ECHALE! LATINO MUSIC ESTYLES SPRING SERIES WRAPS
WITH CHICO TRUJILLO, ANA TIJOUX AND BOMBASTA
WHAT: Chico Trujillo and Ana Tijoux as the final performance in the Echale! spring series. Chile based Chico Trujillo has evolved in to one of the most popular bands in South America, blending a sound of classic cumbia and boleros with a hint of gypsy Balkan horns and a tinge of reggae. French-Chilean artist Ana Tijoux, has a unique sound that mixes hip-hop with mainstream Latin pop. Her newest release, La Bala, quickly topped the charts of iTunes Latino and is already being mentioned on best lists of 2012.
WHERE: Pearl Amphittheater
200 E. Grayson St.
San Antonio, TX 78215
WHEN: Friday, May 11, 2012
ABOUT PEARL BREWERY:
Pearl, located north of downtown San Antonio, provides a unique experience as a top culinary and cultural destination. The mixed-use space features retail, dining, picturesque green spaces and paseos, a riverside amphitheater, educational institutions such as the Aveda Institute and the third campus of the Culinary Institute of America. As a former brewery operating from 1883 to 2001, Pearl reflects a vivid past while embracing the future with LEED-certified complexes mixed with historic architecture.
The 22-acre Pearl site is home to the Culinary Institute of America, San Antonio and Aveda Institute San Antonio and the year-round Pearl Farmers Market. Pearl restaurants include Il Sogno Italian Osteria and the Sandbar Fish House and Market, both by CIA graduate and James Beard Award-nominated chef Andrew Weissman, and La Gloria Ice House by CIA graduate chef Johnny Hernandez. Pearl is also known for the Melissa Guerra Latin American kitchen store, the Twig book shop, Adelante Boutique, Run Wild Sports, The Synergy Studio and Bike World. The Center for Architecture houses the AIA San Antonio and the Architecture Foundation of San Antonio. Office tenants at Pearl include the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber, the Nature Conservancy, the CE Group, WestEast Design Group and other creative firms. Event space includes the Pearl Stable, the Pearl Studio and the newly completed Pearl Park, a community gathering space which includes amphitheater seating overlooking a stage alongside the San Antonio River Walk. For more information go to atpearl.com.