Cuban dance music fans in Russia were waiting impatiently Saturday for a performance by the island’s emblematic salsa band Los Van Van, back after a long absence.
"We have waited for years to see Los Van Van play in
After arriving in Moscow, Formell held a brief press conference and recalled the group's last performance there during a 1970 tour of several European countries, including the former Soviet Union, and Japan.
"We are full of expectations being back in
Founded on December 4, 1969, Los Van Van has four decades of successful performances in Cuba and abroad, and among the many awards they've been conferred they have two Grammies to the Best Latin American Music.
Before coming to Moscow, the group has been successfully touring the world since early this year, including Key West and Miami, in the United States, and in France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Italy and Spain.