Event Archive - OZOMATLI with special guests Salsahall Collective & DJ SuCommandante Espinoza: Ozomatli, Salshahall Collective, DJ Su Comandante Espinoza
Thu. January 31st 2019 @ Rickshaw Theatre Vancouver BC (No Minors)
8:30pm - 12am doors at 8pm
Since 1995 Ozomatli have been spreading their sounds of freedom and joy infused with various Latin American rhythms, hip hop, reggae, funk and everything in between.
Their last appearance in BC was at Victoria's 19th Annual Ska & Reggae Festival performing alongside long time band mate Chali 2na and Jamaican reggae legend Freddie McGregor.
In Vancouver Ozomatli will be playing at The Rickshaw Theatre on Thursday, January 31st with special guests Salsadancehall Collective and DJ SuCommandante Espinoza.
Salsadancehall Collective is fronted by the International recording artist Tugstar (Clarendon Jamaica). Tugstar is supported by reggaetón artist C'nez and Spanish soul singer Tiago. Backed up by some of Vancouver’s best Latin musicians, The SalsaHall Collective features musicians from Mazacote, Wasakaka, Tanga, Kutapira, and many more great Latin and world groups.
Tickets on sale Friday, November 2, 2018 on ticketweb.ca. Hard copies available at Highlife Records, Red Cat Records (both locations on Main Street and East Hastings), Zulu Records & Beat Street Records.
Since its inception in 1995, innovation and creativity have defined Ozomatli. Hailing from Los Angeles, the group found a way to represent the city's eclectic culture through music that appeals to the local community and the world beyond. Ozomatli's success is exemplified in an impressive variety of genres from classic to modern Latino, urban, hip-... more info
There's been a musical storm gathering on the other side of the Georgia Strait, and the time has come for it to be unleashed on the unsuspecting dancefloors across the land. SALSAHALL COLLECTIVE is a straight-up groove monster, combining the best elements of salsa, dancehall and hip-hop, delivering it all with the power of a brass band. The boasts ... more info