If ever there was a World Music super-group, this would be it.
The BCWorld Music Collective brings together musicians from Cuba, Mexico,Brazil, Africa, and London, who now make their home in BC. The ollective is comprised of Adonis Puentes, Celso Machado, Tonye Aganaba, Kurai Blessing, JPCarter, Locarno (Tom Landa, Pedro Mota, Robin Layne, Liam Mac Donald, Nick La Riviere, Kalissa Landa, Jean Se Le Doujet)and First Nations (Stō:lo/St’át’imc/Nlaka’pamux Territories) rapper, Ostwelve. This exciting band with some impressive talent take the audience on a world wide journey, without ever leaving home, as they share the music and stories of where they are from, and how they got to BC.
Prepare to explore the rhythms,melodies and vibrancy of the world with the BCWorld Music Collective.
“The most alive and transformative music-making I’d heard in years”–audience member.”… just good, high energy fun, it’s a wonderful celebration of multiculturalism”-Vancouver Island Music Festival