The Canarian group Château Rouge has been selected to play in Womad Charlton Park 2019 RougeThe festival will be held in the United Kingdom from July 25 to 28 this year and will be "an unbeatable opportunity for the band to achieve a great international projection", according to the organization. Womad.
After the participation last year in the English festival of the Gran Canaria Papaya, Château Rouge, which was one of the formations of the Islands that participated in the last edition of the Womad festival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, becomes the second band of the islands goes to Womad Charlton Park hand of the organization, according to the agreement reached with the City Hall of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and the Cabildo of Gran Canaria, a circumstance that has been happening for several years with Extremadura bands that take part in Womad Cáceresm, as the organization highlights.
Château Rouge it is defined as a group of experimental southernrock that tries to bring a reminiscence of the Cajun mestizo music of New Orleans to the scene of the original music made in the Canary Islands. Formed in 2015 with Daniel Medina Diaz-Llanos, Vicente Ballester, Saul Rodriguez and Neti Alvarado, the band edited last year a debut EP of the same name recorded and produced between Digital Arena and Red Beard studios.
In his music, the influences that, within his own personal sphere, get a style of his own covered with neotraditional nuances of the country and the American folk ending in a dark and swampy rock of his own. Heartbreaking shouts, slides, dobro, distorted guitars, juicy bass lines and seventies drum rhythms are some of the elements that intermingle to offer a risky, fresh and new artistic project. Its four members are armed with courage in each concert to demonstrate that there are ambitious projects within the regional panorama.