New Release: LATINAOTEAROA ‘Influencis Et Collabis’

Written by on August 1, 2018

Brazilian band–leader Bobby Brazuka, and Venezualan vocalist Jennifer Zea, have just released their 3rd LatinAotearoa album ‘Influencis Et Collabis’ – 9 tracks which blend distinctive South American flavours with the innovative brilliance of some of New Zealand’s most talented musicians.

The album includes a latin rework of a Raphael Saadiq neo-soul classic, alongside a host of handpicked collaborations including Nathan Haines, Julien Dyne, Laughton Kora, Team Dynamite, MeloDownz, Yoko-Zuna and Brazil MC Black Alien.

To celebrate the release, the band are taking their unique brand of latin soul on the road:

Thursday, July 26th – Album Listening at Ante Social (Auckland)
Friday, July 27th – Darkroom (Christchurch)*
Saturday, July 28th – Wonder (Queenstown)*

Friday, August 3rd – Laundry (Wellington)*
Saturday, August 4th – The Common Room (Hawkes Bay)*

Friday, August 10th – Whammy Bar (Auckland)*
Saturday, August 11th – Sly Fox (Sydney)
Sunday, August 12th – Section 8 (Melbourne)

*Tickets on sale from


LatinAotearoa ‘Influencis Et Collabis’ – out now on iTunes, Bandcamp, and Spotify. Head to LatinAotearoa Facebook page for tour dates & ticket information.



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