GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY nominated bilingual band, Locos por Juana, have signed a record deal with Rock The Moon Productions, a music and film production company established by visionaryÂ Miami entrepreneur, Tony Gonzalez.
“Signing Locos Por Juana and the talents of Itawe, Mark and Javier reinforces one of our key missions as a label which is to promote Miami’s home grown talent. Locos Por Juana are pioneers in defining what today is known as the Miami sound: a blend of rhythms from multiple continents and genres that captivate audiences. We are blessed to be able to work with such amazing artists,” adds Tony Gonzalez, CEO and Founder of Rock The Moon Productions.
Locos por Juana, considered Best Latin Band in the U.S. by BBC News Europe in 2004 and voted Best Latin Band by Miami New Times from 2004-2006, is most notably recognized for their energetic live performances and unique fusion of Latin, Caribbean, and American rhythms. The band constitutes of vocalist Itawe Correa, guitarist Mark Kondrat, and drummer Javier Delgado.
“We feel really happy to be in a label that fully respects our artistry and supports our vision in this world,” comments Itawe Correa.
Their sixth studio album, Caribe,Â is due out this fall following Somos De La CalleÂ released in 2012 and Evolucion, which debuted at No. 1 on iTunes Latin Alternative charts in 2010. Miami’s local community will savor the band’s amalgam of sounds at Tune In-Turn up presented by Prism Music Group in partnership with Rock The Moon Productions on September 10th at Sidebar. Other sponsors include Woo Supreme, Miami New Tropic, The Rhythm Foundation, and MM Collective.