THE FONTANAS

New Album 'Purple Patch' Out Now


LOCATION:
Brazilian / Funk / Ska / Latin / Swing

BOOKING EMAIL:
music@movimientos.org.uk

The Fontanas

WHO

The Fontanas deliver an upbeat live ­set that gets audiences bouncing around like carnival come early. Positive and totally feel good! Their sound consists of Brazilian funk and jump up Latin ska. The band is comprised of hand picked musicians who have played alongside the likes of Incognito and Alice Russell, specialists at whipping the crowd in to a funky latin frenzy.

PRESS

'Seriously funky' - BBC6Music

'Wonderful Live. A testament to the act's diversity' - XFM

'These guys are great examples of the best new talent emerging.' - Ellis Rich (OBE), Chairman of PRS

RELEASES

The Fontana's debut album 'Purple Patch' and the remix album 'The Fontanas Remixed' are out NOW on Movimientos Records.

LISTEN NOW HERE

WHERE

The Fontanas have been trail blazing across the festival landscape in the last few years including at Glastonbury, Bestival, The Secret Garden Party, Kelburn Garden Party, Lovebox, Tropical Pressure, Barbican Festival, Edinburgh Festival, BT and London Live Victoria Park as well as venues such as Ronnie Scotts, Rich Mix and The Vaults Waterloo.

LINKS

Youtube

Facebook

@TheFontanasUK

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