Ricardo Lemvo and Makina Loca at Whittier College

Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - February 27, 1998
Media Contact: Thea Makow (562) 907-4276
Reference: 97-98/74

CALENDAR: Ricardo Lemvo and Makina Loca at Whittier College

WHAT: Ricardo Lemvo and Makina Loca in concert

WHEN: 7 p.m., Sunday, March 22

WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: $15.00 (Discount available for students and senior citizens.)

ADD: L.A. Weekly says of Ricardo Lemvo: "The true genius of his music is its broad appeal: For Latin lovers, it's salsa with an exotic twist...For African music aficionados, it's a return to the origins of Congolese popular music." Kinshasa (Congo)-born Lemvo and his Afro-Cuban band, Makina Loca, even add modern Parisian soukous music to the special mix that has earned their first CD, "Tata Masamba" much critical acclaim.

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203

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