Carnaval San Francisco, MAPP & La Gente Productionz Presents:
Sunday May 24th
The Carnaval San Francisco After Party
@ El Rio (3158 Mission) featuring:
+ Carnaval parade and festival special guests
-LA GENTE- www.lagentemusicsf.com
-CARNAVAL SAN FRANCSICO- www.carnavalsanfrancisco.org
-EL RIO- www.elriosf.com
Its that time again Carnaval season in San Francisco!
This official after party will feature headlining San Francisco groups LA GENTE, Soltron and host of parade and festival dancers, drummers, singers and musicians.
This will be a down home Mission parranda at
our favorite community neighborhood music venue
La Gente is a Bay Area based international recording group led by singer-songwriter Rafael Bustamante Sarria. The group has created their own unique multilingual blend of Cumbia, Reggae, Salsa, Reggaeton and World Music. They perform a high energy dance party and have cultivated a large, loyal and diverse following. They have independently released three studio albums, numerous live recordings, two DVD's and are currently in production to release their fourth studio album collaborating with a variety of international recording artists.
La Gente was founded in 2002, since then They have performed numerous festivals, universities, radio stations, museums, art galleries and major venues all over the US. For example: San Francisco, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Austin, Portland and New York. La Gente has also performed internationally in Spain, Italy, France, Great Britain, Colombia, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, and Nicaragua. Their notoriety and showmanship had found them sharing the stage with other recognized recording artists, such as George Clinton and The P-Funk All Stars, E-40, Quantic, The Digital Underground, Hyro-Glyphics, Coolio, Digable Planets, Pato Banton, Lyrics Born, Pete Escovedo, and MALO.
Soltrón is Afro-Latin Funk playing, San Francisco based, cosmic entity. Composed of 11 rumbanauts, their mission is simple, to keep you dancing and filled with great vibes. Playing all original music, their style is reflective of their Bay Area upbringing and has been inspired by the elements around them. With 3 horns, 4 percussionists, synthesizers, guitars and rap/ sung vocals, they will leave a long lasting impression.
-LA GENTE LINKS-