Burning Caravan

Burning Caravan is a band made up by artists and musicians from France,

Chile, and Colombia. It’s music, influenced by rock, jazz, gypsy and Latin American music, expresses a theatrical and joyful point of view, which

invites to sing and to dance. With one EP and 2 full length albums, this band has a great international prospective. They had toured France, Spain, Argentina, México, Ecuador, Perú and Colombia, being part of many important festivals such as Vive Latino 2017 (CDMX – México), Rock al Parque 2016 (Bogotá – Colombia), Iboga Summer Festival 2015 (Valencia – España), Lez’Art 2015 (Lez – Francia), among many others.

Burning Caravan had been the opening act in two opportunities to the famous film director and world-known musician Emir Kusturica & The No smoking orquestra, and had shared festivals with many band such as: Asian Dub Foundation, Prophets of Rage, The 5, 6, 7 8 ́s from Japan, Molotov, Monsieur Periné, among many others.

On November of 2014, the band published their first LP “En el espacio”, cataloged by the Rolling Stone Magazine as one of the best albums of the year. In 2016, they published their second album “Las Historias de los Hombres”, working with a world-class sound engineer from Argentina Mario Breuer (Producer of legendary Latin-American bands such as de Charly García, Soda Stereo, Fabulosos Cadillacs among many others). The band had worked producing contemporary circus shows such as “Vade Retro Gypsy Circus” and the “Gypsy Express” with top class artists from Colombia.

In 2019, the band has been nominated by the Grammy´s as “Nuevo artista”.

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Featured shows

Festival TECATE PENINSULA, Parque Morelos, Tijuana, México, 2017
Festival VIVE LATINO, Foro sol, CDMX, México, 2017
Festival SELVÁMONOS, Oxapampa, Perú, 2017
Festival ROCK AL PARQUE, Parque Simón Bolivar, Bogotá, Colombia, 2016
Festival Internacional Altavoz, Medellín, Colombia, 2016
Balkan Fest, Palacio de los Deportes, CDMX, México, 2016
Concierto Radiónica, Teatro al aire libre La Media torta, Bogotá, Colombia, 2016
Bomm Bogotá Music Market, Kukaramakara, Bogotá, Colombia, 2016
CirculArt, Teatro Pablo Tobon Uribe, Medellín, Colombia, 2016
Festival ALMAX, Corferias, Bogotá, Colombia, 2016 - Tortazo Folkan, Teatro al aire libre La Media torta, Bogotá, Colombia, 2015
Iboga Summer Festival, Valencia, España, 2015
Lez’Art Festival, Toulouse (Lez), Francia, 2015
Emir Kusturica & The No Smoking Orchestra, Opening Act, Theatron, Bogotá, Colombia, 2015
The 5,6,7,8’s, Opening Act, Bolera San Francisco, Bogotá, Colombia, 2013

Awards / Distinctions

ARTIST OF THE YEAR, BEST LIVE PERMORMANCE y BEST FUSION
COLOMBIAN AND WORLD MUSIC
Premios Subterránica - 2017
BEST ALTERNATIVE BAND
Premios Shock, Bogotá, 2016
ALBUM OF THE YEAR, “Las Historias de los Hombres”
Revista Shock - 2016
ALBUM OF THE YEAR, “Las Historias de los Hombres”
Revista Semana - 2016
#10 – TOP 10 BEST RECORDS, “Las Historias de los Hombres”
Rolling Stones Magazine - 2016
#11 - TOP 25 BEST RECORDS, “Las Historias de los Hombres”
Radiónica - 2016
#17 - TOP 20 BEST RECORDS, “Las Historias de los Hombres”
El Colombiano Medellín - 2016
SONG # 1, “DESEOS DE MÁS”
TOP 25 Radiónica - 2016
SONG # 2, “MARTINEZ”
Top 20 de Radio Nacional de Colombia - 2016

HELLO YAK

Hello Yak, from Bogotá Colombia is positioned among the most recognized rock and roll and rockabilly bands in their country.

Influenced by artists such as Imelda May, Johnny Cash, Stray Cats, The Hillbilly Moon Explosion, Wanda Jackson, Reverend Horton Heat among others, the band accompanies their lyrics in English and Spanish with a mix of blues, country and rock sounds, generating a cheerful and frantic atmosphere… ¡Perfect for those who want to dance!

With two studio albums and two successful European tours (El Camino – 2018 and Ride This Yak – 2019), Hello Yak intends to continue making its way locally and internationally.

2020 will bring lots of great news for the fans and followers. Wait for more dates…..

 

Videos

Featured shows

2012 - Till today- Resident at El Bandido Bistro, Bogotá
2013 - launch for Maserati brand, Bogotá
2013 - Club Colombia Oktoberfest, Bogotá
2014 - Hendrick’s forest journey picnic, Bogotá
2016 - Launch Hotel Intercontinental, República Dominicana
2016 - Re launch Hotel Intercontinental, Nicaragua
2017 - Winner of district call Jazz al Parque 2017, Bogotá
2017 - Expo vinos fair, Corferias, Bogotá
2017 - BARCÚ International Art and Culture Fair, Bogotá
2018 - First edition GRLPWR FEST, Bogotá
2018 - Corferias Bogotá (MercedesBenz 70th anniversary)
2019 - Keine knete trotzdem fete Moorburg DE
2019 - Landjuweel fest, Amsterdam Nl
2019 - 6 shows In Germany for Foodtruck festival
2019 - Latin festival, Pardubice Cz
2019 - Folklorum festival, Einsiedel De

TOURS
2018 – El Camino Autumn tour 2018 Europe
2019 – Ride this yak Summer tour 2019 Europe

Discography

2017 – Colaboration single Skampida “Como atravesar”
2018 – EL CAMINO
2019 - RIDE THIS YAK
2019 - Compilation album Folklorum festival 2019-DE