We just spent the first 3 days in the studio working on the new album. We are beyond excited!
Alright! Just announced, Newpoli will be performing at CRASHfest 2018 together with Rubblebucket, Vieux Farka Touré, Mokoomba, Flor de Toloache, Tal National, Innov Gnawa, Newpoli, Só Sol, Kotoko Brass and more!
House of Blues
February 24, Doors 4:30pm
We have some great news coming up but we can’t tell you yet even though we are almost bursting trying to contain ourselves, a few more days...
Things are getting really exciting, we are ramping up for the new album! Starting Nov 2nd we are entering the studio for 5 days, Nov and Dec. Talking to a great photographer, a great videographer. We have a fantastic publicist that we will be working with and the...
We are super excited to be part of the compilation Pizzica & Salento (La Musica Della Taranta), together with some other fantastic groups like Mascarimiri, NCCP, Mimmo Cavallaro, Eugenio Bennato and many others! Release date July 25!
We have a new date at Hawks and Reed Performing Arts Center (formerly the Arts Block) in Greenfield MA, June 1st! Ticket link coming soon!...
So sad that it won't be happening but be on the lookout for a new date.
Studio time booked at fantastic Rotary Records! Couldn't be more exciting. It's been a strange year going from real highs to the passing of Roberto. I think we will all sum it up in music and its healing power.
We are so excited to being back at one of the coolest venues in Cambridge, MA! Tickets are live! Link below. Looking forward!
Thank you so much to everyone that came out to our concert this cold night! Thank you so much Amir and Alwan for the Arts for curating an amazing concert series in NYC, we love you guys!
We won :) We are so incredibly happy!!!
WOW! We just found out that we have been nominated by the Independent Music Awards for Best World Album - Nun te vutà AND Best World Song - Bazaar!!!! Yeah!! We'll be at Lincoln Center in NYC for the award on November 12, wish us luck!!!!
One evening in 2004, Roberto stepped into his first Newpoli rehearsal and he never left. Even now he’s with us and it will remain that way. This has been excruciatingly painful, we can’t believe that he is gone and the hole he has left in our hearts and our music...
Friends and fans, please track us on Bandsintown, that way you get notified right away if we are coming to your area :) Click on the link below and just click on Track This Artist. We appreciate it!
We are so excited to share the stage with such amazing acts like Afro Cuban All Stars, Red Baraat, The Heavy, and Rocky Dawuni! We hope to see you there!
We are back at our favorite venue!!! Come out and celebrate with us at Cambridge's coolest stage, great bar, great sound, great lights...
We just uploaded a new video. A song from our concert at Maqam Fest this past February at APAP, 2016, NYC. Head over to our video section and check it out!...
Grandi notizie! Abbiamo appena saputo che il nostro CD "Nun te vutà" (2015) è stato selezionato per partecipare alla 12esima edizione del “Premio Nazionale Citta' Di Loano Per La Musica Tradizionale Italiana". Siamo contentissimi che ancora una volta il nostro lavoro è stato apprezzato e lo siamo ancor di più...
We just came back from an amazing weekend of folk music and folk dances from all over the world. We've played and taught Pizzica, Tammuriata and Tarantella Napoletana and a tune workshop to a great group of people for two days in super cold Saratoga Springs, NY. -25C!!!!
We had a great time in NYC, attended a World Music Conference called Wavelengths and played a fantastic showcase at Alwan for the arts, such a great time! Before the show at Maqam Fest at Alwan for the Arts we were jamming with this super talented young Balafon player from...
We are very excited to share the news that we will perform at Maqam Fest during APAP and it's one of the official showcases for the conference. More details as soon as we have them! :) Date is January 15, New York City.
We just received news of a great review in Germany! Thanks Folker Magazine!
Interview on Paradigms with Björn and Carmen from Newpoli, it was broadcasted on KPOV, OR and WBKM, VT.
We just got our first review on Nun te vutà in Australia :) Check out the review in our Press Section.
9/24 at Johnny D's is canceled. One of our members father just passed away. It is terribly sad and a hard time for this member. Our thoughts are with them and we'll be there for them during this period to support and help them anyway we can. Send them lots...
We are super happy to get the recognition of both of the two premiere magazines for World Music, fRoots and Songlines. Today we just received the review from Songlines and it's pretty awesome :)
It's been a few months since we posted some news. Not because we didn't have any but because we were so busy. We received some pretty amazing reviews on the new CD, were interviewed on several radiostations in the US and in Italy, and last but not least played some...
Our CD is now officially released! Get yourself a copy!
Our new CD will be presented on Radio Citta' Bollate on May 28. Streaming as well. Check out the link below...
We are being played on the radio all over the US and Italy now, great stuff! Very happy to do interviews from Chicago, to Cleveland, to Cambridge, to Rome, to Milano!...
We made the cover and got a beautiful two page article inside of LineaTrad in Italy!
Great review in Italy's Blogfoolk!
Great review in Inside World Music!
Great review in Midwest Record!
Pre-sale for Nun te vutà will begin on May first on iTunes!
Sale has started for our CD release concert at Oberon on May 29. We can't wait! Get your tickets now!
This is the 2nd video from our upcoming CD. The song is called Bazaar and we would like to thank all our friends that came out and spent the day with us filming. Grazie ragazzi!
So happy to announce the launch of our first music video, Nun the vutà. Nun the vutà is the title track of our upcoming CD that drops in May, we hope you like it!
If you happen to be in Basilicata, Carmen will be interviewed at 7:30am local time on January 13 on Buongiorno Regione TGR Basilicata. Talking about herself and the upcoming album.
Looking forward to bring you all the sound of Christmas from the South of Italy! Traditional music from Napoli, Basilicata, Puglia and Calabria celebrating Christmas. Fabio looks ready, are you?
So happy to be performing up in Maine! Unbelievable audience and a fantastic venue, Chocolate Church Arts Center. We can't wait to be back in Bath!
Our Kickstarter is all funded!!!!!!!!! Amazing! Best friends, fans and families ever!!!!
Hi everyone, we are now live, launching our Kickstarter campaign for our new album, Nun te vutà!
We are creating this campaign to ask you, friends, family, fans and anyone else that is interested to help us to release our new album! As a follow up to 2013’s critically acclaimed...
First day of mixing! So exciting!
Carmen is being interviewed by Rai today in her hometown of Pignola, Basilicata.
Carmen and Björn visited traditional tambourine maker Biagio Panico in Puglia. Such a great person and so helpful, not only with tambourines but also so generous with his knowledge and gave us a ridiculous amount of material, grazie, grazie!
We've been in the studio on and off now since June and The new CD is really shaping up well. In September we are going in again to finish it and we can't wait to share it with you. There are original songs as well as traditional songs from Basilicata,...
we are going back in the studio and this time we have a guest with us, Jussi Reijonen that will play some oud on a few pieces.
Things went so well the first two days in the studio. Now we are going in again for two days, more news to follow :...
We are going in to record a new CD Rotary Records! We're so excited!
We just found out that we've been nominated for the "Premio Nazionale Città di Loano per la musica tradizionale italiana"!! We are so honored to be included among other great Italian folk musicians! Keep your finger crossed! Thanks for your support! Grazieeee!
Come and see us live at Beat Hotel Wednesday Feb 19 at 8:00pm, no cover!
Come on down tonight to the Beat Hotel for a night of pizzica!
Great interview of the group for Rai! Click on the link and it will take you to the related youtube...
Thank you sooooo much to everyone that came out to our concert at the YMCA Theatre yesterday, it was amazing! Buon Natale!!!
even though the online sale has ended for tonights event at the YMCA, there are still tickets available at the door!
It's that time of the year and we'd like to celebrate with you!
Don't miss our annual Xmas show at the YMCA Theatre in Cambridge on December 8 at 7:30pm!!
Tickets are on sale now!! Adv fix are recommended!
SURPRISE: The first 30 people who after purchasing the concert ticket...
Thank you so much to everyone that came out to Oberon and made our CD release show special! So great to share our music with all of you, it was a very special night for us!...
Tickets now available, click on the link to launch Oberon's webpage where you can buy tickets. Hope to see you all there!
Thank you so much everyone! We successfully funded our Kickstarter Campaign!
We are going live, launching our Kickstarter campaign for our new album Tempo Antico!
We have now decided to create this Kickstarter campaign to hopefully get some help releasing our next album that we recorded this past summer.
We have been around for 10 years performing and researching music from...
Please help us support the fundraising for Newpoli’s next album projects.
We are planning to record two albums. The first to be released is a collection of songs from Puglia, Campania, Basilicata, and Calabria that they have been performing but not yet recorded. An album long overdue and you can...
Thank you so much everyone that came out for our Christmas show! More shows are happening this spring and summer, stay tuned and we'll put them up in "shows" section as they get confirmed.
Our annual Christmas show is coming up again.
This year we have some guests joining us as well and the show will take place in YMCA Theatre in Central Square, a beautiful Victorian Theater located just opposite City Hall inside the Y.
Tickets are $16 (Open seating)
Tickets are on...
We are thrilled to be back at Regattabar!
Don't miss our show!
Carmen Marsico and Angela Rossi - lead voice/music director
Bjorn Wennas - classical guitar/music director
Fabio Pirozzolo - vocals/Italian tambourine/percussion
Roberto Cassan - accordion
Megumi Sasaki - violin
Dan Meyers - recorder
Sean Farrias - acoustic...
Micro-fund Newpoli’s next two albums!
These projects have been long overdue. We are planning to enter the studio this summer to record our new album containing songs we’ve been playing for some time now but not yet recorded as well as an album with our Christmas collection of...
We are currently in the process of putting together a whole new show featuring Christmas songs from the folk traditions of Sardegna, Sicilia, Puglia, Basilicata and Campagnia. It's a lot of work but also a lot of fun and we are very excited for the opportunity to present these rarely...
We'll be in California, Bay Area and LA in the spring. Stay tuned for exact dates, we are working on them as we write this. We can't wait to play for all of you out west again!!
Ciao a tutti!
We have some great news for our friends and fans!
We'll be performing again at REGATTABAR!!
Wednesday May 5, 2010 at 7:30pm
REGATTABAR at Charles Hotel
One Bennett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Carmen Marsico and Angela Rossi - lead vocals
We are getting ready to go somewhere warm! This is our first trip out to California and we are very excited. If you are out there, two of our shows, the Stanford one and the the Monterey one is open to the public. Come out and join us!
Ciao a tutti!
We are very excited to announce our concert at Regattabar
and we would love to invite you all to this very important show!
We’ve been arranging lots of new songs, such as pizzicas & chants from Puglia, tarantellas, villanellas & morescas from Napoli that we will play...
Ciao Friends & Fans,
Newpoli has been nominated again by
the Phoenix Best Music Poll as Best World Music Act in Boston!
Voting has started on June 4 and it will end on June 26!
Last year we came in 2nd, please help us win this year!!!!!
Anybody can vote,...
Hello friends and fans in NY!
We would like to see all at our first concert in New York City!
We will performing at DROM on Friday June 19 at 7-9:30!
DROM is located at
85 Avenue A (5th and 6th Street), New York City
We just returned from a tour in Arizona, the land of dreams. We want to thank everyone that made this possible; First and foremost Christina Wilhelm at Santa Cruz Foundation for the Performing Arts, Jonathan Holden at Rhythm and Roots and Mycenay at Future Studios and Global Change...
Join us at the Lily Pad December 21st at 9:00pm for a show featuring traditional Italian Christmas songs from Naples. Caroling like you never heard it before!
Newpoli will be performing the Music of Campania!
Dinner and musical performances, organized by the Consulate General Italy in Boston, in cooperation with COMITES, the Italo-American Federation of the Associations of New England.
The event will take place at Filippo's Restaurant
283 Causeway St., Boston
Newpoli is returning to Dante Alighieri Society on June 20 at 8:00pm.
Please come out and join us!!
In other news, we are super happy to see that radio stations around the country has started to play our CD. We have seen multiple spins on stations in California, Massachusetts, Connecticut...
Angela, Carmen and Björn will be interviewed today on WGBH during the Folk Program hosted by Naomi Arenberg! Stay tuned!
Please visit the Boston Phoenix and vote for us!!! The "LAUNCH RELATED SITE" link will take you directly to the page where you can vote.
We will be performing at Ryles Jazz Club on Wednesday March 12 at 9:00pm. Come on down and celebrate our New CD together with us!
Happy New Year!
After a great success we had at cafe St. Petersburg last December, Newpoli was asked to come back again! We will be playing on Thursday January 17 at 8:00pm! Please, come and have fun with us!!
The long awaited CD release!
We started to record this CD of traditional songs from the south of Italy about a year and a half ago. Finally we are seing the light at the end of the tunnel!
We are lookin forward to playing a concert at Dante Alighieri Center...
Newpoli will be performing an outdoor concert as a part of the World Wednesdays program in Chelmsford. The program is run by the Chelmsford public library and the concert will take place at the McKay branch in North Chelmsford. Bring your picnic basket and your dancing shoes!!!...
We are very happy to announce an upcomming Newpoli concert. It will not be the entire band unfortunately but look for some upcomming shows futuring all nine off us. We are working hard to get our CD out and hopefully we will be annoncing a CD release party as well...