Mambo - Bantu word for communion with the Gods
Soul - The spiritual reality within all
There's a party going on when Latin-Fusion artist Martin Franco takes the stage, celebrating the cultural mix that is California. With his passionate high-energy band Mambo Soul, bringing the conscious beats, the Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Latin Rock, Jazz, Funk, and Reggae rhythms, provide the fuel for their joyous musical journeys.
Poly-Caribbean, Martin Franco has his roots in Colombia where Cumbia and Salsa reign supreme, in New York City where Latin Jazz and Latin Soul reached their peak, in Puerto Rico and Santo Domingo where Salsa, Merengue and Reggaeton rock the nights, in Jamaica where Roots Reggae rules cool, and in California where psychedelic Latin Rock musicians Santana, War, and Malo created the original Latin Jam bands.
Martin Franco, a Colombian-American vocalist, saxophonist, percussionist, keyboardist, songwriter, and producer originally from New York City, mixes the classic styles of America's Latino communities into his funky, psychedelic Mambo Soul-ful fusion. His positive vibes and positive messages celebrate the diverse cultures that walk the sacred ground we dance on.
Wild saxophones and guitars, soulful Spanish/English vocals backed by thundering, driving percussion keep everyone on the dance floor whenever Martin's Franco Mambo Soul plays.
‘Cus it’s ALL about
Peace, Love, and Celebration!!!
Paz, Amor, y Fiesta!!!