Cozumel Salsa Bands

El Angelito De La Salsa

Angel Cano arrived to the island from Veracruz Mexico in 2007.  He gathers local musicians to offer nightly music his Cuban restaurant La Rumba.  Frequently he has guest musicians that join in on the action, such as internationally known Jesús Alejandro "el niño" Pérez.  Angel plays a variety of styles from traditional Cuban Son to modern musicians like Marc Anthony.  He's recorded several songs included "Amor Virtual".  Check out his facebook page here. 

Mereketengue

Another salsa band in Cozumel is Orquesta Mereketengue. Lead Singer Israel Perez also sings with several other bands on the island. They delight dancers to many Latin favorites in Salsa, Cumbia, and Merengue. They play every Saturday and Sunday afternoon as the house band at Sky Reef, and on weekend nights at Tiki Tok.

La Salsa Cubana

The newest salsa band in Cozumel is La Salsa Cubana.  Band Leader Alexander plays Cuban standards from Celia Cruz and los Van Van.  You'll be surprised by Lead Singer Mayret Rosa's powerful voice. In addition to Cuban salsa they also play some common on-Cuban salsa themes.  They play every Saturday and Sunday afternoon as the new house band at Fratelli's, and on Wednesdays at Wet Wendy's.