A musical trip through the endless island
The local’s guide to Sardinia , featuring 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 .
Recorded live at Luchia – Cagliari Marco Cabras was born in Cagliari in 1974. His approach to music has always been, from early adolescence, as a simple music lover. He started DJing at parties at about twenty years old, offering funk, soul, latin jazz and much more. At the same time Marco have always followed the house and techno scene, especially from Chicago and Detroit but also the European one.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO RADIO SPECIAL W/ MARCO CABRAS VINYL ONLY SET LIVE AT LUCHIA PART 2
This is the March 2023 episode of Switchstance Reggae Radio featuring new music by Memoria, Micah Shemaiah, Monkey Jahyam, Earthkry, Macka B, Irie Priest, Anthony B, Iyah Syte, Luciano, Jhikoman, Dubmatix, Cathy Matete and many more.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ SWITCHSTANCE REGGAE RADIO MARCH 2023
Antonio Esse originally from Sardinia, precisely from Olbia, born on April 1, 1988. He enters the world of clubs and music in 2004. Influenced by the Dessen Duo, he increasingly refines his technique and musical taste and after a few years he starts playing in the clubs of the area up to collaborating with large companies such as Country Club (Porto Rotondo) Estasi’s Disco (Santa Teresa di Gallura), collaborating with artists such as Mario Più, Reynold, Dessen Duo, Ivan Iacobucci, Salvatore Stallone etc. In 2013 he moved to London and began a collaboration as a PR at JADED London, making space as a DJ at Caffe 1001 in Briklane east London and in various private parties and boat parties. Currently he has started a new journey as a content creator with live dj set performances on Twitch TV. 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. https://soundexhibitionsrecords.bandcamp.com/
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ ANTONIO ESSE SOUND EXHIBITIONS RECORDS
Francesco is one of the most talented emerging dj in the Sardinia scene . He play a mixture of disco , house and electronic set with a tropical attitude.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO RESIDENTS W/ FRANCESCO OLIVA DIRTY VINYL MIX
Søndae Records Radioshow-host Quincy meet Barrio Soul. A mixture of Disco, Funk, Soulful House and Global Beats. Barrio Soul is still playing this style in his Groove Shaker Radio Show and at his DJ-gigs. Barrio Soul is resident-DJ at places like Glitzerkeller Hannover, at the Disco Bizarre floor at Kit Kat Club – Berlin and many more.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ SØNDAE RECORDS SHOW SPECIAL GUEST BARRIO SOUL
Recorded live at Luchia Marco Cabras was born in Cagliari in 1974. His approach to music has always been, from early adolescence, as a simple music lover. He started DJing at parties at about twenty years old, offering funk, soul, latin jazz and much more. At the same time Marco have always followed the house and techno scene, especially from Chicago and Detroit but also the European one.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ MARCO CABRAS LIVE AT LUCHIA
The February 2023 edition of Switchstance Radio presents new music by Sampa The Great, HIHEME, Seun Kuti & Black Thoughts, Monkey Jhayam, Surprise Chef, James BKS, Holy Hive, Anatoly Ice, Thee Sacred Souls, Shirley Nanette, David Walters & K.O.G., Vusi Mahlasela, Norman Zulu & Jive Connection, Baaba Mal, The Halluci Nation and more. Tom Strauch aka Dogu (Ancient Astronauts) is a hip hop music producer from Germany. 2001 was the year that gave birth to Switchstance Recordings, the independent music label founded by Tom Strauch in Moers / Germany (now located in Cologne). The idea was to give a platform to the music of a bunch of friends, always with one eye on the urban music scene and the other one on the international boardsports culture. Since the beginning of Switchstance Recordings Tom was one half of production duo Ancient Astronauts, together with his partner Kabanjak. The aim of the label and it´s artist was to collaborate with international artists and produce anti-pop cutting edge music that combines organic instruments with modern production techniques. Timeless grooves with a deep portion of soul. Until now the music of Tom´s Label Switchstance Recordings and his band Ancient Astronauts has been used by […]
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ TOM STRAUCH SWITCHSTANCE RADIO SHOW
DJ BARRIO SOUL present funk, disco, boogie and soulful house music. From rare classics to edits, remixes and current club tunes, there is “fine material for your ears”.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ DJ BARRIO SOUL STRAND PAULI GROOVE SHAKER SELECTION
The Robot Scientists are Markus Schneider and Stefan Maurer, two „cosmic & magico disco“ DJs and vinyl collectors from the Saarland in Germany, spinning eternal classics on the edges of NuDisco, Balearica, Acid House, Dark Disco and Indie Dance. They started back in 2007, just when the Disco revival began to take off. In those years, they created 17 highly popular „Musica Da Batticuore“ vinyl mixes with Italo Disco B-sides and New Wave obscurities. David Caretta invited them to do a release on Space Factory, later the two fun-loving electro-disco romantics were called „Super-Selectors“ by the Lebanese Press. Since 2011, they also co-run Emerald & Doreen Records, one of the „most interesting digital labels“, said Jerry Bouthier, DJ & formerly Vivianne Westwood‘s catwalk sound designer. In 2013, Markus started the „Something Spæcial“ DJ mix series, a highly acclaimed DJ mix and podcast show, promoting a more continental variation of the UK-based „A Love From Outer Space / ALFOS“ club night by Sean Johnston and the late Andrew Weatherall. As DJs, they got invited by fans and friends to play many locations like Barcelona, Berlin and Beirut, they shared stages with Giorgio Moroder in Luxembourg and Die Antwoord in Berlin, and […]
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ THE ROBOT SCIENTISTS MIX
Francesco Botteghi celebrate carnival filling a joyful selection of brasilian classics remixed.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO RESIDENTS W/ FRANCESCO BOTTEGHI CARNIVAL RE-EDIT SELEÇÃO
The show features music by Bukkha meets Super Hi-Fi, Saah Karim, Lëk Sèn, Nomade Orquestra, Kwabna (with Sly & Robbie, Iyah Syte & CHEZIDEK, Mikey General, DJ Absurd & Murray Man, Dezarie, Joan Reggae Drummer, Natty King, Sebastian Sturm, Autarchii, Buju Banton, D-OPERATION & Al Campbell, Danman & Indica Dubs, FULL DUB, Inna De Yard & Ken Boothe, Marcus Gad & Tamal, Midnite, Zion I Kings, Alborosie, Johhny Lover & Charley Ace, Junior Byles, KING TUBBY, KushArt and The Congos.
DISCOVERY SARDINIA RADIO SPECIAL W/ SWITCHSTANCE REGGAE RADIO JANUARY 2023
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 PREVIOUS EDITIONS
Founded and directed by Paolo Fresu in its Berchidda, the Time in Jazz festival brings together in its formula music, art, film and environment. In over thirty years, Paolo Fresu has never failed in his initial intentions and today the International Time in Jazz Festival is one of the most important European cultural events, an event capable of attracting forty thousand spectators every summer in this corner of northern Sardinia. between Gallura and Logudoro. This is thanks to its formula based on the quality and originality of the various proposals on the bill at each edition. A full program of events (over 50) that unfold for ten consecutive days, from morning to late at night, in ever-different places and spaces: the large arena set up in the central square of Berchidda, theater of evening concerts, but also the woods of the Monte Limbara, the rock churches in the countryside of the town and the other centers where the festival stops, sites of particular historical or naturalistic significance, or representative of the local socio-cultural fabric. ACCOMODATION PREVIOUS EDITIONS Official Website Facebook page
DISCOVERY SARDINIA FESTIVAL 2023 Is a new music festival held in Sassari . The festival is dedicated to new trends in dance music and phenomena artistic and cultural related to it: graphics, fashion, design, cinema, dance. Bringing together some of the most talented artists from Sardinia and abroad. The festival is divided into a series of events that take place throughout the summer. During the previous months, the presentation events will take place that will lead to the main appointment : Full day of music and entertainment, seminars and conferences on the world of music and entertainment. The event will take place in Sassari . The beauty of our city and our territory, together with the accessibility of prices for accommodation, catering and services than most famous surrounding tourist resorts. Stay tuned boppers , stay tuned ! GET IN TOUCH TOURIST INFORMATION
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 ! ACCOMODATION PREVIOUS EDITIONS OFFICIAL WEBSITE
BARS AND CLUBS
A creative laboratory, a cafeteria, a meeting place devoted to art, innovation and music. In the center, the heart of Radio X. EVENTS
Open Air Club Beach Lounge Starred Michelin Restaurant Giancarlo Morelli Music Club Privè The Rock Club EVENTS
Fa’ilte It is the Irish word used to welcome, and it is what you get every time you come to us for lunch, watch a game, attend an event, celebrate a holiday or simply spend an evening with friends. An institution of the Cagliari nightlife . EVENTS
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! EVENTS
Welcome to GOOD, where everything is Infinitely Good! GOOD is a bar, café, ice cream parlor, pastry shop, pinseria. Here you can marvel, get your face dirty, taste what you like. Come in a group or, if you prefer, with a good book. Being alone can be a pleasure. And we respect it. We don’t want to make you feel at home but elsewhere, right where you haven’t been yet. This is a place to pass the time. Where to eat with children, in Cagliari, without feeling old. You can take Grandma for breakfast after grocery shopping, meet friends over a beer or enjoy a newborn love. Here you can hide behind a giant ice cream while you pretend to study. With us, contradiction is perfection. EVENTS
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; […]
Bagel restaurant/burger gourmet/craft beer/wine bar/cocktail bar/coffee/free wi-fi/live concert/dj set EVENTS
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.
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. EVENTS
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 ! EVENTS
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 EVENTS
Men’s and Women’s clothing store , coctail bar and aperitfs , fashion accessories , customizations digital print clothing
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.