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Mento Buru

Rank #1 US Bakersfield, CA Ska / Latin / Alternative
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50% of sales go to the charity Beat Making Lab.

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Sounds Like: Ozomatli, The Specials, Oingo Boingo, Bob Marley, Los Lobos

Label: Indie

Manager: Matt Munoz

Bio: Mento Buru is a wild 8-piece band that combines Jamaican SKA, rock, funk, salsa, hip-hop, jazz, and punky reggae creating a maddening musical experience.

Mento has been gigging non-stop since '91 and shows no sign of stopping. This band lives to play live and always gives the audience everythin... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Setting up for tonight's rager. @texas28bar @mentoburu @veloriomusic @bakersfieldliving... http://t.co/HwXv28gV43

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  • Fri

    Aug 1


    Bakersfield, CA, US | 9:00pm

    Bakersfield, CA, US
    Fri Aug 01 9:00pm

    Details

    Mento Buru & DJ Mikey return for a First Friday exskavaganza downstairs at Sandrini's! FUNKY LATIN SKA REGGAE HIP-HOP PUNK JAZZ! IRIE! 9:30pm / $5 / Sandrini's Bar / 661-322-8900 Mark your calendars! Will pack out! 661-322-8900 See you there!

  • Thu

    Aug 28


    Bakersfield, CA, US | 7:00pm

    Bakersfield, CA, US
    Thu Aug 28 7:00pm

    Details

    Mento Buru returns to close out The Marketplace 2014 "Concerts by The Fountain" summer series! It's free, all ages, and one of the best shows of the year! Bring the whole family and let's have a ball! Lawn chairs and blankets welcome!

  • Fri

    Sep 5


    Bakersfield, CA, US | 6:00pm

    Bakersfield, CA, US
    Fri Sep 05 6:00pm

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    One of the most successful art shows of the year returns to Metro Galleries for a big 6th year! LATINATION VI! Opening September 6th at Metro during First Friday! Special live set by Mento Buru! Free food by El Pueblo and a great bar! Fantastic margaritas! Dancing! Ahua! FREE ADMISSION! Visit: www.themetrogalleries.com for more updates!

  • Fri

    Oct 3


    Bakersfield, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Bakersfield, CA, US
    Fri Oct 03 8:00pm

    Details

    Mento Buru & DJ Mikey return for a First Friday exskavaganza downstairs at Sandrini's! FUNKY LATIN SKA REGGAE HIP-HOP PUNK JAZZ! IRIE! 9:30pm / $5 / Sandrini's Bar / 661-322-8900 Mark your calendars! Will pack out! 661-322-8900 See you there!

  • Fri

    Nov 7


    Bakersfield, CA, US | 9:00pm

    Bakersfield, CA, US
    Fri Nov 07 9:00pm

    Details

    Mento Buru & DJ Mikey return for a First Friday exskavaganza downstairs at Sandrini's! FUNKY LATIN SKA REGGAE HIP-HOP PUNK JAZZ! IRIE! 9:30pm / $5 / Sandrini's Bar / 661-322-8900 Mark your calendars! Will pack out! 661-322-8900 See you there!

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Q: Who is that sax player who can blow-de-tune in the high registers for a sustained minute or more! Unbelievable.
A: Saxophonist Paul Perez.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Fri Aug 30 2013

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  • Total Fans 4,839

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