Welcome to the Official WebSite
of Musical War in Salento
Welcome to the Official WebSite of Musical War in Salento
The Salento Summerclash is a musical competition for reggae sound system born in 2016, organized and promoted by the Onstage association. The event aims to promote the phenomenon of sound clashes, originally born in the streets of Kingston in Jamaica since the ’50s and then also spread in Europe.
In the soundclash, crew members of opposing sound systems fight with each other. The aim of competition is defeat musically the rivals or, to use a typical terminology of these competitions, “kill” the other competitors. To decree the winner of the clash, the host of the event, asks after each round the opinion of the massive that by voting decides who wins the competition.
In the last few years they got on the stage of Salento Summerclash, sound system like Lumera, One Drop Fellas, Intothegroove, Serious Thing, Jemani Jahka and Banpay Crew.
From this year the event changes its dimension from “national” to “international” and leads to contention the cup between the following 3 international sound: Splendid Sound, Biomassa e Pushman.
Host: Raffa (Heavy Hammer)
Warm Up: Swalla Crew + Brock Out Salento Dancerz
Splendid sound, a.k.a. the Strongest Eastern Spirit, is probably the maddest Polish sound to ever hit the stage. Since its establishment in 2004 Kotune, Szczepan and Matys have managed to turn their city Wroclaw (Breslau) into a real …
The concept of Biomassa Sound (or just Massah Sound) originates in the sunny south side of Switzerland, a region called Ticino right on the border with Italy, and more specifically in a little and beautiful village up in the hills named Meride. The founders of the project are…
From foundation to raggamuffin, from raggamuffin to bashment, from bashment to rap, from rap to soca. Mr. Pushman, 360° of jamaican music selection, and a deep dubplates box, full of all the best jamaican voices. In 2006 and 2008 partecipated at the …
The Salento Summerclash 2018 will take place in the AREA P.I.P. of Botrugno.
To reach it, just take the SS 275 by car, take the Botrugno exit (both from Maglie and from Leuca) and follow the signs prepared for the occasion.
If you leave from Lecce, drive along the SS 16 up to Maglie and then continue on the SS 275 towards Leuca. After about 10 km you will find on your right the exit for Botrugno and the directions to reach the Salento Summerclash.
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