Straight from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nonô’s fresh and unique signature pop mixes Brazilian elements with catchy lyrics, amazing melodies and vibrant rhythms. Nonô started performing around London in March, 2019 and has already played in places like Hoxton Bar & Kitchen (now Hoxton Colours), Notting Hill Arts Club, several Sofar Sessions and later in the year of 2019, played at the Victorious Festival in Portsmouth. With her smooth vocals and laid back underground sensibilities, she has now amassed an impressive 160K followers on Instagram and 600K on Facebook.
THE LATIN FORMULA… Three Simple Words. “The Latin Formula” are a Latin band based in London and Brighton-UK formed by 3 talented and experienced professional musicians from the Caribbean Sea with more than 20 years performing in different countries, such as: Venezuela, Cuba, Spain and The United Kingdom who joined this band 4 years ago: Mr. Kico Cowan (Cuba) on Saxophone, Flute and Vocals, Mr. Adonis Banderas (Cuba) on Cuban Multi-Percussion Set and Vocals, and Mr. Michael Slim (Venezuela) Singing Guitarist, Front-man and Vocals.
They're funky, they're punky, they have the POWER. With their distinct aggressive grooves, Lend me the Twelve are embarking on the journey of bring the Black Samba into the light of the new world.
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Claudia Gascogne is a Spanish singer and songwriter based in London. Strongly influenced by soul, R&B, gospel, latin music and Opera, her vocal influences include Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Christina Aguilera & Jasmine Sullivan. Nonetheless, her songwriting -always deeply personal and easily relatable- has been influenced by artists such as Destiny’s Child or Justin Timberlake & Spanish poets such us Pablo Neruda, Elvira Sastre or Luis Ramiro.
All Singing, some dancing, looped Violin, Latin-inspired Guitar and every Percussion piece you’ve ever seen!
Made up of four musicians, Monster Joe was formed with an absolute love for creating music. Bouncing ideas from very like-minded but different people makes an ideal set-up for writing and performing together.
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Aleira are a funk rock band founded by frontman and vocalist Vincenzo, in 2016. The band formed in Porto Alegre, Brazil, where the first Aleira songs were recorded and the first gigs were played. Vincenzo later left Brazil and moved to London, where the band is now based, with a new 5-piece line-up. The band has recently started gigging around London.
Kiltro is the brainchild of Chilean-American singer songwriter Chris Bowers Castillo. Conceived in the lively, bohemian port city of Valparaiso, Chile, Kiltro draws much of its thematic energy from Latin-American folk artists like Victor Jara, Atahualpa Yupanqui, and Inti-Illimani, making for an emotive and stylistically unique merging of older genres with contemporary ones.
With Urban/Latin Roots, Mexicana is one of the most progressive up and coming acts of the decade. Mexicana tracks blend elements of hip-hop, rock, mariachi and electronica into their music. Mexicana has broken the boundaries of traditional latin music by adding a unique spin to their formula. You can expect to hear booming 808's, old school loops, electronic sounds combined with heavy guitars and pounding drums. The addition of mariachi instruments creates a powerful sound that is sure to spread across all genres of music lovers.
Malavita! fuse funky latin beats, skanktastic & chunky bass lines to create a heady mixture of original, infectious feel good tunes. 7 eclectic fun seeking musical misfits originating from Italy and the Deep South (Westcountry) they come together to inspire you to dance, sing along and get a little bit crazy. Collectively on a mission to start the party and keep the dance floor jumping with their tropical sounds. Expect Heaps of percussion, plenty of horns and soulful female vocals.