30 Jahre Tanzgruppe AIRES DE MI TIERRA in Wien
Quique Neira “Un Amor” released 22 October 2014
ALMA – his sixth production as a solo artist – is certainly the musician’s most mature and personal one.
The album includes some great guest musicians’ performances like the ones of David Hinds of Steel Pulse (Love, Love, Love), Alborosie (Yo Planto), Dogge Doggelito (Ojo) amongst others, conferring the disc internationality.
ALMA, issued under the Chilean label Oveja Negra, contains 20 tracks. Quique Neira composed and recorded ALMA in his own studio, Madera & Agua, in Santiago/Chile, but it has as well been recorded in various studios e.g., in Austria, Switzerland, England, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Sweden, Jamaica. The album was mastered by Jim Fox in Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
Quique Neira (Chile) the charismatic Icon of Latin Reggae has risen to legendary status in Latin America’s Reggae circles since the 1990’s – His mellow mix of Roots Rock Reggae and Latin rhythms has drawn hundreds of thousands enthusiastic audience to clubs and large Festivals in Latin America.
Now as well in Europe.
Quique Neira has a unique voice and is a great live musician, composer and producer.
With his solo albums, he always gets the charts in his homeland.-
Quique Neira released his album Jah Rock (2008 Chile) as well as a European Edition (Label GLM /Munich Germany ) in June 2010.-
VILLU VESKI – saxophone
TIIT KALLUSTE – accordion
The duo’s programme of folksongs and compositions, „Sounds of the Nordic Islands“ displays the elegiac beauty of Scandinavian folk music in a combination of up-to-date and ancient styles. The musicians: „It’s like a musical travel report from the Nordic Islands, inspired by nature, folk music, legends and myths .
Artist website: http://www.nordicsounds.ee/index.php?id=26762
Monica Akihary – BOI AKHI
Guitarist en composer Niels Brouwer and vocalist Monica Akihary are the core of Boi Akih, .developing the cultural roots – musical traditions from the Moluccas, Sunda and Bali, Dutch (European) jazz and improvised music, classical Indian music and traditional African music – form the basis for composition, free improvisation and text. .Monica Akihary honours her heritage. She writes and sings in her father’s native language Moluccan.-
Artist website : http://www.boiakih.com/boiakih2010/boiakih2010.php