A pesar de ser una banda relativamente joven sus integrantes y colaboradores se conocen y han estado haciendo musica juntos desde hace mas de 20 años Recientemente la otrabanda ha ganado reconocimiento atraves de premios internacionales como lo son el gran premio y el Lennon award en la categoria world music de el prestigioso John Lennon songwriting contest con la cancion indigenas y el primer premio en la categoria de world music en el West coast International songwriting competition con la cancion "Salida". Integrantes: Alvaro Gonzalez (Low Fi): vocals, guitar, cuatro, percussion. Glenn Fung (Glencho): bass, backing vocals, percussion. Fran Martinez: Drums, percussion, backing vocals. We grew up in a part of the world where there are two things that keep you from sleeping until late in the mornings: the roosters and the omnipresent melodies usually coming from all directions, even in the early morning hours. It's this music that provides some relief from the tough and unpleasant routine of poverty. Music provides respite: at least everyone has the power to choose the radio station they hear during lunch, even when for some people their plate of food looks the same every day. Music makes up a fundamental part of daily life in Venezuela, and, in our experience, throughout Latin America. When we say "music", we don't mean just salsa, merengue and local folk music.
we mean all the music that the process of globalization and the strong influence of the so-called "first world" have brought to us: rock, pop, jazz, etc. There is a consequence of globalization and cultural colonization that to us feels somewhat like a sweet revenge. In the same way that huge, transnational companies have taken our local riches and transformed them for their own interests, we took their music, transformed it to also make it our own. This serves as the basis for new, exciting musical experimentation.
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