Vancouver's very own Psych Latin Fusion Ensemble

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Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

Dragon Boat Festival, Concord Pacific pavilion

2-3pm

Concord Pacific Dragon Boat festival… this is an all ages concert and it’s FREE! A big stage right on the Sea Wall in the heart of Vancouver! There will be lots of great band’s all weekend!

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

The Fairview Pub, 898 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC

9pm-1am

The Fairview pub is an Iconic venue in the heart of Vancouver. Known for having great sound, cheap drinks, a great dance floor and pool tables in the back. This venue will be closing down in the near future so we are trying to take advantage of playing here while we still can!

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3RD, 2019

Guilt and Company - 1 Alexander st. in Gas Town, Vancouver BC

9pm-1am

We’re playing once again at our favourite local venue! A hot-sweaty-sexy dance party is to be expected. This club is always packed on a Saturday night so come early around 7/8pm and skip the line!

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Psych Latin Fusion!

Los Duendes is Vancouver’s very own Psych Latin Fusion group! Infectious tropical rhythms intertwined with spicy Latin melodies designed to make people feel uplifted and groove.

The term “Psych Cumbia” has found its place in Latin America as a way of referring to various different styles of tropical Latin American music. Los Duendes performs topicalized Andean guitar, Jazz, Cumbia, Salsa and Soulful House giving birth to a whole new danceable musical universe.

Tener Duende loosely means having soul, a heightened state of emotion, expression and authenticity. The artistic and especially musical term was derived from the duende, an elf or goblin-like magical creature in Spanish mythology. El duende is the spirit of evocation. It comes from inside as a physical/emotional response to art. ‘The duende is not in the throat; the duende climbs up inside you, from the soles of the feet.’ It is what gives you chills, makes you smile or cry as a bodily reaction to an artistic performance that is particularly expressive.

“This talented group has its finger on the pulse of today’s Latin music reconstruction, breathing new life into timeless rhythms like chicha and cumbia. Their on-trend sound mirrors the vibrancy and diversity of contemporary Canadian culture.”   -Cal Koats

“Tropicalized Andean Guitar, Soulful House, Latin Jazz, Hip Hop and Cumbia. It’s a joyous experience that makes you want to dance… with a dash of the Diabolical!”