Praia, Feb 5 (Inforpress) – The 8th edition of the International Grito Rock Festival will take place from March 18th to 23rd and will honor the artist Nhonhô Hopffer Almada, the event’s organizer, ARTiKUL CJ, announced Tuesday.
In a statement, the organization justified the tribute to Nhonhô Hopffer Almada as a way of recognizing his contribution to the music scene in Cabo Verde.
The same source added that the big show of alternative music with performances by national and foreign bands, exchanges and workshops are part of the program for this edition. “In line with last year, Grito Rock Praia 2020 will be associated with the environmental cause, where it will seek to call attention to the care that we must take in our daily lives aiming at the preservation of our environment”, says the document.
In this sense, he indicated that in partnership with Movimento 350 CV and social activist, Luísa Lobo, some actions will be developed in favor of the environment. Grito Rock Praia takes place since 2013, placing Cabo Verde and Africa on the route of the international festival of alternative music.