October 9, 2020

Toronto-based, JUNO-nominated Afro-Cuban jazz ensemble OKAN delivers their sophomore album, Espiral, today on the Lulaworld Records label. 


Led by violinist, Elizabeth Rodriguez and percussionist, Magdelys Savigne, OKAN fuses their Afro-Cuban roots...

October 7, 2020

Lulaworld Records is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of The Gold Diggers by Montreal-based, salsa dura innovators Lengaïa Salsa Brava.

Boasting a powerful horn section consisting of three trombones and a baritone sax, the multi-award winning Legaïa Salsa Brava...

August 7, 2020

Lula Music and Arts Centre is proud to present the next instalment in our ongoing collaboration with the Vancouver Latin American Cultural Centre (VLACC),

Join us Saturday, August 8th at 4pm Vancouver and 7pm Toronto time, live from the artists' home.

With six full-lengt...

2019 Canadian Latin Award nominees SWA Salsa Orchestra fuse traditional salsa with the rhythms of hip-hop, R&B, and soul, putting an urban twist on traditional Latin American sounds.

As well as making great music, the Toronto-based band also has a mission to c...

January 18, 2020

While a quiet candle-lit dinner for two and a box of chocolates can be lovely, Lula Lounge’s Valentine’s Day events offer guests the chance to put a creative spin on their plans this year with a different kind of night out (and no need for worry - dinner is still happe...

This New Year’s Eve, we’re suggesting 5 resolutions you can get started on at Lula's NYE party, while having a fantastic time doing it! Learn new dance steps, meet new people in a safe environment, eat more veggies, support the arts and local businesses in Toronto!

November 13, 2019

New Year’s Eve 2020 at Lula Lounge is your ticket to a one-night exotic vacation without having to leave Toronto! 4-course dinner, best mojitos in town, Havana decor, fun dance lesson, exquisite Cuban salsa band & DJ - all the right ingredients for a memorable beginnin...

October 9, 2019

Photo by Anna Encheva

Toronto-born, of Mexican decent, Ricky Franco formed his powerhouse P-Crew Orchestra after living and working in New York City for 5 years. After decades of fine-tuning his musical craft, Ricky is bursting with energy and creativity!...

A 5-day festival of concerts and workshops celebrating local and international women percussionists with roots in Brazil, Jamaica, Venezuela, Cuba, India, Korea, Japan and First Nations.

Women in Percussion showcases groundbreaking  international and local percussionist...

Fans of Latin jazz, Brazilian and world music will want to check out the latest single by the women-led Afro-Cuban ensemble OKAN. Mas Que Nada is an original composition by Cuban composer Robertina Morales. OKAN's arrangement incorporates some heavy Brazilian influence...

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