Garifuna American Band XCSTACY To Perform in Guatemala For the First Time on WEDNESDAY April 4th 2012

Xcstacy Band To Perform in Guatemala on Wednesday April 4th 2012

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Livingston, Guatemala — Dynamic Garifuna American Band XCSTACY, fresh off their performance at The Second Annual Garifuna American Fashion Show on Saturday March 31st 2012 will be performing in Guatemala for the first time on Wednesday April 4th 2012.

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Garifuna American Band XCSTACY Make History At Crotona Park Summerstage Performance on Wednesday July 13th 2011

Garifuna American Band XCSTACY during Summerstage Performance at Crotona Park in the Bronx.

Above photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”).  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Garifuna American Band XCSTACY continues making history after a fresh, engaging and fun performance at Crotona Park in the Bronx as part of The Summerstage Festival in New York City, which is presented by The City Parks Foundation.

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Garifuna American Band XCSTACY BAND To Perform at SummerStage Concert Series at Crotona Park on Wednesday July 13th 2011

Garifuna American Musical Group XCSTACY BAND

Photos by Teofilo Colon Jr (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The 2011 scheudule to Summerstage, New York’s largest free performing arts festival, has been released.  Over 100 performances at eighteen parks all over New York City ranging from American pop, Latin and world music to dance, spoken word and theater.  Among the talented acts scheduled to perform is Garifuna American Musical Group XCSTACY BAND.

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VIDEO Footage of Garifuna Band GRUPO XCSTACY Performing At The Garifuna Sunsplash Concert at Brooklyn’s LINDEN PARK On Sunday July 25th 2010

Garifuna-American Band GRUPO XCSTACY Performing At The Garifuna Sunsplash Concert at Brooklyn's Linden Park

Photos courtesy of Teofilo Colon Jr (a.k.a. “Tio Teo”)

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Copyright 2010 By Teofilo Colon Jr.   All Rights Reserved.

Below are video clips of Garifuna-American Punta Rock Band GRUPO XCSTACY performing their

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FREE Garifuna Summer Splash Concert To Take Place At Brooklyn's Linden Park on SUNDAY, July 25th, 2010

Copyright 2010 By Teofilo Colon Jr.   All Rights Reserved.

Garinagu in New York City have the option of attending a special event this weekend.

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Garifuna American Musicians Playing Music On A Brooklyn Street (2008 VIDEO)

Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Funny clip.  Came across this old video clip  a few days ago.  Enjoy, it features

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BEING GARIFUNA Blog Reaches Total Views/Readership Milestone

TIO TEO -- Publisher of BEING GARIFUNA

Photo of TIO TEO by Teofilo Colon Jr.

Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

TIO TEO (Teofilo Colon Jr) is wiping the crumbs off his T-shirt after eating a celebratory snack of cassava bread after discovering that his BEING GARIFUNA blog reached (and passed) a milestone.  Here’s a brief interview with TIO TEO as he writes a little about the news regarding the BEING GARIFUNA blog.

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Garifuna-American Teofilo Colon Jr (a.k.a. "Tio Teo") Interviewed in April 2010 issue of GARIFUNA MOVEMENT Magazine

Front Cover of April 2010 Issue of GARIFUNA MOVEMENT Magazine

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Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.   All rights reserved.

Wow.  Are you ready?  Well for readers out there, I have news for you.

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Photos From Garifuna JAM Session/Birthday Party For LIL JUNE, MATEO & TITO (July 2009)

LIL JUNE checks the Soundboard

Photos by Teofilo Colon Jr

Photos in this post are from a Garifuna JAM Session/Birthday Party for Garifuna Musicians LIL JUNE, MATEO, and TITO.  It took place on July 31st, 2009 and was at Mundo Maya in Brooklyn, NY.

Bands like Grupo Xcstacy, Chicas Bonitas, and other Garifuna Musicians came out and performed at this special event.

As always, if you’d like to see more of the almost 100 photos in this album, check out the BEING GARIFUNA page on Facebook and go to the photo section.

–Tio Teo

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