El Payo, Las Guitarras De Espana and Mehran are joining forces for a night of "Flamenco Rock N' Rumba" at Martyrs' on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 8PM.
El Payo is a popular Rumba/Nuevo Flamenco-Fusion group based in Chicago. Their distinct sound is infused with elements of rock, salsa, ska, reggae and, of course, some Flamenco.
Las Guitarras de España has been featured on Radio One several times. Their newest album, Tantas Cosas, has been getting some major attention in the Windy City and beyond.
Mehran is an Iranian born Flamenco guitarist. His quintet plays Flamenco influenced by jazz and Middle Eastern music. His recent CD Angels of Persepolis has been praised by Vintage Guitar Magazine and by Barry Cleveland, editor of Guitar Player Magazine.
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