About The Carmen Milagro Band
San Francisco, CA
Carmen Milagro writes and sings songs that are Spanish-inspired and steeped in World sounds from the Romanian Gypsy vibe of Kisses and Caresses to the Latin Rock driven tribute to Coretta Scott King and Dolore Huerta song called Living Legend...and onto MILAGRO Asi es la Vida a Spanish and English hip-hop influenced dance tune sure to shake shake shake like a maraca!
Carmen Milagro IS the Latin Rock Channel's "Artist to Watch" at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftxaXhr19wk
"There are so many styles of Spanish and Latin music that can be experienced when listening to the Carmen Milagro Band. As a lead singer, Carmen Milagro’s spirit-filled vocals are packed with sunshine, a fiery temperament, and an invitation to red-hot romance. The competition is going to be stiff. Carmen Milagro will be the most popular dish around." Fine Arts Critic Sean Martinfield - SF Sentinel
Imagine Carmen Milagro "Elegant Rebel" who performs sophisticated, original and contemporary World music and Latin Rock that is fresh and new! Incorporated with the Carmen Milagro's stunning, earthy and powerful vocals are Rich Armstrong's (Boz Scaggs, Cold Blood, Thomas Dolby) unmatched trumpet solos and vocals! And also included are Marquinho Brasil's Brazilian, Moroccon and West African percussion sounds (Craig Chaquico, Mariah Carey and Miles Davis) plus Jojo Style's Spanish/Flamenco guitar.
Carmen Milagro has digitally released this summer her new music video (MILAGRO –Asi es la Vida) on an international level (now on iTunes with the music video on amazon.com) Carmen and her band are currently in the studio recording her new CD tentatively entitled "Leyendas y un MILAGRO" - Legends and a Miracle). Featured on this CD is none other than Dennis Chambers (drummer for Santana) as well as Mads Tolling, two-time Grammy winner (Turtle Island Quartet). Also slated to add their talents to this album are Tony Coleman (drummer for BB King) and also Grammy winner Will Calhoun (drummer for Living Colour).
Carmen Milagro has lived and performed in residency in Japan at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo in the world-renowned Maduro lounge for many months in 2007 & 2008 and recently toured Germany with her band. She is excited to work at private & public local, national as well as international events and venues again for the upcoming season.
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