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La Linea 11 — Yasmin Levy + Melingo, Muchachito with Santos de Veracruz, Ojos de Brujo, Mexican Institute of Sound, Axel Krygier, Pollito Boogaloo, Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club

1 Mar

The London Latin Music Festival April 6th – April 19th 2011



“La Linea has built an impressive international reputation
as one of the world’s most eclectic celebrations of Latin music.”—Time Out


Wednesday 6th AprilYasmin Levy + Melingo Barbican Hall
Friday 8th AprilMuchachito with Santos de Veracruz Cargo
Friday 15th AprilOjos de Brujo Special 10th Anniversary Show + Depedro
Barbican Hall
Sunday 17th April – A Night of Twisted Cumbia featuring Mexican Institute of Sound, Axel Krygier, Pollito Boogaloo + special guests to be announced. Koko
Tuesday 19th AprilOrquesta Buena Vista Social Club® Featuring Omara Portuondo Royal Albert Hall

Details of all shows, videos, music and to book online at www.comono.co.uk/lalinea

La Linea ’11 lands with its trademark mix of established heavy hitters plus the best of the new generation plucked from throughout the Latin music diaspora – with Spain, Argentina, Mexico, Cuba and Brighton all represented. Barcelona’s Ojos de Brujo have never been known to give less than 100% in a stage show rooted in flamenco with flavourings from reggae, raga, rhumba, hip hop and house, and as this will be their last show for at least 2 years expect multlifarious musical fireworks.  Debutants include Spain’s Muchachito with Santos de Veracruz, Depedro who will be supporting Ojos de Brujo and the entire Twisted Cumbia night line up of Mexican Institute of Sound, Axel Krygier, Pollito Boogaloo who are all La Linea virgins. And then there’s Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club® Featuring Omara Portuondo and paying homage to the music and musicians who helped make Buena Vista Social Club the worldwide phenomenon that we all know and continue to love.

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