Las Brujas del Barrio & Rakkatak at the Burdock on July 6, 2018

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Mark your calendars for a eclectic musical evening featuring Las Brujas del Barrio and Rakkatak. In true Canadian fashion, this evening will be a mix of South American and Indian music.

Las Brujas del Barrio sing the songs of their “abuelos” (i.e. their grandparents), including songs by Chavela Vargas, Mercedes Sosa, Violeta Parra, Lila Downs, Isabel Parra and Lola Beltran.

Rakkatak will follow Las Brujas’ opening set, and the night will finish with a collaboration between both bands.

What: Las Brujas del Barrio & Rakkatak
When: July 6, 2018, Doors at 8:30 p.m., Show at 9 p.m.
Where: The Burdock, 1184 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1N2
How much: $10 in advance, $15 at the door
Tickets: http://burdockto.com/shows/?show=1220
FB Link: https://www.facebook.com/lasbrujasdelbarrio/

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We wanna Tarana

Happy Spring all! We’ve waited so long for this weather in Toronto and we’re just loving it and the inspiration it brings.

We wanted to share some of the new material that we’re composing for the next album. Right now, we’re addicted to a style of playing called Tarana, where the voice is used to mimic rhythms made by the tabla.

You can check it out below. Enjoy!

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