The insider’s guide to Sardinia , featuring the local’s bars , clubs , festivals , events , attractions and things to do, including how to travel there and around.
Discovery the favorite places and habits of local people in Sardinia and enjoy an authentic version of the island .
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Stop Racism (no bio @ the moment) Sound Exhibitions Records
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO MEETS SOUND EXHIBITIONS RECORDS EPISODE 2 W/ BRAD VON GUSTO 06-06-2020
Third episode of the fisherman dj saga , a journey into the deep blue house
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO RESIDENTS W/ ALESSANDRO ADDIS – ALTA MAREA 3 – 05-06-2020
Recorded live at mixcloud launch party ! See you soon on the beach …
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO RESIDENTS W/ FRANCESCO OLIVA – VINYL DIGGERS HOUSE MIXCLOUD LIVE SESSION
Sélection Afrique Special selection all around Africa, pilgrimage from Maghreb to Chappal Waddi & or from Accra to Addis Abeba. Different styles full of drums, trumpets, out, bender, shekere & magnificent sounds. Hope you’ll enjoy! “tiak” started as “tiaktikhali” back in 2013, playing Roots & Dub during sessions and festivals in the Sardinian Reggae Scene, with the Families & Crews (Jah’l’Sas Sound System, Shakalaka Sound System, Canapa Sound System and Natural Mystic Sound System). Since 2017 he started a new adventure as “tiak”, starting a new kind research opening the focus. Funk, Soul, Jazz, Blues, Afrobeat, Soukous, Highlife, Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Folk, Cumbia, Bossa Nova became his new companions. 50’s-70’s are the years that attract him the most. Main territories that he likes to explore musically Ghana, Colombia, Brazil, Nigeria, Iran, India, Maroco, Etiopia, Peru, Turkey… Aiming to find special vibrations, drums, traditional instruments, rare, wonderful tunes. Sélection Afrique
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ TIAK Sélection Afrique 27-05-2020
Roberta Cutolo 1985 working with Dizzie Gillespie at L’altro Sottano in Bari (Italy) then onwards on many other occasions with Art Ensemble of Chicago, Amina Claudine Myers, Don Moye, Jack de Johnette, Andy Sheppard, Roy Hargrove, Chico Freeman, James Taylor Quartet, Galliano, Brand New Heavies, Urban Species… 1990-1991 FEZ Club Bari (ITALY): collaborations with Nicola Conte, Quintetto X, Paolo Achenza Trio – testing the grounds 1992 to present (30 years later !!!) After many significant trips to London and experiencing Dingwalls, The Fez, Subterrania then later That’s How It Is at Bar Rumba, The Fridge moved permanently to London working as researcher for MTV Europe and as a correspondent for Acid Jazz magazine and Radio Italia Network in London. Attended hundreds of gigs and interviewed legendary people like Manu Dibango, Fred Wesley, Pee Wee Ellis, epic producer Tommy Lipuma, Guru Jazzmatazz, Salif Keita, DJ Krush, Tony Allen … Later on started promoting the artists I was writing about so this meant that I was able to push what was coming out fresh from the London scene and in particular via Straight no Chaser magazine – big shouts go out to the whole Chaser fam which […]
DISCOVERY SARDINIA SPECIAL W/ ROBERTA CUTOLO – Roberta ReachOut: Open up #lockdownsessions 26-05-2020
Gian Franco Bujaroni aka Kabaret Maker was born in Sardinia in 1979 “looks back over 18 years of experience in the electronic and techno music scene,The Detroit Techno tradition has had a large influence as has the rhythms of traditional world music and the impact of Europe cultural music and profound history.Ebm,Electronic,Acid- Chicago House, the sound of Motor City futurism and Kraftwerk… https://www.facebook.com/kabaretmakervibes/ https://www.facebook.com/MaliEroticoPhotography/
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ KABARET MAKER 20-05-2020
Benedetto Floris aka Bettosun Born in Cagliari in 1974, Bettosun starts buying records from the age of 15, starts playing as a DJ from the age of 20. His sound is influenced by multiple musical genres but he prefers electronics with deep pad and funk shooting. He has mixed for the most important Sardinian electronic music events (Basstation and Nightsounds to name a few) and in the most important clubs of the island with some appearances abroad in Barcelona at the Moog, City Hall and Macarena. He produces electronic music for the its Mono records label founded with Ness. He has a project with his friend Catalan DJ Robert X (Ziggy Minds) with sounds that recall the sound of the 80s. Owner for about 10 years of the record shop Monomusic shop in Cagliari, a reference point of the local electronic scene for all albums Always collaborates with Radio X
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ BETTOSUN 19-05-2020
Ms janette Exclusive Sound Exhibitions artist, mixes Soul Funk and Nudisco. In 2016 his first ep Soul Jazz Of The Love EP, since then continues to provide us with high quality music. Sound Exhibitions was founded in 2010 as a club for lovers of alternative music. After a close collaboration with various international artists we decided to create our own label. Sound Exhibitions Records was founded in October of 2012 located in Olbia in Sardinia Italy. Our mission is to celebrate the joy of modern urban life through rhythm and sound, we are delighted to explore and combine a wide range of musical genres such as Disco, House, Electro, Downtempo, Jazz,Funk and even Salsa. This unique vision has given us a coherent story of great success We appreciate Compilation and DJ mix as the most effective way to expose our multi-colored rhythms and grooves. We are looking for sophisticated music lovers who have an appreciation for the eclectic sounds and shares a positive outlook for the future of dance music. With the desire to maintain our credibility underground, we are now ready to move forward in the global market and traditional dance culture entertainment. www.soundexhibitionsrecords.com
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO MEETS SOUND EXHIBITIONS RECORDS EPISODE 1 W/ Ms JANETTE
Here I Stay Festival is the FESTIVAL that best represents the work that the ass.cult. Here I Stay on the territory. It is an independent music festival and is held in summer in Sardinia in unique locations, characterized to be totally immersed in nature. His bands have been invited to perform so many bands and artists of the independent national and international landscape, in front of a large audience, attentive and passionate. Website Facebook page ACCOMODATION
For more than ten years, the Festival Dromos organizes concerts, exhibitions, meetings with artists, musicians and writers. Talk about culture. Tell people and their stories. All this within gorgeous and fascinating places around the province of Oristano. Website Facebook Booking.com
SUNANDBASS is a drum and bass festival organised on the beautiful Italian island of Sardinia. Running since 2003, every year for 8 days and nights festival goers and artists from all over the world meet at this incredible location to enjoy great music, sunny beaches and amazing Italian food. What makes SUNANDBASS special is its family feel, friendly vibes and unforgettable moments ! Website Facebook page
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Association and cultural club, music, cionfra and social issues. Inside the circle we host the library with independent publishing of Culletivu S’IdeaLìbera.
Embargo Beat is a cultural space with a musical, artistic and gourmet vocation. It is located in the heart of the historic center of Sassari, between the University, the Cathedral of San Nicola and Palazzo Ducale. Between ancient times of tufa, beers, meats and cheeses of craftsmanship in super zero kilometer, the glorious counter of the Beat 61 for drinks and rivers of beer and a large stage for the whole live scene of quality we need. “Despite everything” is our motto because we love to enjoy, dance and cultivate culture in the face of the embargo we suffer every day, with our street-beat-s’ard style. Embargo Beat wants to interpret the pulsation of the Island that opens up to the world.
DESIGN // CAFE’ // COWORKING // EVENTS A physical space and a global showcase on the world of craftsmanship and self-produced design, where you can interact, shop, exchange ideas. A space of 150 square meters: Concept Store, Concept Bar, and Coworking, which will host events, workshops, designers and creatives. A space where you can enjoy quality coffee or drink a craft beer in a stimulating and welcoming environment. A lively, pulsating, ever-changing space. COME AS YOU ARE! Quod A Contemporary Destination
Ongoing Via Trinità 161 there is a difficult definition. The most correct is perhaps that of community: of spaces, precisely, of projects, a community that has a precise idea about the city. We have a seat, not by chance, in the historic center of Sassari, overlooking the historic walls and the Rosello Valley: we could not escape the vitality of a beautiful and abused area. We are so many and well-intentioned, and that is why we do so many things. There is a bar / library / cultural center that, in addition to giving you the opportunity to drink and eat in a built environment to feel at home – literally the furniture of our parents, our aunts – will allow you to buy books (in collaboration with the Koinè bookstore), participate in the cineforum, see book presentations, study and more, but really much more. And then shared work spaces, occupied by, in strictly alphabetical order: – Arci – Territorial Committee of Sassari – Ethics Bank – New Aguaplano Cineclub – Sarvex – Tamalacà – Tonikà – graphic agency
Il Caimano Distratto offers a family atmosphere and quirky accompanied by excellent cocktails, craft beers, Sardinian wines and live music. Facebook page
Jazz club and restaurant ! After years of waiting for the historic club that inspired the music scene Cagliari from 1992 to 1996 finally opens its doors. A new location for a modern and refined Jazz Club with a rich prestigious events programming live accompanied by an intriguing selection of international dishes can be enjoyed surrounded by the warm notes of the famous names of jazz. Facebook page
Open Air Club Beach Lounge Starred Michelin Restaurant Giancarlo Morelli Music Club Privè The Rock Club
Ambra Day was created in a park of 6000 square metres in the centre of San Teodoro as a total location. Its versatility and variety of environments make it unique and unrepeatable. Open from morning until night, it is a refined and exciting setting for every type of event: from a simple and refined breakfast to an original aperitif, from a working brunch to live performances.
The Bal Harbour is a restaurant and beach bar which is located in the vicinity of the Cinta beach in San Teodoro Bal Harbour, overlooking the tourist port of San Teodoro, it is equipped with a large outdoor area with pool and garden with two outdoor bar and large finely furnished dining room for you to relax while sipping tasty drinks with friends. The pool in Bal Harbour you will find, during the day, the use of sunbeds, cocktail or a small brunch prepared by the restaurant chef. At Bal Harbour you do not get bored: every day in fact we find a thousand ways to have fun and make you spend a relaxed evening , you can participate in the famous pool party, events on the edge of the pool that we put at your disposal every day from 10 to 18:30 for a day of complete relaxation.
Ritual was born from the dream and the genius of Andres Flore, officially opened August 6, 1970, immediately becomes a reference point for the island’s nightlife. A granite castle rises on a hill just outside of Baja Sardinia. An extraordinary work of art in harmony with the surrounding nature; Flore preferred to define its Ritual a scene and did not like to talk about architectural work, but as not to admit of being in front of a perfect example of organic architecture. Landscape and human work naturally appear interconnected, the Ritual seems, in fact, arise spontaneously from the rock and the surrounding vegetation. The construction scheme Spiral selected by Andres, charging his “baby” with meaning and symbolism esoteric. Every part of the room has been studied specifically in close relation to its position in relation to the landscape and the stars. The Ritual, was one of the first restaurants in the world to move from his DJ booth isolated the focus of disco console. Born in the golden years of the Costa Smeralda, the venue, he found himself in perfect line with the great cultural ferment of the time. The clientele has always been highly differentiated and varied; […]
The Brambles Cultural Arts is a non-profit organization made up of young technicians and artists from all over Italy. Mission Produce and promote the various artistic languages, targeting in particular young people through concerts, exhibitions, installations, video productions / photo Facebook page
Bar Florio is located in Piazza San Domenico, in the center of the historic district of Villanova at Cagliari. We offer organic, local, gluten free, Adverts for private seasonal breakfasts, lunches and dinners. We organize cultural events, always different and exciting evenings. We are open to new ideas and collaborations. See you there!
To “Rupi’s” Risto-Bar Wind / Kite Surfing section you can choose between original dishes and delicious sandwiches, start your summer evening with the true chill-out drink and continue it with the party that have become the must of the coast, dancing, listening to music live and have fun under unforgettable starry !
Bagel restaurant/burger gourmet/craft beer/wine bar/cocktail bar/coffee/free wi-fi/live concert/dj set
The BNO – Brewery North West is a free brewery house of Italian and foreign craft beers. Located in the heart of Sassari in the characteristic setting of Piazza Tola, the BNO offers a wide selection of beers on tap and in bottles from the best European and American Italian breweries.