What language does Måneskin speak?
They’re Italian but their name is Danish
Then, the idea: since Victoria is half Danish, the research focused on a word of that language. And when the bassist pronounced “Måneskin” everyone fell in love with the sound and iconicity of it.
What does Måneskin mean in English?
Måneskin means ‘moonlight‘ in Danish. The band decided on the name after Victoria De Angelis suggested that they use a Danish word in honour of her Danish heritage. “ Moonlight” doesn’t mean anything in particular to the band.
Is Måneskin a British band?
Måneskin is an Italian pop rock band from Rome, consisting of lead vocalist Damiano David, bassist Victoria De Angelis, guitarist Thomas Raggi, and drummer Ethan Torchio. The band rose to fame after ending up second in the eleventh series of the Italian talent show X Factor in 2017.