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Batucada Carnival Groove are a live percussion band who play an original fusion of African and Latin rhythms mixed with a funky big band horn section.
The band can come as small as a 5 piece or as large as a 50 piece band. Batacuda have played at large open air festivals to intimate wedding ceremonies.
Batacuda Carnival Groove’s rhythms are infectious and their Horn sounds unquestionably funky. They will travel anywhere to locations such as South East, South West, Midlands, North East, North West and Wales.
Batacuda have a full 3k HK audio P.A. system which is suitable for most indoor venues and outdoor events for up to 500 people.
Batacuda Carnival Groove’s line up ranges from x3 drummers, trumpet and saxophone upwards but frequently play with 6 drummers plus trumpet, trombone and 2 saxes.
Some of Batacuda Carnival Groove’s previous clients are World Scout Jambouree, BBC, Boots, Lincoln Castle and Bolton Council.
"We book this band every year at least once to help us with our parade around the town. They are incredible, with an infectious energy. We won't book anyone else."
Junction Arts, Nottinghamshire.
"These guys always entertain and are really inclusive. Great performers."
Cartwheel Arts, Heywood, Lancs.
"We couldn't have asked for anything better. Really professional and fitted our high profile event perfectly, thank you".
Bolton Town Council for the Jason Kenny Gold Medal homecoming event.
Batacuda Carnival Groove

Batacuda Carnival Groove Set List

Tainted Love - Soft Cell
Final Countdown - Europe 
Word Up - Cameo 
Groove is in the Heart - Deee-Lite 
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
One Step Beyond - Madness
Walk this Way - RUN-DMC
Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
Livin La Vida Loca - Ricky Martin Oye
Let me entertain you - Robbie Williams 
Mambo No.5 - Lou Bega 
Relight my Fire - Take That 
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