Tuesday, Oct 31st, 2017
The New Parish
$15 ADV / $20 DOS / Age 18 & Up
La Misa Negra
La Misa Negra is a 7-piece band from Oakland, California that plays a unique blend of 1950's and 60's style cumbia and high-energy, Afro-Colombian dance music. Powered by horn and accordion-driven riffs, a fierce rhythm section, and a vintage Colombian sound, La Misa Negradelivers an electrifying performance that explodes with infectious dance grooves and punk rock energy. Since their live debut in the fall of 2011, they have toured the US, playing shows and festivals with the likes of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stevie Wonder, Florence and the Machine, Lenny Kravitz, Arcade Fire, Thievery Corporation, George Clinton, JulietaVenegas, Ozomatli, Mon Laferte, Budos Band, Ana Tijoux, and BombaEstereo. On the strength of their wild and one-of-a-kind shows, La MisaNegra has gained a reputation as one of the most exciting live bands to emerge from the Bay Area in recent years, garnering a diverse fan base that transcends musical, cultural, and generational divides.