The information below is from a previous Fair.
SM Familia is a San Diego-based band striving to share their unique sound to new audiences around the world. The group effortlessly blends Latin, reggae, funk, and cumbia, providing a compelling rhythmic groove. Their music is filled with positive, uplifting, and conscious lyrics in both Spanish and English.
They have shared the stage with Studio 1 artists such as Sister Nancy, Chronixx, Tribal Seeds, Fortunate Youth, and Hirie, as well as San Diego legends such as Maiz and B*Side Players.
The band’s first EP, “La Familia”, debuted in July of 2014 and has been praised for its originality and contagious sound.”La Familia” also was nominated for a San Diego Music Award for “Best World Album. The group has ventured outside of San Diego this year with shows in Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, and other parts of California.