Cool Reggae, Hot Latin and Summer Party Grooves!
In the 80s and 90s bands like Man Friday, White Man Can’t Reggae and Afrijah infused reggae, soul and pop-latin sounds into their music to produce the best party bands Melbourne has seen. Members of these bands have now joined to create Aruba Ariba!
Aruba Ariba! is fast establishing itself as one of Melbourne’s premier party bands sweeping audiences away with their infectious, cool Caribbean vibes, hot dance rhythms of Latin America and funky disco grooves of New York. With driving rhythms and rich vocals, Aruba Ariba! delivers classic hits from 70/80/90s legends including Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, Jo Jo Zep, Stevie Wonder, UB40, 10cc, J-Lo, Paul Simon, Blondie, Peter Allen, The Trammps, Men at Work… check the setlist!
Aruba Ariba! is five-piece band with vocals, sax, guitars, bass and drums, featuring members from some of Melbourne’s most successful and popular pub-show-corporate-festival bands including White Man Can’t Reggae, Man Friday, Afrijah, Revolution, Rhiannon- Fleetwood Mac, the OZ eurythmics show….
Aruba Ariba! creates an energy that transforms your event into an unforgettable beach party. Feel the energy, it’s hot, it kicks and it’s almost summer!!
(Aruba Ariba! can be extended into a ‘show band’ adding horn section/percussionist/singers or trimmed down to a 4pc, or even 3pc to suit your budget)