Friday, December 26, 2014

For the Birds: Fiamma Fumana and "La Merla (The Blackbird)"

La Merla (The Blackbird) by Fiamma Fumana on Grooveshark

Happy Boxing Day! The random song for today is called La Merla (The Blackbird) The band that plays it, Fiamma Fumana, is an Italian band that was formed 1999 and mixes traditional Italian music with electronica. Their name translates as "flame fog" or "fire mist." They started out as a trio, but added two members for their second album, and use a mix of modern, traditional and electronic instrumentation. La Merla can be found on their 2003 album Home.