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Thursday, November 5, 2015

10 Things You Have to Do This Weekend

Posted By on Thu, Nov 5, 2015 at 1:13 PM

Thu 11/5
Bomba Estéreo

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In their first decade together, Bogotá’s Bomba Estéreo has perfected an infectious fusion of Afro-Colombian folk music and trippy electronica, nabbed the title of “Best New Band in the World” (courtesy of MTV Iggy) and emerged as a mainstay on the American festival circuit. Seemingly without trying, they’ve also remixed the tired concept of the “party band” — thanks in no small part to the wild synergy of vocalist Liliana Saumet and founder/bassist/keyboardist Simón Mejía. The Texas-bred Pachanga Latino Music Festival brings the quartet to town on the heels of this summer’s beach-party soundtrack Amanecer. $20, 7pm Thu, Paper Tiger, 2410 N. St. Mary’s St., — Bryan Rindfuss

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