It feels like it has been a while since Austin-based cumbia fusion band Manazas Malas have performed in Austin. Well that is changing this month as the band is performing every Tuesday night in November at Flamingo Cantina. What is typically a A slow night for live music just got un poquito mas sabor.
Manzanas Malas’ music fuses elements of cumbia, salsa, pop, hip hop and other traditional Latin rhythms. New lead vocalist Victoria Acosta brings a youthful pop energy to the band while still staying true to the band’s original sound fans have come to know and love over the years. The band will be performing some of their fan favorites along with some new tracks from their upcoming album due they are currently working on.
Austin-based roots reggae band The Contrabandits open the shows. Flamingo Cantina is located at 515 E. 6th Street. Doors open at 8 p.m. Music at 9 p.m. 21+ welcome. $2 cover. Visit the event page on Facebook here.