Born: November 20, 2004
Renowned for their explosive onstage energy, Troker are a hard-groove band that blend jazz, rock, funk and hip hop with a uniquely Mexican attitude. Brewed in the land of Tequila and toured across the world, Troker’s music is a powerful expression of contemporary Mexico. Their performance according to international press is: “noisy, chaotic, sprawling, messy, and altogether wonderful”, All About Jazz. The sextet started working their fusion in 2004; today they have three LP and one EP, all physical distributed in Mexico and world wide through digital platforms as iTunes, Spotify and a lot more...
“Troker is developing into one of the country’s most eclectic improvisational groups. Think Zappa meets Hermeto Pascoal.” Downbeat.
“The sextet’s most recent work positions them as leaders of the jazz fusion scene in Mexico.” David Cortes, Mexican rock critic.
“Restless listeners will find few Mexican productions in 2014 that are as rich, stimulating and gripping as Crimen Sonoro”. Letras Libres. Read full article
“Troker’s beats can cause a revolution in your guts and brain at the same time.” Antonio Malacara, Mexican jazz critic...