Two more stops on the summer tour of the La Rua: the band will be Friday 3 September in Castel di Lama (AP) and Thursday 8 September in Piazza della Vittoria in Monte Giberto (FM).
The nu folk band from Ascoli Piceno is on tour to present Under the effect of happiness, the new album by La Rua released on 3 June by Universal Music and produced by Dario Faini e La Rua. The album contains 9 previously unreleased tracks and was preceded by the extraordinary success of the single Saturday goes like this, presented for the first time at Amici and already in radio rotation. Pop/nu-folk band formed in 2004 in the province of Ascoli Piceno, the La Rua are Daniele Incicco (vocals and guitars), William D'Angelo (guitars), Davide Fioravanti (piano, accordion, glockenspiel), Nacor Fischetti (drums, fx), Alessandro Mariani (guitars, banjo) and Matteo Grandoni (double bass, bass). The band's imagery stems from the artistic partnership between Daniele Incicco and songwriter and producer Dario Faini, a well-known and much sought-after songwriter who in recent years has written multi-platinum hits for Emma, Marco Mengoni, Fedez, Luca Carboni, Annalisa and many others.
In 2012, La Rua participated in the final of the Castrocaro New Voices and New Faces Festivaland was awarded the MEI (Meeting Etichette Indipendenti) prize for the highest score. best band. The following year the band was one of the 60 selected to participate in the Sanremo Festival 2014 in the 'Nuove Proposte' category with the song 'Non sono positivo alla normalità'. In 2014 the group was chosen as a candidate for the MTV Music Awards of Florence, for the category "Best New Generation.
From late summer 2014 and throughout the winter, the band was busy recording their first album, which saw the light of day in 2015. On 1 May of the same year, the band performed on stage at the May Day in RomeThey won as the best group in the 1MNEXT contest. Since November 2015 La Rua in the school of "Amici di Maria De Filippi", Their presence on the programme testifies to the fact that quality, musical research and compositional skills can also find a place for the general public on television.
UNDER THE EFFECT OF HAPPINESS - LIVE TOUR
25 June - Magliano de' Marsi (AQ) - Republic Square
2 July - Pescara - Piazza Salotto
16 July - Barolo (CN) - Collisioni Festival
23 July - Porto San Giorgio (FM) - Pink Night Revolution
29 July - Corigliano Calabro (CS) - I Portali Shopping Centre
31 July - Ripatransone (AP) - Cantine Colli Ripani
7 August - Ripaberarda (AP) - St Mary's Square
13 August - Roseto degli Abruzzi (TE) - Borsacchio Park
27 August - Castel di Sangro (AQ) - Piazza Plebiscito
28 August - Turi (BA) - Aldo Moro Square
30 August - Alba Adriatica (TE) - End of Summer Party
3 September - Castel di Lama (AP)
8 September - Monte Giberto (FM) - Victory Square
15 September - Terni - Terni On Festival