credit: Marco Costanzo
La Terza Classe is an italian folk band born in the streets of Naples, Italy, in October 2012.
In 2014 the band self-produced the first Ep “Ready to Sail” and toured several countries around Europe such as Germany, Netherlands, Belgium and France.
In May 2016 italian label “Ad Est dell’Equatore” published the album “Folkshake”, with the original song “Paulina”.
The band toured the United States in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, featuring on american radio shows and having the honor of playing four times at “Music City Roots” in Nashville,TN, and twice at the famous “Bluegrass Underground”, TN.
In 2016 dear friend and former Grammy-winner Jim Lauderdale joined the band for their summer italian tour.
On Oct. 2018 the band released the new Ep named “La Terza Classe” with all-original songs produced and published by italian label “Polosud Records”.
Alongside it’s music activity, La Terza Classe has had the chance to feature in several italian national tv shows, participated on 2016’s edition of “Italy’s Got Talent” and has also produced the award-winning documentary “Flat Tyre – An American Music Dream", in 2016.
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