Official guebsite of GUAGUA the original Psychotropical Jazz band out of Burlington, Vermont... Our critically acclaimed debut CD, “pan frito,” our defining second disc, "psychotropical," and our shiny new release "Tres" can be heard / purchased onCD Baby Or you can hear us LIVE at theRadio Bean the first Tuesday of every month or at any of our upcominggigs
guagua (gwa’-gwa, wa’-wa) n.(Span.) 1. (Caribbean) bus or multi-passenger van for public transport. 2. (S.Amer.) baby, infant, toddler. 3. (Cuba) percussion instrument made of hollow bamboo, played with sticks.
Guagua (gwa’-gwa, wa’-wa) p.n.1. Burlington, Vermont-based latin jazz band, originators of “Psychotropical” jazz, named for the euphoric effect of guitar, piano and horn melodies layered over tropical African, Caribbean, and Brazilian polyrhythms.