20 Jul Cuban Legend Los Van Van Set to Perform at The Conga Room
â€˜The Rolling Stones of Salsaâ€™, GRAMMYÂ® Award Winning Cuban Legend Los Van Van Set to Perform at The Conga Room
Thursday August 4, 2011
Los Angeles July 20, 2011 â€“Referred to as â€˜The Rolling Stones of Salsaâ€™, Cubaâ€™s legendary group, Los Van Van will perform at The Conga Room at LA Live on Thursday, August 4, 2011.Â The legendary group arrives to Los Angeles in a rare and highly anticipated performance. It will be a night that will make history and a show that fans will not want to miss.
Formed and led by iconic composer/ bassist Â Juan Formell in 1969, Los Van Van are innovators of the Cuban style of salsa, known as â€˜Songo,â€™ a reshaped version of the traditional sound combining Afro-Cuban, rock, hip-hop, funk, and discoÂ with the use of electric guitars, synthesizers and violins.
Los Van Van has more than 30 albums to their credit and countless music awards including a Latin GRAMMYÂ® for their album “Van Van is Here”.Â Entertaining wall-to-wall crowds with their non-stop energetic rhythms for more than 40 years, Los Van Van show no signs of slowing down and are sure to be pure fire on stage.
Expect the Conga Room dance floor to be burning on Thursday, August 4, 2011 as Los Van Van take the stage.Â The Conga Room is located at 800 W. Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. Â For ticket information visit http://www.congaroom.com
About The Conga Room
The world famous Conga Room is a nightclub and concert venue located at L.A. LIVE, the downtown entertainment district across the Staples Center and the Nokia Theatre, featuring authentic Latin-style tapas cuisine, a broadcast control room and 1,000-person capacity. Performances have included the Gypsy Kings, Alejandro Fernandez, Black Eyed Peas, Prince and a weekly R&B night with GRAMMY winner Jamie Foxx called Foxxhole Live. Founded by real estate entrepreneur Brad Gluckstein, The World Famous Conga Room is co-owned by will I am, Jimmy Smits, Jennifer Lopez, Paul Rodriguez, Amaury Nolasco, Sheila E., and NBA stars Baron Davis and Trevor Ariza.
Visit: The Conga Room at: www.congaroom.com