South of the Border Blues Band
Radio Blues is a band from Mexico City. It is conformed by 4 musicians. Their goal is to make music for people to dance and have fun, with the blues as a starting point, but fusing it with swing, funk, rock & roll and jazz manouche, to create their own sound.
The new Radio Blues´ sound has HARMONICA as main instrument, which they have given a different approach and a protagonic role, accompanied with a solid base of intense and powerful arrangements. They have wrote original themes made specially for the harmonica and also adapted Blues´ themes and other styles, in which the harmonica is the main instrument.
Radio Blues have 3 independent CD productions and 1 EP, also they have collaborated in 2 couplings of mexican blues. Currently they are making promotion of their last CD called “Nuevos Aires” (New Airs), which is totally dedicated to the harmonica.
They have presented in most of the venues and forums in Mexico City, as well as in festivals, schools, theaters, prisons, fairs, bars, libraries, etc. They have also presented at festivals in other cities such as Pachuca, Zacatecas, Real de 14, San Luis Potosí, Matehuala, Mineral de Pozos, Celaya, Morelia, Salvatierra, Puebla, Aguascalientes, Oaxaca, Texcoco, Querétaro, Guanajuato, Cuernavaca and Guadalajara.
In August and September 2018, they were on tour in Washington and Canada. They collaborated with musicians from USA, with a shocking success in every single place they presented their music.