Ciao 2020, gli italiani e la mia intervista per la Russia.

Se avete amato “Ciao2020”, lo show andato in onda sul primo canale russo la notte di Capodanno, ecco un’intervista che parla di come è nata la mia collaborazione con Daria Danatelli sul pezzo “Io non dimentico / Не забуду” e tante curiosità e pensieri su questa ondata retro sovietico-italiana. L'intervista è interamente in russo perché … Continue reading Ciao 2020, gli italiani e la mia intervista per la Russia.

Italy meets Russia: New single with Russian + Italian vocals by Daria Danatelli!

The idea was born after seeing the Russian New Year's show "Ciao2020" and after chatting with Dasha (Daria Danatelli).We thought it would be fun to write a text in Russian and Italian and sing it on an Italo Disco tune.No sooner said than done. You can find it on Spotify, Bandcamp and all the major … Continue reading Italy meets Russia: New single with Russian + Italian vocals by Daria Danatelli!

The Italian Boys

"Domenica", my track featuring the beautiful vocals from Giusi Telesca, has been included in "The Italian Boys" trailer. https://youtu.be/d-Yaz7mPp9M Two boys dream of escaping their island town to go on an adventure on the mainland, a son and his lover fight to escape the clutches of an overbearing father, and a priest is shocked when … Continue reading The Italian Boys

Breaking news: zombie attack in Milan!

Halloween has arrived and - you know - I always have fun to write some spooky synthwave tunes. Milan seems to have stopped due to the pandemic, but something is moving in the darkness of the Milanese hinterland. My new track for Halloween 2020 is "Zombies from Milan". The custom illustration is from Powder Slut … Continue reading Breaking news: zombie attack in Milan!

We are nothing but a game.

"We are nothing but a game" is a classic Outrun ballad composed by the Italian producer Vincenzo Salvia, well known for his long experience in the Synthwave scene and for his feature in the Stranger Things 3 soundtrack. The marvellous vocals by Mental Exile (side project of the vocalist from the successful synthpop duo Mondträume) … Continue reading We are nothing but a game.

Gear, techniques and practical advice to get into Synthwave

I had a very interesting interview with MUSICnGEAR.“Getting into Synthwave: Gear, Techniques and Practical Advice from Established Artists.” I’m in good company with Dana Jean Phoenix, MORGAN WILLIS and ArvoParty. Vincenzo Salvia Producer/Composer (featured in Stranger Things 3) Musicngear: What gear you would recommend for a synthwave setup? Nowadays VSTs have reached a phenomenally high level of emulation, and … Continue reading Gear, techniques and practical advice to get into Synthwave

Malta, I’m coming!

It's official now!I'll play in Malta (at The Garage, Ħaz-Zebbug) with Powder Slut, FC 1980 and K.A.R.R. on February 1st. Synthwave Things is the first ever synthwave concert in Malta featuring 4 live acts, local and foreign, brought to you by Retro Future Island and Dark Malta Festival. Click here to join the event on … Continue reading Malta, I’m coming!