CHUCKY GARCÍA (CO)

Rock al Parque

Chucky García has been working in the Colombian music sector more than 20 years. He has served as a journalist, promoter and programmer of festivals and concert halls. With his texts and articles he has collaborated with newspapers, magazines and websites in Colombia, Latin America or Spain. He also participated in the books Dictionary of Punk and Hardcore and Latin Heavy Metal Dictionary (Spain and Latin America). Between 2010 and 2013 he played an important role as a programmer and coordinator of the Festival Centro de Bogotá. As of 2014 he is the programmer and artistic advisor of  Rock al Parque festival, considered one of the largest and most intense events in the whole continent. Nearly one million people attended its last three free editions under the auspices of Idartes, the Ministry of Culture and the Mayor’s Office of Bogotá. He is currently the artistic programmer of the Colombia al Parque festival, writes about music in different media and performs independent and self-managed shows for the promotion of music such as cumbia, punk and Latin American psychedelia.