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Latin and Tropical Bands

Looking for a fun mariachi group or steel drums to liven up a poolside party, or some beautiful Spanish guitars for background music during dinner? How about a full tilt salsa and meringue horn band? Here you will find our favorite Latin and tropical groups for any occasion.

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    Bulbo

    A band conceptualized in Monterrey, MX, mixes electronic, Latin and rock rhythms like no other…

  • Café Khytaro

    Formerly of Garcia y Reyna, Jeremy Garcia is an amazingly versatile guitarist who plays not only classical but also rock, r&b and jazz. It is his love and respect for the music of Spain, however, and especially the art of flamenco…

  • D.R.U.M.

    This Texas-based group creates their rich, earthy (and immediately accessible) sound by combining continental African and African Diasporic rhythms with a healthy dose of jazz, funk, R&B, and Latin influences. They top off this…

  • Grupo Batacha

    Grupo Batacha, which in Afro-Cuban means fun, good times, has the flavor of the Caribbean when they play their mix of salsa, a sweet bolero, a fast meringue, and a traditional cumbia. The band sings in Spanish, English, and Portugese…

  • Grupo Kache

    Rudy Rincon and Grupo Ka-Che have combined the music of Puerto Rico, Cuba, and traditional Afro-Caribbean arrangements and turned them into an amazing dance mix by adding elements of reggae and samba. This integrated…

  • Grupo Viento

    GRUPO VIENTO is a group of musicians combining for all types of celebration or any kind of event…we can provide different combinations of Instruments and music.Traditional mexican trio.Instrumental guitar clasic and spanish flamenco…

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    Jalea

    The hottest young Latin band in Houston raises the entertainment bar to a new level!

  • Jando

    With a new perspective on traditional flamenco, Jando’s Jay Ybarra and Andrew Bateman call their musical style Nuevo Flamenco. Their scorching twin flamenco guitar attack combined with various percussion instruments preserves the purity…

  • Latin Carnaval

    Latin Carnaval specializes in performing authentic music from all over Latin Amercia__ tango in the traditional Argentine style, Brazilian bossa nova standards, Cuban son and guajira, Venezuelan joropo and vals, Mexican boleros, and the…

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    Mango Punch!

    Six-time winner of Best Latin Band in the Houston Press Awards (most recently in 2010), Mango Punch! lives up to that distinction. Mango Punch! is an in-demand, experienced band that has played for some of Houston’s most important weddings…

  • Mariachi Los Gallitos

    Mariachi Los Gallitos is a Houston-based, Mexican folkloric group composed of trumpet, violins, guitarron, vihuela, with male and female lead singers. These classically trained performers have earned wide popularity and acclaim through…

  • Mark Towns

    Best described as flamenco jazz, the music of Houstonian guitarist Mark Towns is sophisticated and tasteful background music. Towns’ Latin party band features an all-star cast of the region’s best salsa musicians and vocalists…

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    Moodafaruka

    Influenced by the rich musical traditions of the world, without being bound by them, Moodafaruka’s compositions are a collaboration of cultures. Flamenco, Indian, Arabic, Spanish and western music are woven into a tapestry of sound that is…

  • Sean Richards

    A native of Trinidad and Tobago, Sean Richards has played Steel Drum, or Pan, with international bands all over the world. Residing now in the Houston area, Sean is a teacher and demonstrator of the art, and plays private parties, weddings,…

  • Steel Vibrations

    Based in Houston since 1991, the Steel Vibrations is a 2 or 3 piece steel drum band, playing fresh, high quality Caribbean-based music, catering to private parties, music festivals, weddings, and country/yacht clubs. The group’s music is most…

  • Toque Rojo

    Jaime Casco is a native of San Salvador, El Salvador. After moving to Houston, Texas he studied at the University of Houston to further his music education. Jaime has performed in many of Houston’s fine Country Clubs, five star Hotels such as…

  • Tropic Envoy

    Tropic Envoy is an ensemble that captures the festive sounds of the Caribbean. The musicians play several instruments including steel pans, keyboard, timbales, bongos, drum set, and electric bass. Calypso, bossa nova, samba, and salsa are some…

  • TropiCrew

    Over the years, TropiCrew has cultivated a solid reputation for a wide repertory that includes salsa, meringue, bachata, reggaeton, and cumbia, plus rock en Espanol, top 40, classic rock, 80’s disco, international pop, ballads, swing, and everything in…

  • Yelba & Latin Fire

    Nicaraguan-born Yelba Roman traveled all over Central and South America growing up and her “globetrotting” allowed this versatile vocalist/guitar player to appreciate music from many different regions of the world. Because of her unique heritage…