2013-08-14: Mexican Techno Funk Band Kinky Headlines

MundoFox ¡VivaFest! Concert

September 28 concert showcases a wide range of today’s Latin music

KinkySan Jose, CA (August 14, 2013) – Grammy and Latin Grammy nominated Mexican techno funk band Kinky headlines the final concert in the 22nd Annual MundoFox ¡VivaFest! on September 28 at 7:30 p.m. The family friendly concert also includes special guests Carla Morrison, La Santa Cecilia and Sistema Bomb.

MundoFox ¡VivaFest! is the nation’s only month-long, multi-venue celebration of the best Latino music, art, film and dance, combined with educational music and dance workshops and community conversations. Produced by the non-profit Mexican Heritage Corporation, this destination event showcases and explores Latino culture, inviting a better understanding of its treasures and heritage. MundoFox ¡VivaFest! takes place August 31 to September 28, 2013. The September 28 concert is presented in association with Nederlander Concerts.

Where:

San Jose Civic, San Jose, CA

Tickets now on sale:

Starting at $29.50/person; purchase at Ticketmaster.com

Fundraiser:

All MundoFox ¡VivaFest! proceeds benefit the non-profit Mexican Heritage Corporation and San Jose Unified School District’s Joint Mariachi Youth Education Program which provides a rigorous standards-based music program in mariachi for students from diverse communities.

About the artists:

Known for their captivating, high energy performances, Kinky is a five-member band from Monterrey, Mexico, formed in 1998 as part of the Avanzada Regia musical movement and consisting of Gilberto Cerezo, Ulises Lozano, Carlos Chairez, Omar Góngora, and Cesar Pliego. The band’s music is heavily influenced by Latin music, rock, dance, and techno. They have produced five studio albums including the critically acclaimed Sueño de la Maquina. Their music regularly appears in television shows and they have performed at such festivals as Coachella, Bumbershoot, Outside Lands and many more.