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Las Cafeteras

Las Cafeteras are immigrant children remixing roots music, telling modern day stories with what LA Times has called a “uniquely Angeleno mishmash of punk, hip-hop, beat music, cumbia and rock … Live, they’re magnetic.”

Born and raised east of the Los Angeles river, Las Cafeteras are remixing roots music and telling modern day stories. Las Cafeteras create a vibrant musical fusion with a unique East LA sound and positive message. Their Afro-Mexican beats, rhythms, and rhymes deliver inspiring lyrics that document stories of a community seeking love and justice in the concrete jungle of Los Angeles. Using traditional Son Jarocho instruments like the jarana, requinto, quijada (donkey jawbone) and tarima (a wooden platform), Las Cafeteras sing in English, Spanish, and Spanglish and add a remix of sounds, from rock to hip-hop to rancheras. Las Cafeteras use music as a vehicle to build bridges among different cultures and communities, and create ‘a world where many worlds fit’.





Date & Time

October 19, 2019

7:30PM - 9:30PM

Add to Calendar 10/19/201907:30 PM 10/19/201909:30 PM America/Chicago Las Cafeteras Born and raised east of the Los Angeles river, Las Cafeteras are remixing roots music and telling modern day stories. Las Cafeteras create a vibrant musical... More info at www.thebendmag.com/events/169365/las-cafeteras Performing Arts Center 6300 Ocean Dr. Unit 5723, Corpus Christi, TX 78412 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927

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Event Website

361-825-ARTS

$20/$15

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