For eight years Austin-based El Tule have been turning heads and making people dance. Their music is a unique fusion of merengue, cumbia, salsa and reggae. Like their music, the band’s makeup transcends cultural and social backgrounds. Fronted by bilingual vocalist and guitar player John Dell, the multicultural group behind Dell is composed of Stephen Svenley, Michael Penic, Tracy Chavez-Dell, Max Garza, Joseph Ledesma, Oscar Trejo and Joshua Collier. Currently El Tule are working on their new album Volumen III.
On Friday, September 14, El Tule will be performing downtown at Copa Bar & Grill located at 217 Congress Ave. 21+ welcome. $7 cover. Cumbia dance lessons will be available from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. DJ Guatemala will be spinning throughout the night.Visit the official Facebook event page here.
Listen to music from El Tule below.