Stalko’s Grandiloquence


With their beautiful orchestration, poetic lyrics and a deep focus on the technical aspect of the music, trio Stalko left an indelible mark on the music scene long before the upcoming  release of their first album. Over the past couple of years, Tim Ellis (voice, keyboards), Chris Cini (violin) and Mike Stivala (voice, guitar) have, through a series […]



Live Trania

Maltese trio Trania will be launching their album later this week. I caught up with musician and artist Walter Vella to hear about the group’s  Mediterranean style music. What is the story behind the name? The band’s name is derived from the Maltese word tranja meaning a swell from the sea and it bears a […]