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Orquesta Akokan

Orquesta Akokan

Sep 7th 2018 @ Levitt Shell

Memphis, TN
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About Orquesta Akokan
Genres:
Latin, Mambo
Band Members:
Orquesta Akokán, Recorded at Areito Studios Havana, Cuba , , José “Pepito” Gómez - Lead Vocals , Michael Eckroth - Arranger / Piano, Jacob Plasse - Producer / Tres, Otto Santana Selis - Conga y Timbales, Eduardo Lavoy Zaragoza Jr. - Bongo , Cesar Lopez - Alto Saxophone / Flute, Evaristo Denis - Baritone Saxophone, Jamil Schery- Tenor Saxophone, Jose “El Chewy” Luis Hernandez - Tenor Saxophone, Heikel Fabián Trimiño - Trombone, Yoandy Argudin - Trombone, Carlos “Afrokan” Alvarez Guerra - Trombone , Jorge Reyes - Bass, Harold Madrigal Frias - Trumpet (Solo on "A Gozar la Vida"), Santiago Ceballos Seijido - Trumpet (Solo on "La Corbata Barata"), César "Pupy" Pedroso - Piano on "Cuidado con el Tumbador" , Itai Kriss - Flute Solos on "Mambo Rapidito" and "A Gozar la Vida", Carlitos Padron - Timbales on "La Cosa", "Cuidado con el Tumbador" , Eddie Venegas - Chorus , Luis Soto - Chorus , , Engineered by Jose Raul Varona Cancino (EGREM) and Chris Connors , Mixed by Chris Connors at Seaside Lounge, Brooklyn, NY. , Mastered by JJ Golden, Pre-Production and Overdubs at East West, The Creamery, and Thump Studios

Akokán is a Yoruba word used in Cuba meaning “from the heart,” and indeed, every song on the self-titled debut album (March 30/Daptone Records) by Orquesta Akokán feels l...
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Friday, September 7th, 2018
7:00 PM
Levitt Shell
Memphis, TN
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About Orquesta Akokan
Genres:
Latin, Mambo
Band Members:
Orquesta Akokán, Recorded at Areito Studios Havana, Cuba , , José “Pepito” Gómez - Lead Vocals , Michael Eckroth - Arranger / Piano, Jacob Plasse - Producer / Tres, Otto Santana Selis - Conga y Timbales, Eduardo Lavoy Zaragoza Jr. - Bongo , Cesar Lopez - Alto Saxophone / Flute, Evaristo Denis - Baritone Saxophone, Jamil Schery- Tenor Saxophone, Jose “El Chewy” Luis Hernandez - Tenor Saxophone, Heikel Fabián Trimiño - Trombone, Yoandy Argudin - Trombone, Carlos “Afrokan” Alvarez Guerra - Trombone , Jorge Reyes - Bass, Harold Madrigal Frias - Trumpet (Solo on "A Gozar la Vida"), Santiago Ceballos Seijido - Trumpet (Solo on "La Corbata Barata"), César "Pupy" Pedroso - Piano on "Cuidado con el Tumbador" , Itai Kriss - Flute Solos on "Mambo Rapidito" and "A Gozar la Vida", Carlitos Padron - Timbales on "La Cosa", "Cuidado con el Tumbador" , Eddie Venegas - Chorus , Luis Soto - Chorus , , Engineered by Jose Raul Varona Cancino (EGREM) and Chris Connors , Mixed by Chris Connors at Seaside Lounge, Brooklyn, NY. , Mastered by JJ Golden, Pre-Production and Overdubs at East West, The Creamery, and Thump Studios

Akokán is a Yoruba word used in Cuba meaning “from the heart,” and indeed, every song on the self-titled debut album (March 30/Daptone Records) by Orquesta Akokán feels l...
Read More