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TASTE IT - The Graveyard (Live at Festival ARC - Chile, 2018)

https://youtu.be/ykjbuwdEffA


La Doctrina - Blues Latino (Festival ARC, 2018)

https://youtu.be/CzZ5h7NrlK4


TASTE IT (Duo) - Oye Como Va (Santana)

https://youtu.be/kTp5kNmw6O8


The TASTE IT album on SoundCloud:

https://soundcloud.com/tasteit-music/sets/taste-it-2016-2017

History

Alonso Farías (Chile) & Austin Rossitter (Canada) met in Liverpool, England (2015). Within one year, they had reunited to begin the musical world traveler project TASTE IT. 


After performing together in 13 countries (2016), they settled in Liverpool and laid down their first recordings at the SAE Institute studios. Over the next year, Alonso worked with his band in Chile while Austin performed in Liverpool and Portugal.


The duo reunited in Chile (september 2017) to perform with a full band in festivals, casinos and venues. TASTE IT went on a Latin American tour around Chile, Peru and Mexico before coming to Canada for the first time (March 2018).


The six piece band is now performing in the UK until September 25th and is based in Liverpool.

Contact

CANADA

John Rossitter +1 905 997 2160 

Alonso Farias  +1 647 667 1458 

Austin Rossitter  +1 647 677 6995 


WhatsApp: +56 9 8829 1845 (Alonso)


INFORMATION AND BOOKINGS: tasteitbooking@gmail.com


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tasteitbandpage


YouTube:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCV3C7RcoXQ5MU4SIu-t45Kw

Alonso Farias

Alonso Farias was born in La Serena (Chile) in 1991. He grew up there, went on to study political science and worked in the Congress of Chile (2014-2015). However, he left this career to pursue his passion of music. He left his job and his home in September 2015, and traveled over 38 countries of 4 continents, writing music and practicing his art; first on the streets, then in the bars and clubs with his new duo, TASTE IT.

In early 2017, he went back to Chile alone and formed La Doctrina. This group went on to be one of, if not the most important new group of his region. Alonso organized many popular cultural events at his home in La Serena, hosting and performing with LA RATA BLUESERA, the largest blues act in the country, as well as 20+ different bands during different events and festivals. Alonso leaves his home with a reputation as one of the most respected, known and hard working faces on the music scene in the last year. Now he is currently in Canada bringing the music of TASTE IT around the world.


Photo by www.jimphotographie.com

Austin Rossitter

Austin Rossitter, the second half of TASTE IT, was born in Markham, Canada. He grew up in Mississauga, and began to travel at the age of 17. In this time he met Alonso Farias and commenced his music career alongside his new friend on the streets of Europe (2016). 


When Alonso went back to Chile, Austin continued to perform, briefly with a travelling Gospel & Dixieland band in Portugal, then leading a separate blues duo act in Liverpool (UK), followed by another gospel and bluegrass act performing in a Portugal and Spain.   


Most recently he spent 6 months in Chile with Alonso's band. In this six months the band became an important face of the blues scene in Chile, performing in festivals, casinos, and being the host to many popular bands from around the country. Now, Austin is performing in Canada with Alonso Farias as TASTE IT.


Photo by www.jimphotographie.com

THE LIVE EXPERIENCE

TASTE IT - The Graveyard (Live at Festival ARC - Chile 2018)

live on the radio

Blues de Kakin live on Radio Montecarlo

Coquimbo, Chile (February 2018)

La Doctrina - Blues Latino (Chile, 2018)

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For bookings, send us a message through the website or email at tasteitbooking@gmail.com

CANADA: +1 905 997 2160 (John Rossitter)
CHILE: +56 9 8829 1845 (Alonso Farias, available on WhatsApp)

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