Hot Latino Sounds in the Heart of CityWalk
Descarga En CityWalk con Telemundo y mun2 launches with performance by Reik, Jencarlos Canela, more on July 10
Telemundo, mun2, and CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood proudly return with their sizzling 5th annual free summer concert series "Descarga En CityWalk con Telemundo y mun2" ("Jam On CityWalk with Telemundo and mun2").
Published on LatinoLA: July 8, 2011
Kicking off on Sunday, July 10th, Telemundo, mun2 and CityWalk will bring live musical performances to the stage in the heart of CityWalk, featuring the hottest Latin sounds in Regional Mexican, Cumbia, Urban, Pop, Alternative and more, with a variety of artists that truly reflect the eclectic tastes and cultural tapestry of Southern California.
"Descarga" will take place every Sunday evening from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. through the summer until August 28th and will feature the below concert line-up:
July 10: Reik, Jencarlos Canela, Banda Los Recoditos, Mucho DJs
July 17: La Internacional Sonora Show, Los Giles, Mr. Chuy
July 24: Joey Montana, Sohanny, DJ J Rhythm
July 31: Jorge Santa Cruz, Los Nuevos Rebeldes, Dueto Luis y Ramon
August 7: Diego Schoening ex-Timbiriche, Chris Perez, DJ Tom Cat
August 14: Patrulla 81, Los Cuates de Sinaloa, Odisea Del Chino, Noel Torres, Grupo Escolta, Goyo Gastelum
August 21: DS, The Evolution, Beatriz Luengo, Dyland & Lenny
August 28: Regulo Caro, Bohemios De Sinaloa, Nena Guzman
Additional Telemundo and mun2 talent scheduled to participate in "Descarga" include Telemundo's Carmen Villalobos (Mi Corazon Insiste), mun2's Yarel Ramos (Reventon), as well as mun2's hosts Crash and Pico (18 & Over). Jessica Carrillo, Victor Cordero and Elva Saray from T52 will also join the "Descarga" festivities.
The 5th Annual "DESCARGA" at Universal CityWalk?« marks CityWalk's most ambitious expansion in over a decade with the debut of "5 Towers", a new interactive outdoor concert arena featuring a technologically advanced staging system equipped with thousands of LED fixtures, motion capture sensors, five soaring 42-foot light tower sculptures, a massive video monitor and a state-of-the-art audio system. The new 31' x 24' stage will serve as the structural and artistic centerpiece for "5 Towers", utilizing sophisticated visual and acoustic elements that will transform a routine concert into a world-class experience within an opulent yet intimate setting. The first-of-its-kind staging system will feature numerous fan immersive components, enabling the crowd to project silhouettes, manipulate lights, and interact with the venue never before.
Now in its 5th consecutive year, "Descarga" has solidified its status as one of the leading free outdoor music events in Southern California, drawing over 150,000 fans by having the pulse and cutting edge on the Latin music scene in the U.S., showcasing international as well as national musicians and discovering emerging talent pool of artists performing at an outdoor stage in CityWalk.
KVEA-TV, Telemundo's affiliate station in Los Angeles, is a prominent partner of the "Descarga" concert series and will provide significant event coverage.
For a full event schedule and more information on the festival's featured artists and other talent, visit mun2's website at mun2.tv or the Telemundo site, www.telemundo52.com Social networking sites visit us at Facebook/Visita Descarga, Facebook Fan Page/Descarga and Twitter/Descarga2010.