Preview: Las Cafeteras @ Rich Mix (London, 2nd August 2017)
If “they were President”, we would be simply euphoric. We’d be living in a sweet-sounding open-minded and welcoming world where tradition and innovation merge, and urban and folksy go harmonically side-by-side.
That’s Las Cafeteras’ music world and that’s what they’ll bring to the UK between the end of July and beginning of August. The Los Angeles-based Chicano band will finally pay a visit to England with a new album to promote and plenty of good vibes to share.
London will enjoy their Afro-Mexican uplifting sound on the 2nd of August. Las Cafeteras will, indeed, cheer the Rich Mix audience with some son jarocho, zapateado dances, hip-hop rhymes, and topical lyrics. Plenty of fun guaranteed, but also plenty of food for your thoughts.
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There is a time proven bond between music and reincarnation, of birth and rebirth, and of historical ancestry (Aztec soldiers, for example; who died in battle, were thought to be reincarnated into hummingbirds.) With jarana, requinto jarocho, zapateado, tarima, quijada, and several other instruments, Las Cafeteras, a band of six,…