LISTEN TO GRUPO FANTASMA LIVE on WNCW, the NPR affiliate for western North Carolina. The band will perform a set at 4pm Eastern Time (3pm TX, 1pm Pacific) on Friday, Jan 30th. Click HERE to tune in.
We'll be hitting up a few spots in the south this weekend starting Thursday night, Jan 29th in Knoxville, TN at the Bijou Theatre as part of their 100th anniversary celebration. Friday, Jan 30th we make our first appearance in Asheville, NC at the Rocket Club and Saturday, Jan 31st we return to Hunstville, AL at the Flying Monkey Arts Center. The great posters below courtesy of Phil Barker (Asheville, NC) and Karen Kilpatrick (Huntsville, AL).
Voting in the Austin Chronicle 2008-2009 Music Poll ends this Friday, January 30th and we encourage you to cast your ballot with Grupo Fantasma in mind. We fit into a slew of categories including Band of the Year, Album of the Year (Sonidos Gold), Latin Traditional, Latin Contemporary, World, AND many of the "Best Musician" categories. Be sure to vote on as much of the ballot as you can in order for it to count. Click the image below to take you there.
Our good friend Larry Harlow made a guest appearance with us in New York this past weekend at the Hiro Ballroom. Enjoy this performance of the classic "La Cartera" and thanks to all the folks who came out in the northeast!