Semi-final #1

Country: Chili, Venezuela x Haiti x Algeria
Musical style: Latin, Electro x Vaudoo-Jazz x Algerian Chaabi
Syli d'Or de la musique du monde
Club Balattou
4372 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5
Date: 04/19/2022
Time: 20:00
Price: FREE

Semi-final #1

The public is invited to vote for their favourite groups as well as a jury of world music personalities !


Discover for the second evening of the semi-final :


  • PAPISH (Chili, Venezuela) – Latin, Electro

Papish is a musical fusion of Latin / North American roots. Lyrics in English, French and Spanish that explore different rhythms and textures mixing electronic, Latin music, disco, etc.


  • RÉGINALD BONGA (Haiti) – Vaudoo-Jazz

The artist is working on a research and creation project on the Voodoojazz style, a musical trend that mixes voice, traditional song from Lakou Sakre Vodou Ayisyen, poetry, jazz groove, sound effects and other natural sounds.


  • SYROKO (Algeria) – Algerian Chaabi, Rumba, Cumbia

Syroko draws its primary inspiration from the rich tradition of Algerian Chaabi, a generous musical source that colors the melodic and rhythmic background of the group, and sprinkles the whole with a musical breeze from the South. The group is located at the crossroads of melancholic romances, engaged texts, and burlesque songs.