Formed in 2011 along with their father, The Colombian-Australian ” Estrada Brothers” run a tight ship of professional musicians from Cali/Medellin-Colombia, Venezuela, Chile and Melbourne’s very own playing the best street salsa from Colombia and New York.
Orquesta La45′ have supported international acts such as Reykon ‘El Lider’, Los 50 De Joselitos and Don Fulano (Fulanito). Some musicians from La45’ have been part of the band for ‘king of Latin soul’ Joe Bataan, grammy-nominated Maelo Ruiz, played at Eddie Palmieri’s welcoming party and were part of the support-act for legendary ‘El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico.’
La45’ established their sound with the purpose of bringing the essence of Colombian street music and rhythm to the fast-growing Latin-dance scene in Melbourne.
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