Hailing from Adelaide, South Australia exhilarating three piece Donnarumma maintain a lofty rock attitude with angelic vocals, roaring bass and rumbling drums. Inspired by contemporaries Jeff Buckley and Arcade Fire, the trio plays an anthemic brand of rock and roll that inspires and brings even grown men to tears.
Led by the captivating vocalist and front man Louis Donnarumma, the band are a driving musical force, blurring the edges between genre constraints and elevating their sound with explosive and commanding harmonic force. Fuelled by adolescent fury, the trio express themes of unrequited love, longing and desire whilst displaying vulnerability and authenticity in their music. The impressive musicianship and charismatic stage presence from Louis, bassist Anthony Costanzo and drummer Max Tulysewski deliver a salvo of raw emotive energy that is drawing in audiences from far and wide.
Locally renowned for their energetic live performances, Donnarumma have shared the stage supporting national touring acts Dan Sultan, Ecca Vandal and Bootleg Rascal. The band received APRA AMCOS’ Emily Burrows Award and has been nominated for Best Live Act and Best Voice in the National Live Music Awards; and Best New Artist and Best Blues/Roots in the South Australian Music Awards. Their celebratory debut single release ‘Love Your Man’ was released in June, followed by their EP Billy Billy – which was loved by Triple and Double J presenters Nkechi Anele and Myf Warhurst as well as placed on national rotation at several community radio stations including FBi Radio, Radio Adelaide and 4ZZZ.