Ojos de Brujo Releases Techarí

Ojos de Brujo - Techari
Ojos de Brujo – Techari
The increasingly popular Spanish band Ojos de Brujo has a new CD. Techari (Diquela Records, 2006) is a caló word (Spanish Gypsy language) which means freedom.

Flamenco guitar wizard Pepe
and Spanish song star Martirio are two of the guests. There is also Cuban batá, Asian underground from London and rap from Dakar (Senegal).

Ojos de Brujo is a flamenco roots band based in Barcelona, Spain. The band caused a stir in international music circles in 2003-2004 with its mesmerizing hip hop flamenco. The group, whose name means “eyes of the wizard,” creates musical magic with its irresistible sound that blends flamenco with hip-hop beats, funk, samba, reggae and other world musics. One of Spain’s most popular live musical acts, the group is composed of musicians on flamenco guitar, bass, and percussion; a DJ, and a dancer, and features the compelling lead vocals of Marina Abad.

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Author: World Music Central News Department

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