Researching traditional music of Basilicata, readpting it, and performing it all over the region are the aims of Ethnos, a Lucanian band. The Ethnos project was born some years ago and it has exploded during this summer. Ethnos played in many Lucanian villages and the success was enormous. The tour is still on until the middle of September.
It is Women's Fiction Festival in Matera again! The literature festival will take place in the city of "Sassi" from the 27th to the 30th of September. The main theme of this year is love and speaking about love. Visit the festival's webiste for further details.
The 2007 edition of Aglianica Wine Festival will take place in Venosa, Horatio's birthplace, between the 7th and the 9th of September. During these days, some of the most famous regional and Italian Chefs will challenge themselves with Lucanian foods and Aglianico del Vulture, the wine produced in the surrounding area, Vulture.
Giving voice to the rural and peripherical corners of Europe is the aim of this blog. I want to talk of stories, events, and people from those areas: from Basilicata in Italy to Highlands in Scotland passing through Transylvania in Romania. In order to do that, I want to create a network of "European Rural Bloggers". The "rural blogger" writes about his or her area.