NUVO are an 8 piece Afro-Caribbean band well known to Adelaide audiences for their uplifting global style, sweet vocals, phat horns and driving percussive dance beats. This is a party ensemble guaranteed to get you jumping on the dance floor with their vibrant mix of original tunes and choice covers. Stylistically they draw their inspiration from styles such as Soca, Soukous, Zouk, Highlife, Jit, Umbaqanga, Afrobeat, Reggae and Latin styles. The band’s line-up is three vocals, a three piece horn section, keys, guitar, bass and drums. Lester Davies (vocals and trumpet) Simon McGuire (guitar) Chris Watkins (bass) Lisa Bishop (vocals) Andrew Raftery (keys) Ryan Simms (drums) Brett Pamment (trumpet) Carl Philipson (trombone).