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Valentina Magaletti

Born in Italy and based in London, Valentina Magaletti is a percussionist and composer who uses unconventional drum sets and field recordings to explore a folkloristic and eclectic sound palette. She weaves through industrial, experimental and free jazz forms, and has collaborated with many artists including Nicolas Jaar, Graham Lewis (Wire, Dome), Thurston Moore, Bat for Lashes, Gruff Rhys (Super Furry Animals), Raime, and many more. Apart from being a unique solo artist, she also performs and records as part of Vanishing Twins, Holy Tongue and Tomaga. 

At Unsound 2021, Valentina will perform as a part of Wavings, conceived and curated with Nicolás Jaar.