaim. Over time, they had six number one albums and 13 top 20 singles in the UK.   THE FESTIVAL Rock in Roma is a music festival that takes place every year in Rome, since 2002. Until its 2008 edition, the event was known as the Romarock Festival. The festival usually has a various lineup, which allows the meeting of different cultures and musical genres.   THE VENUE Capannelle Racecourse (Ippodromo delle Capannelle) is a horse racing venue in Rome. The racecourse is the home of the Rock in Roma festival since 2009. You can reach the venue by train, getting off at the Capannelle Read more [...]