Juan de Marcos & Afro Cuban All Stars

    Genre : Latin Jazz/Salsa

    Perform on:
    Saturday March 5, 2011
    D1 Telkomsel Simpati Hall
    Sunday March 6, 2011
    D1 Telkomsel Simpati Hall

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About This Act :

Afro-Cuban All-Stars is a Cuban band lead by Juan de Marcos Gonzalez (formerly tres player for Sierra Maestra). Their music is a mix of all the styles of Cuban music, including bolero, chachacha, salsa, son montuno, timba, guajira, danzon, rumba and abakua. They are known internationally for their 1997 album A Toda Cuba Le Gusta, which was recorded at the Buena Vista Social Club sessions. Members have included Ruben Gonzalez, Orlando "Cachaito" Lopez, Ibrahim Ferrer, Raul Planas, Pio Leyva, Manuel "Puntillita" Licea, Yanko Pisaco and more recently Caridad Hierrezuelo and Pedro Calvo.