Tank and the Bangas
  • 18.7. klo 16:45 | River Stage

New Orleans is undoubtedly one of the most unique and important regions in the world when it comes to music. The city’s latest supply on the world music stage is Tank and the Bangas, who manage to combine the incredibly rich music legacy of the New Orleans area to influences of soul, r&b, hip-hop and jazz. The band is led by charismatic singer-poet Tarriona “Tank” Ball. In 2017 Tank and the Bangas won the Tiny Desk competition by radio channel NPR. It brought the band millions of new listeners on YouTube. Tank and the Bangas is known for their excellent and musically adventurous concerts. They’ll release their first studio album in May so their concert in Pori on July will feature brand new music and a band making a rocket rise to stardom.