Vinyl - Atlanta, GA Tickets
Purchase Tickets: https://www.freshtix.com/events/making-movies
La Choloteca & Rival Entertainment Present: Making Movies with Felicita
Monday, October 14, 2019
1374 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
Doors 7pm | Show 8pm
*Please bring your receipt of this purchase to the show as well as your ID because your name will be on the list at will call.*
More About Making Movies:
Energy, mysticism, roots– it's hard to describe the music of Making Movies, a band that Rolling Stone says is "breaking down walls in the United States," with a mix of afro-latino rhythms and psychedelic rock'n'roll that makes the group's sound something unique. The connection between the Chi brothers (hailing from Santiago, Panama)– together with their Mexican bandmates, the Chaurand brothers– results in an overwhelming musical presence that takes you through landscapes festive, furious, refreshing, and dark.
At times the falsetto of Diego Chi (bassist) takes you to the underworld, while the fuzz of Enrique Chi's guitar anchors his spirited voice in the midst of the Chaurand brothers’ primal and folkloric percussion. An explosion of energy on the stage– does the soundtrack make the movie, or does the movie make for the soundtrack?
Salsa icon Rubén Blades has joined forces with the Latinx psych-rockers/ activists to launch "No Te Calles," a song and a movement that invites artists and fans to participate on the website NoTeCalles.World. No Te Calles was the first single from the band’s new album ameri’kana (out May 24) which also features Flor De Toloache, David Hidalgo (of Los Lobos), Flor de Toloache, Las Cafeteras, and Asdru Sierra (Ozomatli). The band has toured extensively, appearing with the likes of Arcade Fire, Los Lobos, Hurray For the Riff Raff, Bomba Estereo, Galactic, Jesse & Joy, Flor De Toloache, and Thievery Corporation.
More About Felicita:
Born in Palm Springs, California in 1994, Felicita moved to Atlanta, GA at the age of 2. While she was in multiple dance groups and bands, she did not begin to sing professionally until the age of 17. At the age of 18, she began writing and singing at local restaurants. Graduated from Pebblebrook High School's Magnet School of the Performing Arts with specialty in Voice. Felicita is currently studying at Georgia State University. As of 2016, Felicita is the founder of, Travelin' Music Lessons and blog, The Curious Woman. Felicita has and continues to record, perform, and write with many artists in the Atlanta area.