Desorden Público is a Latin Ska band founded in 1985 in Caracas, Venezuela. The band's music mixes Ska, Reggae and Caribbean rhythms with traditional 2 Tone Ska sound producing new and amazing Latin beats.
Called DESORDEN, by their fans, and with 31 years of uninterrupted career, it has been evangelizing the Ska in South America. Historically DESORDEN is recognized as the first band that fused Cumbia with Ska and Reggae.
Their international experience includes performances in 4 continents, including festivals in Japan, Australia, Denmark, Czech Republic, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, England, Croatia, Austria, Belgium, Hungary, Netherlands, France, Slovakia, Colombia, Brazil, USA, Puerto Rico, Panama, Ecuador and Mexico.
They have recorded with top artists such as Angelo Moore (Fishbone), Vic Ruggiero and David Hillyard (The Slackers), Neville Staple (The Specials), Fermín Muguruza (Kortatu). For their new album, they have included top guests such the great Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, the German Dr. Ring Ding, Campino (Die Toten Hosen), Rubén Albarrán (Café Tacuba), and La Maldita Vecindad.
They own "Radio Pirata Records", a record label with which they have edited the best artists of the Venezuelan Ska. Its albums have been published in Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Puerto Rico, USA, Japan, Spain, Germany, Switzerland, France and Peru.
DESORDEN has produced shows in Venezuela for world known bands like The Toasters, The Scofflaws, The Skatalites, Pilfers, NY Ska Jazz Ensemble, Maroon Town, The Slackers, the Hi Hats, Bimskalabim and others.
Also, they have appeared on numerous compilation albums of the best World Ska, including tributes to influential bands such as The Specials, Madness and The Police
This will be their first time in Vancouver, Canada. They are bringing their latest album, Bailando Sobre las Ruinas; freshly out of the press, along with 11 musicians providing a whole night of entertainment. Their new single "Los que se quedan los que se van" dedicated to the Venezuelan ex pats has already gathered many fans around the world. Check out the lyrics video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4LCWsb_QaPc
With guests "Caracas the Band", "Los Furios" & "Santa Lucia FLR"