Luis Alas

Luis Alas

 Miami, Florida, USA
BandJazzLatin

I am a saxophonist and frontman for La Calle Ocho Funk, a Miami, FL based band which is taking the smooth jazz world by storm and perform at Jack Daniel's promotional even and was recently named an official brand ambassador. La Calle Ocho Funks most recent release "Sippin On Jack" has made the top 50 smooth jazz charts.

Biography

Luis Alas saxophonist, and frontman for La Calle Ocho Funk. La Calle Ocho Funk blends a mix of Smooth Jazz, Afro-Latin, and Funk to make a unique style all their own. Their recent release "Sippin On Jack" which reached the top 50 smooth jazz chart and creating much anticipation for the release of their EP.

Most recently Luis and his band have become brand ambassadors for Brown-Forman which include Jack Daniel's, Korbel Champagne, Herradura Tequila, and many more performing at many promotional events around the country. In addition, Luis has performed with many great artists in his career and opened for Al Jarreau in Miami’s largest jazz festival, Jazz In the Gardens. He toured for almost 10 years with RIAA Certified Platinum Recording Artist Renan Carias. As a solo artist Luis’ debut album will be released with much anticipation in the fall of 2013, the single has been on top of the Smooth Jazz charts including in Spain, Italy and Indonesia.

Discography

Shades of My Soul (Debut Album Due out 2013)
Lluvia, Freddy Colloca
Hoy, Renan Carias
Alabanzas de Pueblo, Centro Int'l de Alabanza
USAF Entertainment

Set List

Large selection or original and instrumental covers.