Vanderlei is an Italian alternative-rock band from Bologna, formed in 2005, consisting of five members: Cristian Volpi (vocals/guitar)
Massimo Gandolfi (guitar)
Stefano Franchi (guitar)
Piero Gualandi (bass)
Vincenzo Matozza (drums) In 2006, one year after Vanderlei's story had begun, they were chosen amongst the ten major bands from Emilia Romagna to represent the region's new musical realities at 'Mei di Faenza'.