(Prensa Latina) Lima, Peru – The popular Cuban orchestra Los Van Van will leave for Peru in
February, to present its new album Chapeando, local newspaper La Razon reported Wednesday.
The band will also participate in the opening of the salsa disco Boranda Latin Show, in the central district of La Victoria, downtown Lima, the publication stated.The new album by Los Van Van will be released in Peru on February 11, it added, and highlighted it is the first after the band got a Grammy Award in the US for Van Van is Here.
Released by Unicornio and Abdala label, the long-awaited production will surely be welcomed, since Los Van Van is the most famous dance outfit from Cuba, the morning paper asserted. The newspaper"s review highlights the songs Agua, Ahora quiéreme, Chapeando and Vive.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.