ALESSIO BONDÌ – Sfardo (Malintenti Dischi/800 Records 800aMLT/001)

ÌSfardo, a Sicilian dialect word meaning “strain”, is the debut album from singer-songwriter Alessio Bondì. It reveals a wide range of influences, like the rap-inflected pattering groove of ‘Vucciria’ with its homage to young men drinking and hanging tough in Palermo’s marketplace. Elsewhere, Latin charango breezes along with the cantering rat-a-tat percussion of lead single … Continue reading ALESSIO BONDÌ – Sfardo (Malintenti Dischi/800 Records 800aMLT/001)