BOMCHILOM - The Sound of Padova since 2004
BomChilom was founded in Padova in 2004 and soon comes out as one of the most active sounds in the North East of Italy. The crew was initially made up by Alex and Pinecone then in 2006 BomChilom started growing in number with the addition of Toni, Peppo and Nevo. In 2009 Nino joined the sound and lastly in 2013 Skinny B and Luca entered the crew. BomChilom has always played and organized big events in a place called Pedro, this venue is today recognized as one of the greatest places for the italian sound system culture. BomChilom played alongside artists and sounds of the caliber of Cocoa Tea & Frankie Paul, Junior Kelly, Aidonia, General Levy, David Rodigan, Stone Love, Freddie Krueger, Puma (LP International), Supersonic, King Turbo, Sentinel, Herb-a-lize It, City Lock, Luv Injection, Taranchyla (Poison Dart), Warrior Sound, Tek-9 Europe, Ma Gash, G-Spot, Sud Sound System, Brusco, Villada, BoomDaBash, Mellow Mood, One Love Hi Pawa, Heavy Hammer, Gramigna, Mad Kid, Kalibandulu, Northern Lights, I-Shence and many more.. In 2010 BomChilom started to play and promote reggae and dancehall music in Rivolta (Marghera-Venezia) with stage shows with big names like The Skatalites, Lee Scratch Perry, Yellowman, The Gladiators, Johnny Osbourne, The Abyssinians, The Congos, Horace Andy, Alborosie & Friends, Luciano, Ward 21, Chuck Fenda, Gappy Ranks, Etana, Bunny General, Wayne Marshall, Mad Professor, General Levy, Mojo Morgan, Zion Train, Bass Odyssey, Massive B, David Rodigan, Supersonic e many more.. In 2011 BomChilom won a soundclash against Red Storm and after few years in 2016 took part in a clash in Varese against I Trees and Rising Hope.
The Sound of Padova is also a soundclash promoter. The “4th FarEast X-Mas War Clash”(I Shence, Villa Ada Posse, Godzilla) promoted by Northern Lights and BomChilom was the first soundclash ever held in Pedro then in 2014 BomChilom started a soundclash saga called “Worries in the Area” (Ma Gash vs I Shence – Warrior vs Young Hawk – Northern Lights vs Rootsman)
From 2012 to 2014 BomChilom and Rasta Snob have promoted the “Venice Sunsplash”reggae festival in Mestre hosting artists like Beres Hammond, Tarrus Riley, Shaggy, Busy Signal, Alborosie, Horace Andy, Morgan Heritage, Mr. Vegas, Jah Sun, Sud Sound System, Mellow Mood, Skardy, Ska-J, Brusco e Lion D.