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SALCEDO (formerly HUGO SALCEDO & HIS TNT) is undoubtedly Australia's premier Latin band, renowned for their amazing energy, stage presence and vibrant rhythms!
Led by Colombian percussionist Hugo Salcedo, SALCEDO performs an opulent mix of Cuban and Colombian rhythms, Caribbean breezes and New York vibes. They pay homage to the spirit of old, hard-core Salsa, and shake it up with the sounds of today.
SALCEDO has proudly performed at some of the most prestigious Latin events around Australia and the world including the Malaysia World Salsa Congress, New Zealand Salsa Congress, Sydney Salsa Congress, Adelaide Salsa Festival, Adelaide Cabaret Festival and the Darling Harbour Latin Fiesta (NSW) to name a few.
They have been the support act for some of the world's most celebrated artists including Cuban songstress OMARA PORTUONDO from the Buena Vista Social Club, JOSE FELICIANO (USA), West African vocalist ANGELIQUE KIDJO, Colombian Salsa band SONORA CARRUSELES, Gloria Estefan’s ‘Timbalero’ EDWIN BONILLA (USA), the Kings of Meringue/Hip Hop FULANITO (USA) and Bachata sensations 4EVER (USA).