History

2012   We participated to “XVII Big Reggae Festival” of Antibes – Juan Les Pins together with Stephen Marley, Groundation, and Beenie Man.

The album “Libertà is released. It took two years to produce.

The video “C’est la vie” is made by Mizuko video and the new web site.

2011  Recordings for the album “Libertà” in Italy and at “Harry J. Studio” of Kingston, Jamaica were made.

We appear in a documentary made for the 60° anniversary of the independence of Jamaica.

We made a long research on the themes to deal with in this new album.


2010  We worked on the creation of an EP cd with 5 tracks from the Jamaican artist Franklyn Montague,

with whom we study in depth for several months, the rhythm and technique of reggae music performance.

2009  The fourth album of the band is released with the title “Musica di Frontiera” with the contribution of the Province of Imperia – Department of Culture.

We participated to an exhibition in piazza Colombo in Sanremo during the final evening of the well-known festival and to different events.

2008 Production of the video “La Fregatura” by Marco Camilloni.

Composition and preparation of the record “Musica di Frontiera”.


2007 We play at the “Nuvolari Libera Tribù” (CN), “Rorà in musica“, “La Berlecata” of Sasso, the concert at Civezza etc. On the web we have some videos in you tube which have had more than 80.000 visits.

2006 We created the EP “Barmagrande“. We participate in the Radio 2 program “Rai Demo”;

“Taca taca and destaca” enters in the compilation “Reska n°3″; among the concerts we would like to mention the participation

to “Festival Contro” of Castagnole Lanze (AT), to “Festival of Villa Faraldi” (IM) and to “Rototom Sunsplash” of Osoppo.

2005 The third album is released “Taca ataca”; We play at “X° Reggae Festival” at Théatre de Vérdure; Nice (France)

sharing the stage with the Gladiators and Toots and the Maytals. “Aiga marina” is included in the short film “Errori di fondo” directed by Luca Marciano and Vincenzo de Simone.


2004  We participate in an acoustic version at “XXXIX° Festival of the Poetry and Comedy” of Pigna;

a long series of concerts follows between beer festivals and other, then we go back to the stage of “Rorà in musica“.


2003  The second album “Troppo facile” comes out; “Extra-terrestre” is included in the compilation “Samigo n°2“; Among many concerts we participate in those held that year in exhibitions “Rorà in Musica” (TO) and “Rock in the  Casbah” in Sanremo.

2002  A long series of concerts at  bars, pubs, discotheques and parties.

2001  We enter the finals of a National competition “Spazio Giovani” of Foggia, “Aiga marina” is included in the competition complitalion; “Nostalgia di un girotondo” is selected in the compilation “Punk e contaminazioni”. We hold concerts in clubs and squares.

2000  Among the numerous concerts, we remember the participation at XXXV° Festival della Poesia e Commedia Intemelia of Pigna and to the festival “M.E.T. Musica e Teatro” of S.Bartolomeo (IM).
1999  We record the first album “Cume son” in Ligurian dialect.
Since 1996 Barmagrande plays in the clubs and squares all over Italy.

1999  We record the first album “Cume son” in Ligurian dialect.

Since 1996 Barmagrande plays in the clubs and squares all over Italy.