Marco Molendini


A journalist and music critic with vast experience, one of the most important contributors to Il Messaggero, for which he was the chief entertainment correspondent from 1981 to 1995. A presenter of RAI Radio jazz programmes from 1982 to 1992, he is also the author of a biography of Caetano Veloso, a dual story on the relationship between Veloso and Gilberto Gil entitled “Fratelli Brasile” and a photography book “Le strade del cinema portano a Roma”. With Renzo Arbore he created the Raiuno TV programme “Speciale per me”. He has continued to work with the daily newspaper Il Messaggero, for which he is now a correspondent.