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The music of Venezuela
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The music of Venezuela

One of the premier ska bands in Venezuelan today, the Bigmandrake, formally Sin Sospechas, will be performing at Bolívar Hall on 20 July. Over the past 20 years, Bigmandrake has recorded three CDs and has made seven international tours in 12 different countries. Now, with new band members and a […]

Snow Ball, the voice of soul
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Snow Ball, the voice of soul

His real name was Ignacio Villa and he was an epoch-making figure during the 1960s.  Over 45 years have gone by and his name still reverberates among Cuban music lovers in the Aztec region. Rafael Lam His first trip to Mexico was to Yucatan on the 19th January 1933 and […]

Musical performances in June
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Musical performances in June

This month at Bolivar Hall in London will conclude with two fusion groups with their interpretations of classical and traditional pieces. The first of these concerts will take place on 21st June featuring the Venezualan group ‘Bacalo Men’. Formed in 1999, the band flourished under the Pablo Estacio iniciative with […]