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Their infectious, indigenous rhythms have been rocking audiences from Japan to Panama, Paris to Miami for more than three decades. They are the original ambassadors of Haitian music, having played almost every major world festival, taking compas music where Celia Cruz took salsa.

-- Boston Globe

Biography

tabou combo

Rhythm is the essence of Tabou Combo...

...says Tabou Combo's co-founder and ex-drummer Herman Nau. The infectious rhythm of Haiti's national dance music, Konpa (con-pah), has propelled the country's preeminent dance band around the world. The 12 members of the band have covered many territories since leaving Haiti and relocating to New York City in 1971...

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Tabou Combo au Festival mondial de musique créole

Le festival, qui se déroule du 24 au 26 octobre 2014, aura lieu au stade de Windsor Park à Roseau, à la Dominique. D’autres concerts comprennent la participation du chanteur portoricain de merengue Elvis Crespo, qui a récemment participé au  festival de musique de St-Kitts. Le groupeT-Vice et Destra et mettant. Cet évènement avait mis en […]

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Tabou Combo's Shoubou, Roger Eugene on stage at 2003 WCMF

Upcoming Shows

Date Venue Location
Oct 24, 2015 L'antillaise Cafe NJ
Nov 28, 2015 tba NY
Nov 07, 2015 tba FL
Jan 02, 2016 Adriana Waterfall NY
Dec 31, 2015 Verdi of Wesbury NY
Dec 25, 2015 tba Haiti
Dec 24, 2015 Parc de la Canne a Sucre Haiti

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