A powerful 7 piece Salsa combo playing classic Salsa, Mambo and Cha Cha. Based in Bristol they play music selected from 1970’s to present, such as Celia Cruz, Tito Rodrigues and the Spanish Harlem Orchestra.
The band is fronted by powerhouse Cuban singer Indira Roman, her bold vocals and authentic feel drive the band with authentic precision, her move to the UK just over 10 years ago has been a true gift to the UK latin scene. Other players include band leader and trumpet player Joe Longridge, Jon Hopes on Trombone, Jim Blomfield on Piano, Sol Ahmed on Bass, Myke Vince on Timbales and lastly Lisa Cherian on Congas.
These players are the best of the best of the thriving Bristol latin scene. Dockside Revolutions is the “smaller” brother of the 17 piece giant; The Dockside Latin Orchestra, which usually plays on larger festival stages such as Glastonbury and the Bristol Blues and Jazz Festival. Expect heavy brass, punchy percussion and authentic Cuban flavours!