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Slim’s: La Gente, Soltron, Pamela Parker’s Fantastic Machine, Babii Cris
January 12, 2018 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Soltron, Pamela Parker’s Fantastic Machine, Babii Cris
Friday Jan 12, 2018
333 11th Street San Francisco CA 94103
Door 8 / Show 9
La Gente is a San Francisco-based, international recording group led by singer-songwriter Rafael Bustamante Sarria. The group has created their own unique blend of World Music, Cumbia, Reggae, Hip-Hop & Salsa. La Gente fuses together rhythms and cultural influences from all over the Caribbean with their distinct Bay Area flavor to create an infectious, high energy dance party. After years of touring and creating new music, La Gente has built a large and loyal following all over the US and the globe. The group recently independently released their fourth studio album entitled “Borderless” featuring special guest Deuce Eclipse of Bang Data and Zion-I. La Gente was founded in 2008, 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 have also performed internationally in Spain, Italy, France, Great Britain, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Nicaragua and recently returned from their month long tour in Colombia.
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, La Santa Cecilia, Quantic, Digital Underground, Hyro-Glyphics, Coolio, Digable Planets, Pato Banton, Lyrics Born, Pete Escovedo, and MALO.