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RAFAEL & ENERGÍA DOMINICANA ANNOUNCES CANADIAN TOUR DATES, TIRANDO DURO 2015 – TOUR STARTS JUNE 12, 2015 IN MONTREAL, CANADA AND INCLUDES 3 x SHOWS AT THE TORONTO 2015 PAN AM GAMES

Friday, June 05, 2015

VIVO MUSIQUE is pleased to announce the Québécois-Dominican Latin music orchestra Rafael & Energía Dominicana will launch the TIRANDO DURO TOUR 2015 with exciting dates that include a hometown launch concert in Montreal at Les Bobards, Saskatoon World & Reggae Festival, 3 concerts at TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games and the Fiesta des Cultures in Saint Remi, Quebec. More events and dates are being planned.

RAFAEL & ENERGÍA DOMINICANA TIRANDO DURO TOUR CANADA 2015 

Friday, June 12 ,  MONTREAL Les Bobards http://lesbobards.qc.ca/accueil.php

Sunday, July 12,  SASKATOON World & Reggae Festival http://www.saskatoonreggaefestival.com/

Friday, July 17,  TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games, PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square                                                                                           http://images.toronto2015.org/system/asset_pdfs/4584/original/panamania-all-event-schedule-pdf-en.pdf?1432489235

Saturday, July 18, TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games, PANAMANIA Live, @ CIBC Pan Am Park Where Art Meets                Sport http://www.toronto2015.org/venue/pan-am-park

Sunday, July 19,  TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games, PANAMANIA Live @ The Distillery District.  http://www.toronto2015.org/panamania-details/panamania-live-the-distillery-district/67

Saturday, August 22,  SAINT REMI Fiesta des Cultures de Saint Rémi, Québec http://www.fiestadescultures.com/

Rafael is a Montreal based singer, songwriter, bandleader and producer, born in Bani, Dominican Republic.  In 2014, Rafael & Energía Dominicana, Enamorarse en la playaperformed at a variety of festivals and event including The Montreal International Jazz Festival,  The Festival International Nuits d’Afrique, and Festival International Rythmes du monde de Saguenay,  and released a video clip for the song “Margarita”,  an original composition by Rafael in the bomba style with roots in the traditions of Porto Rico. The video was directed by Vincent Egret, whose clips include the mega-hit “Danza Kuduro” by Don Omar featuring Lucenzo.

Rafael & Energía Dominicana’sdebut album Enamorarse en la playa includes thirteenoriginal compositions by Rafael from different Latin music genres such as merengue, bachata, salsa, and ballad.It was produced by Rafael, Pascal Laraque and Kuky Carbuccia and with Jesus Alejandro El Niño and Chris Perry in Montreal, Quebec. Enamorarse en la playa is available on the record label Vivo Musique, and distributed by Universal Music Canada/Believe Digital.   

About Vivo Musique: Vivo Musique is a record label based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, dedicated to presenting Canadian-international artists and their original works of music. Vivo Musique is part of Vivo Musique Internationale, a media relations agency and artist management company, founded in 2006 by Glenda Rush. In 2013, Vivo Musique launched a debut recording, Enamorarse en la playa  by the Latin music orchestra, Rafael & Energía Dominicana, led by Rafael, a Montrealer, originally from the Dominican Republic.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage (Canada Music Fund) and of Canada's Private Radio Broadcasters.

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Website: www.rafaelenergia.com

Video YouTube “Margarita”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mye_OqrIzeM

Album- iTunes: Enamorarse en la playa: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/rafael-energia-dominicana/id594946380

Facebook Rafael: http://facebook.com/rafael.artista 

Facebook Album: https://www.facebook.com/rafaelenergiadom

Twitter: https://twitter.com/rafaelenergia Rafael supports Sun Youth/Jeunesse au Soleil de Montréal http://sunyouthorg.com/en/

& Sobriety Home Foundation http://www.sobriety.ca/ Record Label/Management: www.vivomusique.com

 For more information: Glenda Rush, mob: 1 (514) 591-5406, off: 1 (514) 276-6870. Record Label, Media Relations, Artist Management:glendavivo@sympatico.ca Vivo Musique Internationale, Montréal, Québec, CANADA www.vivomusique.com