Radio 21

Radio 21

Radio 21 is the best online radio station on Romania. Radio 21 broadcast 24hours various kind of Top 40 music. Radio 21 live broadcasting from Romania.

Acoustic Romanian style of music, inspired by American folk music, with sweet lyrics and played almost exclusively at the guitar. Generally, it evokes a poetic and melancholic atmosphere. It emerged in the early 1960s, along with the first releases of Phoenix band. It was promoted later, through the medium of the Cenaclul Flacăra, a cultural phenomena from the 1970s and the first half of the 1980s, which was initiated by Adrian Păunescu, a Romanian poet. A lot of Romanian folk artists gain affirmation through the Cenaclul Flacăra movement: Mircea Vintilă, Vasile Șeicaru, Florian Pittiș, Valeriu Sterian, Nicu Alifantis, Alexandru Zărnescu, Victor Socaciu.

Rock music
From the early years (the ’60s) there was in Romania an active Rock scene. Because of their free attitude which was associated with the western culture and the capitalist society, the communist regime censored as much as possible the rock musicians.[3] From the beginning they had a “paria” social position. The symbols of the movement like: long hair, jeans, stage attitude were considered decadent.

Radio Information:

Location: Timişoara, Romania

Language: Romanian

Genres: Misc, Top 40, Various

Web Site: Radio 21