Cuban Musician Gorki Águila to Launch Freedom Tour in the United States
Miami, FL – Cuban punk rock musician, Gorki Águila, lead singer and founder of the band Porno Para Ricardo, which has been banned from public performances in Cuba and from the island’s public airwaves, will host a press conference on Friday, September 18th in Miami to launch the “Freedom Tour” in the U.S. to promote the release of the band’s 5th album “Disco Rojo Deste?ido”, Spanish for “Faded Red Album.” The tour has scheduled stops in Miami, Washington, DC and New York City.
All credentialed media are welcome to attend.
WHO: Gorki Águila, lead singer and founder of band Porno ParaRicardo
WHAT: Press Conference to Launch Freedom Tour
WHEN: 12:00 NOON, Friday, September 18, 2009
5000 SW 75th Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33155
Any credentialed member of the media interested in conducting a one-on-one interview with Gorki should contact: Ana
Gamonal de Navarro
(703) 505-4211 or
The Freedom Tour is being sponsored by the Global Cuba Solidarity Movement (GCSM), which is comprised of organizations and individuals throughout the world that support freedom and liberty for the Cuban people through a democratic transition. GCSM aims at increasing international awareness and support for Cuba’s growing pro-democracy movement.
Through theseefforts, Cubans on the island who are struggling for freedom know that the world cares and believes in their cause. For more information on GCSM or the Freedom Tour, please log on to: www.solidaridadcuba.org