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Mento Buru

Mento Buru

Ska / Latin / Alternative Bakersfield, CA  US
Rudy, Un Mensaje Para Vos (A Message To You, Rudy)
Rudy, Un Mensaje Para Vos (A Message To You, Rudy)
Sabor a Mi
Sabor a Mi
Double Jeopardy
Double Jeopardy
Shame and Scandal
Shame and Scandal
Move It Girl
Move It Girl

Videos

Mento Buru spins "Legal Shot" at Mercado Latino

Shows

  • Fri

    Aug 7

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 9:00pm

    Mento Buru & DJ Mikey return for a First Friday exskavaganza downstairs at Sandrini's! FUNKY LATIN SKA REGGAE HIP-HOP PUNK JAZZ! IRIE! 9:00pm / $5 / Sandrini's Bar / 661-322-8900 Mark your calendars! Will pack out! See you there!

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  • Sat

    Aug 15

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 6:00pm

    Mento Buru will be bringing the FunkyLatinReggaeMamboSkaCumbia to the Mercado Latino Tianguis! Bring the whole familia out for some fun, music, food, dancing and bebidas sabrosas! AJUA! SEE YOU THERE!

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  • Thu

    Aug 27

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 7:00pm

    Mento Buru returns to close out The Marketplace 2015 "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!

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  • Fri

    Sep 4

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 6:00pm

    One of the most successful downtown First Friday art shows of the year returns to Metro Galleries for a big 6th year! LATINATION VII! Opening September 5th 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!

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  • Fri

    Sep 4

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 9:00pm

    Mento Buru & DJ Mikey return for a First Friday exskavaganza downstairs at Sandrini's! FUNKY LATIN SKA REGGAE HIP-HOP PUNK JAZZ! IRIE! 9:00pm / $5 / Sandrini's Bar / 661-322-8900 Mark your calendars! Will pack out! See you there!

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Photos

  • Mento Buru 2010

Members

Cesareo Garasa

Drums, vocals, Songwriting

Matt Munoz

Matt Munoz

Vocals

About

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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Status

Twitter_icon_for_status: It's American, it's gonna be wet, and there will be SKA! @WetHot @SandrinisBar @ErockDuhart @Nacionalista @Bakocom http://t.co/JwJk0cehMK

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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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Stats

  • Song Plays +2 4,394
  • Video Plays 374
  • Total Fans +1 5,961
  • ReverbNation Fans +1 173
  • Facebook Likes 5,137
  • Twitter Followers 542
  • YouTube Subscribers 41
  • Widget Impressions 10,919

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