Who: Ricardo Franco (left, bass), Orlando Cardozo (keyboards), Alexi Baro (trumpet), Chendy Leon (percussion), Jorge Urvizo (percussion), Rufino Maceiro (trumpet), Johan Urvizo (percussion) and Alberto Alberto (vocals).
WHERE: Friday (November 9) at the Bamboo.
SOUND: Contemporary Cuban rhythms.
key fast facts: Quimica Perfecta translates as perfect chemistry. Cuban music-school grads currently living in Toronto and playing the new salsa fusion sound known as timba. The opposite of the Buena Vista Social Club.
IF YOURE INTO: Los Van Van, Charanga Habanera, full-throttle Cuban dance music.