Psychotropical Orchestra

Psychotropical Orchestra

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2008 Quebec Indie Awards nominees for World Album of the Year, Montreal's Electro-Latin-Rock outfit the Psychotropical Orchestra will tour Canada in the summer of 2009 in support of their sophomore opus "Pacheco Sessions" (Spring 2009). On tour in Mexico and South America in late 2009.

Biography

2008 Quebec Indie Awards nominees for World Album of the Year, Montreal's Electro-Latin-Rock outfit the Psychotropical Orchestra the Psychotropical Orchestra have been described as a Manu Chao on acid. Their Tropical Rock Groove is a true ecstatic experience where Cumbia, Cha Cha and Mambo are perfectly mixed with Rock, Dance and Elctronica.

Since their beginnings in 2005, the Psychotropical Orchestra have cut their teeth on the road with hundreds of shows in Eastern Canada and Mexico. More recently the band has spread their fire around some prestigious festivals such as the Montreal Jazz Fest 2008, Young & Dundas Square 2008 (Toronto), Festival des Rythmes du Monde 2008 (Saguenay, Quebec), Francofolies 2007 (Montreal) and many more. Their boundless and charismatic on-stage energy has put them at the forefront of the modern Latin Rock scene in Canada.

In 2007 they released their independently produced debut album Invasion Psychotropical, earning them a World Album of the Year nomination at the Quebec Indie Music Awards 2008. The album was lunched along with their first music video for the single Me Quedo Bailando. In 2009 the band will release their sophomore album.

Discography

Album: Invasion Psychotropical (Indie, 2007)

Set List

Up to 2 hours of original material (20 songs)