Guataca Nighst El Tuyero Ilustrado
Boca Black Box Center of the Arts
The Tuyero Ilustrado, venezuelan and experimental joropero duo integrated by singer Rafa Pino and the cuatrista Edward Ramírez, returns to the United States for a tour in the USA. Boca Raton, Miami, Orlando, Houston, Phoenix, Seattle, New York are the cities they will visited this year under Guataca Nights production. During its American tour of 2020, the Tuyero Ilustrado will performed songs already known as 'Carta in rhyme to Carolina', 'El aguacate' and 'Claro de luna', and will show unpublished songs that will be part of his second album, currently under construction. Ramírez is an exceptional cuatrista, member of the laureate C4 Trio group. Rafa Pino is a singer, songwriter, lyricist and producer, lover of the traditional root but always eager to land it in the present. Since its debut in 2016, El Tuyero Ilustrado surprised by its freshness, its ingenuity and the courage to seek a contemporary and sophisticated reading of a very specific traditional Joropo rhythm of Venezuela: The first album, obtained in 2017 a Latin Grammy nomination for Best Folk Album.