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Friday, 7 July 2017

Competition: Win tickets to see Issac Delgado y su grupo in London Saturday 22 July

by: Cuba50


We have two tickets to see Cuban salsa/timba superstar Issac Delgado and his group in London on Saturday 22 July to give away, courtesy of Marco and HavanatoLondres!

To enter the draw just send an email to office@cuba50.org with subject 'ISSAC comp' with your full name and phone number. We will not pass on your contact details to anyone else.

Deadline Midday Monday 17 July 2017.

Can't wait to win the competition? Buy your tickets now online here OR via Cuban DJs Rich, Dr Jim or Javier de la Rosa at their club nights.

MORE ABOUT THE ONE AND ONLY ISSAC DELGADO LIVE IN CONCERT!

Issac is loved throughout the Latin world, and adored in his native Cuba. With his distinctive phrasing, crystal clear vocal styling, and incredible arrangements, Issac Delgado, 'El Chevere de La Salsa', is the very heart and soul of timba.

Beginning his professional musical career in 1983 as a member of the Orquesta de Pancho Alonso, Issac went on to become a founding member of the group widely credited as having kick-started the timba revolution, the mighty NG La Banda. As their lead vocalist, Issac was at the cutting edge of Cuban dance music.

His singing talents soon brought him superstar status, becoming one of timba's best composers, and a uniquely creative melodic improviser (in concert he often improvises words and melodies for periods of several minutes). Unsuprisingly, Issac's long career, both with NG and as a solo artist, is strewn with awards.

He tends to stock his band with the most sophisticated Cuban jazz musicians available and give them an exceptional amount of creative freedom, resulting in a history of unique and fascinating groups, and a string of hits as long as your arm. Many of which he'll be performing at this his first UK concert for many years: No Me Mires A Los Ojos; Que Pasa Loco; Mi Romántica; Necesito Un Amiga; Ella Es Un Reloj; La Sandungita; El Solar De La California; Deja Que Roberto Te Toque; Soñé/ La Campana, and Cubanos, to name just a few!

VENUE

Electric Brixton, Town Hall Parade, London, SW2 1RJ

SATURDAY 22ND JULY 2017 PROGRAMME

  • 22:00 - Doors open to the Public
  • 22:00 - 00.00 DJs on the decks
  • 00:00 - 02:00 Issac Delgado y su Grupo live on stage
  • 02:00 - 04:00 DJs and Cuban Party

TICKETS

£25 Advance ticket £30 On the Door


** EARLY BIRD TICKET BUNDLE ** Buy tickets for both concerts - Issac Delgado on Saturday 22nd July & Havana con Kola on Sunday 23rd July - BEFORE 11th July for just £40!

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TRANSPORT

24 Hour Tube: Brixton Station (Victoria line)

Train: Brixton National Rail

Buses: 2, 59,109,133, 333 N2, N3, N109, N133

24 Hour Buses: 35, 37, 159, 205, 345

Nearest Airports: London City Airport & Gatwick

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For further Information call 07857 125 390

Promotor Havana to Londres Ltd. www.havanatolondres.com


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