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Toque Libre

Rank #1 US Hillsboro, OR Latin / Flamenco / Afro-cuban

About

Sounds Like: Gipsy Kings (Official Page), Ojos de Brujo

Label: Independent

Manager: Mehdi Farjami

Bio: Toque Libre is the brain child of Iranian born Mehdi Farjami and the Chilean born brothers Pablo and Ricardo Ojeda. During the 90’s, the Ojeda brothers dominated the regional music scene with the infectious rhythms of their Portland based Latin-funk ensemble Rubberneck. Toque Libre is a Flamenco ... See Full Bio

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Discography

  • Sabor
    Sabor Released on Mar 1, 2014
  • Lo-mejor-album-cover
    Lo Mejor Released on Oct 10, 2011

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  • Sat

    Oct 18


    Portland, OR, US | 4:00pm

    Portland, OR, US
    Sat Oct 18 4:00pm

    Details

    Toque Libre returns to Jimmy Mak’s for an evening of dancing and Latin rhythm! Offering its unique brand of pop infused Afro-Cuban Rumba sound, Toque Libre’s latest recording showcases its wildly popular eight piece ensemble featuring an impressive tapestry of horns, percussion and piano. Tonight’s performance will feature their orchestra performing their modern take on Flamenco, Rumba, and Cumbia infused music with memorable pop hooks. The ensemble features Pablo Ojeda on bass and vocals, Ricardo Ojeda on guitar and vocals, and Mehdi Farjami on guitar. The full band includes Josh Cliburn (Wheels in the Sky, Rubberneck) on sax, Paul Mazzio (Gino Vannelli) on trumpet, Dave Fleschner (Curtis Salgado, Rubberneck) on piano, Carl Smith (Crazy 8′s, Rubberneck) on percussion, and Ward Griffiths (The Quadraphonnes) on cajon. The house will be packed, so get your tickets and dinner reservations quickly.

  • Fri

    Oct 17


    Portland, OR, US | 8:00pm
    Andina Restaurant
    Portland, OR, US
    Fri Oct 17 8:00pm

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    Join the Toque Libre trio for an evening of great food and Latin music.

  • Sat

    Aug 30


    Portland, OR, US | 9:00pm
    Toque Libre at Camellia Lo...
    Portland, OR, US
    Sat Aug 30 9:00pm

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    Join Toque Libre at Camellia Lounge, an intimate and sultry setting--a perfect environment for a special date or to catch some great music up close and personal.

  • Fri

    Aug 29


    Portland, OR, US | 8:00pm
    Andina Restaurant
    Portland, OR, US
    Fri Aug 29 8:00pm

    Details

    Enjoy amazing food at this Peruvian cuisine and tapas bar. A special Toque Libre trio will be performing while you enjoy the incredible food.

  • Sat

    Aug 16


    Portland, OR, US | 6:30pm
    Justa Pasta
    Portland, OR, US
    Sat Aug 16 6:30pm

    Details

    Join Mehdi and Ricardo of Toque Libre for a special duo performance.

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  • Will Alexander (Artist) Will Alexander
    Remembering the HOUSE PARTY of ALL TIMES back in the day, staring RUBBERNECK ! Beautiful new music guys ! WILL
  • SINNERS (Artist) SINNERS
    Stopping by to wish you a Happy New Year. Hope this year to come is great for you. Rock on and Keep it real!
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