SATURDAY 14 JULY l BIG MANDRAKE + PARRANDA! @ LATIN AMERICA AT THE GAMES – LONDON 2012 GRAND OPENING & VENEZUELA’S INDEPENDENCE DAY
AT THE NEW LATIN CORNER.
FREE ENTRY BEFORE 9PM |
*£3 AFTER @ The New Latin Corner
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*Donation suggested to support the artists on the night
283 Camden Road, N7 0JN London, United Kingdom
BIGMANDRAKE, is one of the pioneering bands of the SKA in Venezuela. In 20 years of ininterrupted independent music have made 3 albums, have participated in major collected in Venezuela and abroad and has to his credit 7 international tours taking their music to more than 12 countries and thousands of young people from different nationalities.
A New midnight event with English, Colombian Cumbia ,Sabanera, Vallenato classic and new wave band in London, England who is playing live music across Europe. They play vallenato, cumbia, “nueva ola’ porro, tropi-pop and charanga with a fresh style and follow by the new generation of parranderos in the UK.
Music and important changes have made the band members since its appearance in the Venezuelan SKA scene, including the name change. In this new phase the band proposes new creative challenges with more music and rhythm, while preserving its important position of genuine expression SKA / PUNK / ROCK in Venezuela and the world. Consists of extensive professional musicians in the music scene in Venezuela.
Open to the diversity of influences that fall within the band since its inception, and thanks to the genius of the various musical trends that bombard them, there is the genuine seal SKA Venezuela. Explore the possibilities of merging the SKA / PUNK / ROCK with a wide range of rhythms and sounds of Caribbean Latino identity.
For the band, diversity is what prevails in an orbit where reflection, love, parties and social consciousness fed the lyrics of their songs.
BIGMANDRAKE scene is loaded with power and honesty, making each concert a big collective party which generates a genuine connection between band and audience.