Vuelve a Nacer – “Be Born Again”

Colombia its been going to a very important process of reconciliation. Through all this 3 months of travelling, Oscar had the opportunity to collaborate with a very active group of local artist in a neighbourhood in Bogotá to send a message of hope. Colombia Vuelve a Nacer!! Download this song for free on Oscar’s SOUNDCLOUD page
Special guest in the recording include the amazing local talent of: Phonoclorica and Absalon Sinisterra.
This musical video developed by Imaginaria Films in partnership with Casa Kilele, was the result of all this local colaborations.
Images in the video are from a public action for peace titled: CANTO Y PINCEL which took place on the 18th of Sept at Barrio Armenia and included the painting of a big mural by Katherine Gailer and the Colectivo Atempo.  Poster artwork by Chapi Chap

Oscar quiere agradecer a todos los que colaboraron en el desarrollo de este bello projecto y esperamos seguir contribuyendo a la Paz de Colombia y el mundo por medio del arte.

Oscar likes to thank to everyone who contributed for the making of this beutiful project and hope to continue supporting the peace in Colombia and the world.

Art and Music are the weapon!!

Latin Stories Australia

Oscar its been featured on this month edition of Latin Stories Australia. A platform connecting the latin community in Australia through their own experiences of been in this far lands. Oscar talks about his own journey arriving to Sydney, travelling with Watussi and getting to know the country through the eyes of a musician. Check out the full article on the website: latinstoriesaustralia.com

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In the picture Oscar and his wife Katherine perform in the community of La merced in Valparaiso for the opening of a new creative space for children (Ludoteca). A great charity work by Minga Valpo (NGO) building sustainable communities in Chile. Check out their work on https://www.facebook.com/minga.valpo

This coming month some exciting projects and concerts are about to happen during Oscars visit to his homeland Colombia. Stay tuned for more news about concerts in Bogota!

Studio time & special shows

Fiesta2014 copyAs the weather gets lower the creative energies get higher. Oscar is working on a couple of recordings as a Producer such as the EP of Ethiopian superstar Nhatty Man. He is also finishing th production for Amaru Tribe’s next single due to be launch on the 14th of MAY at Bat Open. Stay tune for this release and more Amaru Tribe shows on: amarutribe.com
At the same time, he will play some special acoustic shows at the Spanish Film Festival in Melbourne (19th of April). Before this, Oscar takes the road to NSW to perform in Sydney.
Check out the event page for details!

 

 

 

AUTUM season

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Autum arrives with winds of creativity and good vibes. After a succesful summer Oscar will be playing a few more shows so check the calendar and be sure to check him out.
Oscar will do a solo performance at the summer music series at Fed Square Live this thisday 10th of March. Its a free all ages event which goes from 5pm till 8pm. Oscar will perform at 7pm.
Oscar also joins the Amaru Tribe next Thursday 17th of March for a intimate night of Oceanic Cumbia at the Open Studio in Northcote.
Stay tune for a few shows at the end of the month including a Champeta Funk Jam and Tribute to the Caribbean at Kikiriki on Eastern weekend with various special guest (26th of March). Details to come soon!

A tribute to Colombia

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Summer season is not over yet! Come and celebrate a tribute to the happiest place on Earth and its music: Cumbia, Vallenato, Champeta and more..Oscar joins a group of great local talents to play some of the classics of Colombia. Also DJ Lucas will play some of the latest Champeta and Caribbean beats! join the FB event HERE.

After this event Oscar joins the Amaru Tribe to play at Open Studio on the 17th of March. Stay tune on FB for updates.