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Noche de Salsa Cubana
February 8 @ 9:30 pm
Join us for a fantastic night with Live Salsa music Cuban style by Rey Arteaga and some of Austin’s best and longest standing musicians!
This event is part of a weekend workshop of Cuban dance by guest instructor Reinier Fernandez. Click here to find out more
Live Music 10:00pm
Don’t miss DJ TREMS who will be playing more Cuban style music for your dancing pleasures!
Entrance $10 per person
Event is BYOB
About Rey Arteaga: San Antonio-born solo-artist, frontman-vocalist, conguero and bongocero Rey Arteaga, a favorite performer in the local Austin music scene, has co-founded or played in some of the best Latin bands in Austin (Son y No Son, La Tribu, Son Yuma, Centzontle, Melecumbe, Sarah Fox and Joel Guzman, Sangre de Chango, Ta Mère, & Charanga Cakewalk), and has for more than twenty-six years performed classic repertoire of Cuban son, Colombian cumbia and Mexican bolero and ranchera, renditions of which have ranged from the traditional, to eclectic and innovative.
Rey is a member of Canadian rock band Big Sugar, and has also performed and recorded with Sit Down, Servant!!, Austin-based David Bowie tribute band Super Creeps, 35MM, Gov’t Mule, Tiburon, Big Band Tejano, The Brew, Los Satelites del Ritmo, and many others.
Rey Arteage on voice
Russell Scanlon on guitar (Susanna Sharpe and Samba Police, Tamasha Africana, The Crying Monkeys)
Jose Galeano on timbales (Galeano Band, Grupo Fantasma)
Gordie Johnson on bass (Sit Down, Servant!!, Grady, Big Sugar)
Carmelo Torres on bongó, (La Tribu, Timberos del Norte)
Raúl Vallejo on trombone