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Orquestra Pacifico Tropical

Featuring a whos-who lineup of worldly artists from groups like O BRUXO, Deer and the Doe and more―including go-to Portland percussionist Papi Fimbres―cumbia aficionados Orquestra Pacifico Tropical parlay Latin-steeped instrumentals with lots of trumpet, shakers, drums and more. All of which is to say that you’ll simply have no choice about whether or not you’ll […]

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Tezeta Band

The seven member-strong Tezeta Band’s Ethio-soul Revue bring a high-energy, soulful, dance-driven mix of ’60s and ’70s R&B, funk, jazz and ancient Ethiopian melodies. Their sound is hypnotic and mysterious, with an overall feeling of comfortable nostalgia. The jams are smooth, the attitude is cool and laid back, the dancing…unavoidable and incredible. -JD

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