Leading World Fusion Band Zoobazar Announces Spanish Tour

Zoobazar, one of the best world fusion bands in the international scene will be touring Spain. This is part of the Girando por Salas (Gira GPS) series, whicvh brings several bands of various genres to Spanish music clubs.

Zoobazar hails from Madrid, Spain’s multicultural city, and features renowned musicians such as the former Radio Tarifa oud player, La Musgaña’s fiddler, La Shica and Eliseo Parra’s drummer, and the bass player for rock band GN3.

The current line-up includes Amir-John Haddad on oud, bouzouki, saz; Diego Galaz on fiddle, strohviol, mandolin, saw; Pablo Martín Jones on drums and percussion; and Hector Tellini on bass.

Zoobazar’s music straddles various Mediterranean genres (Iberian folk music, Turkish, Balkan, Greek, Middle Eastern, North African) fusing it with western elements such as funk, rock and jazz.
RNE3 Concert Broadcast by TVE2 on January 11, 2012

The band’s debut álbum, titled “Uno” came ourt in 2011

Concert dates:

9 February
Santiago de Compostela
Borriquita de Belén

10 February
Caldas del Rey (Pontevedra)
Punto 87

18 February
El Corral de las Cigueñas

1 March
Sala Moe

31 March
Café de las Artes

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several TV 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 albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.


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