MIMI MAURA Featuring Members of Los Fabulosos Cadillacs
October 26, 2012, 9PM Villa Victoria Center for the Arts, a program of IBA
85 W. Newton St., Boston, MA 02118
Come and enjoy the Boston premiere of the Ska, Reggae and Rock band, MIMI MAURA, founded in in 1996 by Sergio Rotman and Mimi Acevedo, members of the renowned band Los Fabulosos Cadillacs. In addition, this event will feature Los Three, DJ Dandy Dan, DJ Benny and Oxycontinental.
Mimi (Midnerely Acevedo) was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico to a musical family. She was raised in Chicago and San Juan. She began her musical career at the age of 14 in the Puerto Rican Rock scene to later form the all-female heavy metal band Alarma!, with which she performed throughout Puerto Rico and the US. She married saxophonist Sergio Rotman, member of the quintessential Argentinean band Los Fabulosos Cadillacs. Mimi then immersed herself in the thriving Argentinean Rock music scene, where she performed and toured with some of the biggest bands. In 2002, Mimi received the Gardel Award for Best Female Rock Singer. Established in 1996 by Mimi Acevedo and Sergio Rotman, MIMI MAURA has toured and performed extensively throughout the world and gained international acclaim. For this Boston premiere, Mimi Maura brings a blend of Ska and Reggae with a Latin flavor.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2012, 9 PM
TICKETS: $10 in advance until October 22 / $15 at the door
For more information, call (617) 927-1707
Villa Victoria Center for the Arts is a program of IBA - Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción, a non-profit organization that since 1968 has been dedicated to increasing the social and economic power of our community through education, economic development, technology, and arts programming.