MaltaRocks is an upcoming annual concert which will be giving some of the best local talent a stage to perform and entertain. Launched today, this first edition will take place on the 17th of September 2021 at the Fosos Floriana. With a two-fold vision, it aims to give local talent exposure and kickstarting a new post-COVID era of local entertainment. Tourism Minister Clayton Bartolo remarked that Malta Rocks is brilliant news for the entertainment industry as we head towards normality.
Mark Grech, producer for the show, pointed out how this event is a testament of the quality of talent that we have seen on our islands. It is also ‘a rubber stamp of approval for all the things done throughout the years by various sectors and stakeholders to improve the entertainment industry. The team looks forward to continuing to grow this concept, sot that it can become a yearly event where the majority of local talent could be exposed.
Malta Rocks will feature performances by all the following artists (in alphabetical order): Destiny, Kantera, Kersten Graham, Lapes, Michela, Mikaela, Matthew James and Band, Owen Luellen, Red Electrick, The Busker, The Riffs, Tribali and Wayne and Band. The event will be seated and adhering to COVID-19 health and safety protocols is the utmost priority.