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Bandoleros is Going Down Under: Band Kicks Off
2013 Concert Schedule in Australia

New ‘Best of Bandoleros’ Album Also Available in January

(Chicago IL) – December 15, 2012 – Bandoleros, the Chicago-based world music band known for its hot, get-up-and-dance Middle Eastern, Spanish flamenco and Latin rhythms, announces that it will be touring Australia in January 2013. The band’s 5-week tour in the ‘land down under’ will run from January 21st – February 26th. For more information on concert dates and locations, please contact ron@bandoleros.com.

In conjunction with their Australian tour, Bandoleros also announces the release of their 10th album, The Best of Bandoleros. The new album, which will be available January 2013, is a compilation of greatest hits from the band’s previous nine albums. The Best of Bandoleros is the perfect way to introduce the band’s sizzling dance music to friends and associates.

About Bandoleros. Chicago-based Bandoleros, featuring members Wesam Isho (composer, vocals and percussion), Ashur Isho (composer, guitar, vocals and sound engineer), Mauro Frosio (keyboards), Robert Antar, (guitar), continue to draw fans and critical praise around the world. Their record credits include Habibi (2000), Bandolero (2002), Maximo (2003), A Part of Us (2005), Ashur Solo (2006), Compas de Fuego (2008), Gipsy Arabia (2010), Habibi Nisani (2010), and Bandoleros Live (2011).

Check out Bandoleros’ music at: www.bandoleros.com (available as mp3 downloads)

Visit our store: http://bandoleros.com/download-store.html

Check our videos on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/bandoleroschicago

For show information: http://bandoleros.com/schedule.html

Welcome to Bandoleros

History of the Band

Founded by Johnny Shabandar and Wesam Isho in 1997.

"Distinct repertoire combining rhythmical styling and sounds of the Caribbean and Mediterranean nations. Bandoleros has a distinctive international flair and charisma."

Fox News in the Morning
"it's a guaranteed good time!"

ABC 7’s "Janet Davies"
Chicago’s premiere televised magazine show.
"Chicago’s most eclectic band"


* Coveted Award of Honor for Contribution to World Beat Music at the 2003 Chicago Music Awards.