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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

    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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  • Fri

    Sep 4

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 9:30pm

    THE 2015 RESIDENCY CONTINUES! THERE WILL BE RITMO! Mento Buru & DJ Mikey return for a First Friday exskavaganza downstairs at Sandrini's! SPECIAL GUEST OPENER TBA! FUNKY LATIN SKA REGGAE HIP-HOP PUNK JAZZ! IRIE! 9:30pm / $5 / Sandrini's Bar / 661-322-8900 Mark your calendars! Will pack out! See you there!

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  • Sat

    Sep 12

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 6:00pm

    MENTO BURU RETURNS TO ROCK THE VILLAGE FEST FOR 2015! CATCH US AT 9PM! DON'T FORGET THE AFTER PARTY AT ELEMENTS VENUE NEXT DOOR IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING VILLAGEFEST WITH MENTO BURU & DJ MIKEY LIVE! Visit: www.bakersfieldvillagefest.com for more info!

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  • Sat

    Sep 12

    Bakersfield, CA, US | 10:00pm

    You know how we do! It's the annual after party of afterparties! This year we'll be heading NEXT DOOR to the Village Fest event grounds to Elements Venue @ The Ice House (next door to La Costa Mariscos Bakersfield) immediately following our Village Fest appearance! DJ Mikey will have the festivities going - before we roll in and heat things up! SHAAAAAUUUUU!

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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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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 +59 4,520
  • Video Plays +25 384
  • Total Fans 6,108
  • ReverbNation Fans 174
  • Facebook Likes 5,261
  • Twitter Followers 565
  • YouTube Subscribers 40
  • Widget Impressions 10,920

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