[6/20] Preview: El Tule CD release at One-2-One Bar

el tuleTonight Austin-based Latin fusion band El Tule will celebrate the release of their new album, Cuatro, at One-2-One Bar. The supporting lineup includes Austin-based cumbia-fusionists Como Las Movies and up-and-comers Organizacion Kumbiambera. Two Austin radio personalities, Vanessa Burden from KOOP and Michael Crockett of KUTX, will be spinning under the DJ monikers throughout the night as well.

Two years in the making, Cuatro is their fourth independently produced album and first with newly launched Hecho In Austin Records. According to the group’s Facebook event page, the band worked with Gil Gonzalez (Genitallica, Brown Sabbath) and Beto Martinez (Grupo Fantasma, Brownout) at Leche House Studios for part of the album. According to the band, Cuatro features original cumbia, salsa, Latin funk and psychedelic chicha. Copies of Cuatro will be available for purchase at the show and soon from the band’s online outlets.

Early attendees will be treated to the viewing of El Tule’s new music video for their single “Mira Como Baila.” The viewing will be followed by a mini Salsa Rueda style class by Salsa Candela. No partner is required.

One-2-One Bar is located at 1509 South Lamar, suite #600. Doors open at 8 p.m. Show starts at 9 p.m. 21+ welcome. $7 cover. Tickets are available online here. Visit the Facebook event page here.

Listen to the audio for “Mira Como Baila” from El Tule below.

Ian Morales

Editor in Chief - Ian is a product of Round Rock High School and St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas. He is an alumnus of the National Hispanic Institute and learned to dance at a young age with the Round Rock Ballet Folklórico. Ian also serves as the Editor-in-Chief for Austin Vida's sister site, Red River Noise.

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