Hey, welcome!

Salvatore Benintende
Entertainer. Media Designer for Digital and Print Media.
Bachelor of Science in Media Informatics. 

Lead singer of “The Waistcoats”.
Host of “Open Mic Rome” and the “Hey Sal Podcast”.

Not afraid of black cats. Not Tvboy.

Jiu-Jitsu Novice. Lives in Pigneto, Rome (Italy).

 

Podcast

Every week Sal invites friends, artists, entrepreneurs and generally cool people to his podcast studio in Rome, Italy. And sometimes he also creates video tutorials.
Watch the latest episode below! Click here for a list of all episodes.

Open Mic

Sal hosts a weekly Open Mic for international and local artists,
called Open Mic Rome™.
For more information visit openmicrome.net

2019

Wednesday, October 23 – Public House (Via delle Tre Cannelle 8), Rome (Italy) – Free admission

Wednesday, October 30 – Public House (Via delle Tre Cannelle 8), Rome (Italy) – Free admission

Wednesday, November 6 – Public House (Via delle Tre Cannelle 8), Rome (Italy) – Free admission

Wednesday, November 13 – Public House (Via delle Tre Cannelle 8), Rome (Italy) – Free admission

Music

The award-winning* international
wedding band “The Waistcoats” was co-founded
by Sal and Paul Staunton.

Sal performs solo for corporate events and
private parties as well (150 Years Jack Daniel’s
anniversary party in Rome,
Bond Five Star forum in Venice –
Hilton Molino Stucky etc.).

Most concerts are private, however
on some occasions events are held in public.

Check out the public dates below!
The list includes band performances, one-man shows
and public collaborations with other bands.

*Destination Wedding Business Of The Year 2019 (WOL Award 2019), Couples’ Choice Award 2019 (WeddingWire)

Customers and Venues

Original music

 

Previously, Sal was the lead singer of a band called “Johnny on the Rise”. You can download their last single here:

2019

Below are the dates that are open to the public. Note that we do not disclose private events.

Friday, November 1 (The Joysters) – Finnegans Irish Pub (Via Leonina 66), Rome (Italy) – Free admission

Friday, November 15 (The Waistcoats) – Finnegans Irish Pub (Via Leonina 66), Rome (Italy) – Free admission

 

Say hi!

Leave a message, Sal will respond as soon as possible!
(It might take a bit longer if he’s on tour).