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Acts tagged with 'afro-cuban', from across the UK...

afro-cuban acts across the UK...

Baraka

Baraka (based in Bristol)

Music Description: Afro Caribbean Band

Packages range from £550 to £2500

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Baraka is a unique combination of musicians from Ghana, Senegal, Germany, Dominica and Northern and Southern Ireland. Each musician contributes his individual sound and style - Reggae featuring a Kora and Djembe, Township with a Calypso bassline, Hilife with Blues Harmonica, Soca with Balafon and Flute. Baraka features musical collaborations ... » View band profile »

Barulho

Barulho (based in Brighton)

Music Description: Brighton-based Brazilian Samba band

Packages range from £500 to £3000

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Barulho are a leading Brighton based Samba band. With a unique style and presence, they bring any event to life with infectious rhythms, funky beats and spectacular performances. Blending Afro-Cuban and South American roots with samba reggae, funk, hip hop and drum & bass, their passion for sound is guaranteed to get you dancing and lift your spirits. ... » View band profile »

Cafecito

Cafecito (based in London)

Music Description: 5- 10 piece Cuban style band

Packages range from £900 to £2500

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Cafecito plays a lively pre-salsa style of music still heard on the streets of Old Havana today - charanga! They play cha cha chas, boleros, danzones and Latin jazz, a flavour of which you may have heard on some of the Buena Vista Social Club recordings. Perfect for dancing and background music, weddings, parties, corporate events and Cuban or Latin themed ... » View band profile »

Diaspora

Diaspora (based in London)

Music Description: 11-piece Latin band

Packages range from £750 to £5408

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DIÁSPORA: United in the Latin Beat “Clave... To us the word goes beyond explanations and definitions. It means life, salsa, the food of our leisure time, the motion of intense rhythm, the emotion of 20,000 people simultaneously grooving to the natural sounds of life. It’s being played in beat, on key, on clave... It means to be on top o ... » View band profile »

Extra Love Reggae Afrobeat Band

Extra Love Reggae Afrobeat Band (based in Manchester)

Music Description: 10 Piece Reggae Dub Afrobeat Band

Packages range from £500 to £2000

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Born over 3 years ago as a two piece horn section, Extra Love have grown within the last year to a 10 piece band performing at some of the UK's best loved music events. Extra Love band members all have a holistic professional background, sessioning with some of the best and most highly acclaimed musicians. Their experience spans many major festivals worldwid ... » View band profile »

Fiesta Resistance

Fiesta Resistance (based in Cardiff)

Music Description: 5-7 piece Cuban salsa band

Packages range from £700 to £1300

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Fiesta Resistànce are a lively 7-piece salsa band based in Cardiff playing the hottest picks of Cuban party music. Salsa and son styles are ignited with dynamic original arrangements featuring blazing trumpets, vocals, crackling percussion, pulsating piano, bass and clavé. They have played Latin nights and functions across South Wales and the West, and gua ... » View band profile »

Huw and Roberto

Huw and Roberto (based in London)

Music Description: Latin, jazz and soul act

Packages range from £250 to £1000

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London based Latin, jazz and soul outfit Huw and Roberto are two professional musicians, and friends, who have learned their craft playing alongside the likes of Donna Summer and James Brown. The repertoire stretches back through the era of Nina Simone stopping off in the sixties with the Beatles and Hendrix and arrives in modern times with Jason Mraz. ... » View band profile »

Kalakuta Millionaires

Kalakuta Millionaires (based in Brighton)

Music Description: Afro Funk Latino band

Packages range from £1500 to £4000

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An AfroFunk Latino outfit fusing tunes from the heart of 70s Nigeria to the carnivals of Cuba, the back streets of Brazil and beyond - expect blistering brass, stunning harmonies and an explosive rhythm section! ... » View band profile »

MacUmba

MacUmba (based in Glasgow)

Music Description: 8 piece Scottish bagpipes and Brazilian Samba percussion band

Packages range from £1300 to £3200

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MacUmba is a professional group of musicians based in Scotland who mix the traditional sounds of Scottish bagpipes with the infectious rhythms of Brazilian Samba percussion. MacUmba have played at many events and festivals all over the world and continue to develop their unique sound, entertaining audiences where ever they go. The normal instrumentation of t ... » View band profile »

Mancheska

Mancheska (based in Manchester)

Music Description: Horn-fronted ska band

Packages range from £700 to £2000

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cheska play ska music: reggae’s upbeat and offbeat older brother. Fronted by a four-strong horn section and four versatile vocalists, the eight piece perform original ska, laid back rocksteady and classic reggae. Formed in Manchester 2012 inspired by ska originators The Skatalites, Mancheska's unique brand of 'northentic' ska is so infectiously upbeat you ... » View band profile »

The One Steel Band

The One Steel Band (based in Manchester)

Music Description: Caribbean Steel band

Packages range from £500 to £1000

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The One Steel Band is a Manchester based act, whose players between them have over 40 years of experience playing the pan. Specialists in Weddings, Caribbean evenings, and formal and informal functions, they have played all over the country, even venturing as far as Paris and Barcelona. Although the band's repertoire includes all the well known traditional i ... » View band profile »

Philips Man and Nanacere

Philips Man and Nanacere (based in London)

Music Description: Afro-Latin-Funk-Hip-Hop-Reggae-Reggaeton-Salsa band

Packages range from £1000 to £3000

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The Philips Man & Lolo / Nanacere Band play a live fusion of Afro-Latin-Funk-Hip-Hop-Reggae-Reggae-ton-Salsa. They have a live DJ and Electric Guitar, Bass, Guest Vocalists, Congas, Drums. Sax and Trombone. Formal Biography... Born in Santa Clara, Cuba. Formed the band Triangulo Oscuro in 1996 in Nueva Gerona City, Isla de la Juventud off the south w ... » View band profile »

Rory Duffy

Rory Duffy (based in London)

Music Description: London based jazz saxophonist and pianist

Packages range from £175 to £3066

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Rory Duffy is a London-based saxophonist, pianist and music producer with a background in jazz and improvised music. Rory, most notable as producer of Diáspora, performs with his jazz quartet and Latin trio, combining his love of jazz and improvised music with Latin, soul and contemporary styles from around the world. Diáspora, his large-scale Latin produc ... » View band profile »

Son al Son

Son al Son (based in Glasgow)

Music Description: Traditional Son/Salsa band

Packages range from £600 to £2000

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This five piece Cuban band have been making waves across Scotland over the last year with their fantastic authentic sound. Son al Son was formed in 2008 by musicians from Cuba and Scotland. As the name suggests, Son al Son play son, a style of music made popular in 1920’s Havana and more recently in the film “Buena Vista Social Club”. To th ... » View band profile »

Son Guarachando

Son Guarachando (based in Brighton)

Music Description: 5 piece Cuban band

Packages range from £500 to £1200

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Son Guarachando are one of the top exponents of Cuban Son, Salsa and Latin Music working in the UK today. They are fronted by vocalist Adriana Lord from Havana, Cuba who has been a leading force on the Havana Scene for well over a decade having worked with the likes of William Vivanco, Eliades Ochoa (Buena Vista Social Club) and NG La Banda. Individually the ... » View band profile »

The Sterling Three Jazz Trio

The Sterling Three Jazz Trio (based in London)

Music Description: 2-5 piece Jazz Group (Trad & Modern/Latin/Soul)

Packages range from £250 to £1500

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'The Sterling Three' The Sterling Three is a London based jazz trio. The core group consists of three experienced musicians with exemplary credentials from famous and well known events/venues. All three musicians have performed at: Glastonbury '10 Big Chill '10 '11 O2 Millennium Dome '10 Jazz Cafe - Camden, London '11 The Sterling Three trio offers a diverse ... » View band profile »

Tarantismo

Tarantismo (based in Leeds)

Music Description: Salsa & Son Cubano Band

Packages range from £800 to £1600

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n Tarantismo as they take you on a journey through the streets of Havana, bringing you the spirit and spice of Cuba’s traditional Son music, before whisking you off to the clubs of New York, where you can indulge in the invigorating sounds of Salsa. Inspired by the hot rhythms of Cuban Son and continuing the earthy tradition made popular by the Buena Vista ... » View band profile »

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