WEPA 2019 OFFICIAL LINE UP AND SET TIMES
Wepa: Cumbia Roots Festival 2019

Featuring acts:

LA BANDA DE NAYO 9PM

Winner of the prestigious Congo de Oro Award twice at Carnaval de Barranquilla, Nayib Feres leads this incredible ensemble! Gaita and Millo at a heavenly level!

COMBO CHIMBITA 730PM

The New York-by-way-of-Colombia troupe fuse the perennial rhythms of the Afro-Latinx diaspora with a modern-day consciousness, while tracing the prophetic traditions of our ancestry. 

KIKO VILLAMIZAR 6PM

Kiko studied jazz in Miami, then began traveling, collecting melodies and rhythms that make for a genuine world class fusion of Colombian rhythms.

 

SON DE LE PROVINCIA 430PM

Agrupación de gaita colombiana, originaria del Carmen de Bolívar, Colombia, con una influencia de nuevas músicas conservando siempre la tradición.

FABULOSO SEXTETO CARACHA 315PM

con lo mejor del repertorio que hiciera famoso, agrupaciones como AFROSOUND, LOS MIRLOS, LOS DESTELLOS. Puro sonido rumbero!

 

NEMEGATA  2PM

Influenced by cumbia, bullerengue, gaita music, Colombian Andean songs, Southern Mali’s wassoulou music, Sahara’s desert blues, as well as 60’s and 70’s delirious psychedelia from Africa and South America, Nemegata is a power trio currently stretching its roots in Austin.

ORION 1PM

Often excluded from the mainstream arts scene, DJing is a complex art form which combines music, dance, and visual art. Founding member Orion, established Peligrosa in 2007. A collective of DJs, producers, and visual artists re-energizing the sights and sounds of Latin America.

Artesanía market by:

Las Ofrendas

 
INFORMATION
WEPA: CUMBIA ROOTS FESTIVAL 2019
KENNY DORHAM'S BACKYARD​​
11O6 E. 11TH STREET
AUSTIN, TX
JUNE 15TH 2019 
2PM-10PM
 
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