Thursday 1st July 2021, General Warehouses presents Nicola Conte and Gianluca Petrella live at the Sforzesco Castle from Milan. The event is included in the calendar of “Sforza summer”, The Milanese summer event now in its ninth edition. With them on stage too Carolina e Filippo Bubico.
Sixteen years after the release of “New Standards”, Nicola Conte meets his friend and colleague again Gianluca Petrella, eclectic talent of the Italian jazz scene. On February 26 they gave birth to “People Need People“, The last recording work of the two artists: a collective experience expertly directed by Conte and Petrella, which sees the participation of 16 talented artists from all over the world, including (on vocals) Davide Shorty, Débo Ray, Raashan Ahmad, Bridgette Amofah e Carolina Bubico, who will be present on stage on the July 1st.
In this very peculiar historical moment, Nicola Conte and Gianluca Petrella send a message of hope and aggregation: in a social reality marked by contrasts, lack of communication and forced social distancing, “People Need People”Proves to be even more essential and necessary. A unique atmosphere, which transports the listener into a spiritual world, ranging from the futuristic dance of Detroit, up to Afrobeat and Jazz, passing through a nu-disco sound.
After more than a year of almost total detention, General Warehouses kicks off its first outdoor live production, a new special event dedicated to the research and musical refinement of these incredible artists.