Cruzamente Returns to Cafe Tatant
July 8, 2011
On Thursday, July 8, Cruzamente, featuring vocalist Maria "Lutchinha" Neves will be returning to Cafe Tatant. Lutchinha has performed and recorded alongside other major Cape Verdean artists for over twenty years. Her latest release "Castanhinha" abounds with strong vocals, fearless traditional grooves and a wonderfully rich Cape Verdean texture. Artist website: myspace.com/lutchinhamusic
"Cruzamente", is a Boston-based, five-piece all-female, all-star backup band. Members play a variety of musical styles from Cape Verde with engaging melodies, energetic rhythms, and original arrangements. The combination of Lutchinha, with her natural charisma and warm voice, and the individual talents within the band has proven to be a huge success. Lutchinha and Cruzamente are consummate entertainers and their audiences cannot help but step to the dance floor to join them in celebration of this infectious music.