Havana Palava

returned to Queen Victoria summer night market Melbourne Australia 7 February 2024

Beds are burning – VID20240207184330 Beds are burning.mp4

Moliendo Cafe [Grinding coffee] – output Moliendo Cafe.mp4

At Victoria Market

Havana Palava is a World music street band which sports fabulous hot pink outfits and plays African, Caribbean, Gypsy, Klezmer and Blues around at festivals, community events, and more, bringing a great carnival vibe.

a mirror to the diversity of creative musical activity, welcoming all those, whatever their origins, who respond to a spirit that celebrates the right to be different, to challenge orthodoxies and to find ways of working with others

Past and coming up

  • some past gigs – Wetlands Festival [Alphington – Fairfield]; HonkOZ [ Wollongong NSW Honkfest]; Port Fairy Folk Festival; The Pleasure Garden, St Kilda; Edinburgh Gardens festival Fitzroy; Brunswick Music Festival; Preston Market; Save Preston Market; Ballarat Begonia Festival; the unique Fish Creek Tea Cosy Festival; Natimuk Frinj Festival; Melbourne Fringe Parade and Lygon Street BLOCK PARTY, and many more
  • Coming up soon –
  • Cresfest – Creswick Victoria 5-7 April 2024
  • Warrandyte Festival 19 – 20 April 2024

Port Fairy

Havana Palava members

  • Drums/percussion