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John Welsh Band


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    Vamonos Mi Chica!
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    Me Hace Sentir
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    La Morena
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    Sing a Little Song
With a sound that blends high energy Latin, West African, reggae and folk rock rhythms Canada's John Welsh Band gets crowds moving wherever they perform.
A world traveler by nature, John Welsh lived and studied in Mexico where he was heavily influenced by the music, language and culture. After several years of playing with various bands he and brother Chris(bass) met Nigerian born Courage Eigbike who brought his reggae and West African influenced sound. Together they began creating songs with the vision of bringing their world music sound to a mainstream audience.
Performing in both English and Spanish the John Welsh Band wins over audiences with a high energy show that emphasizes crowd participation, upbeat rhythms and singalong choruses. Wherever the band travels they gain new fans of all ages and cultures with their positive message and infectious melodies. In 2016 the John Welsh Band took home a Fraser Valley Music Award and were selected as one of Vancouver's "Best Bands of 2016" by influential blog  In April 2017 the band released the video for their lead single "Sayulita" on Facebook, filmed in the small Mexican surf town of Sayulita, Mexico. The video went viral and surpassed 1 million views with strong support from Mexico. On May 12 their new album "Vamonos Mi Chica" debuted at #2 on the iTunes Canada World Music Charts. Be sure to follow the band on social media to catch new releases and tour dates.


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