Boogát performs from San Cristóbal Baile Inn live in the q studio

Montreal-based, Latin-Canadian entertainer Boogát drops by q for a special live session, performing from his latest album San Cristóbal Baile Inn.
Boogát performing in the q studio in Toronto, Ont. (Vivian Rashotte/CBC)

Montreal-based, Latin-Canadian entertainer Boogát​ drops by q for a special live session, performing two songs from his latest album San Cristóbal Baile Inn. It's an album that draws inspiration from hip-hop, cumbia and punk rock and blends them together. Boogát​ chats with guest host Laurie Brown about his unique style and tells us why Montreal is such a hotbed for genre-bending creativity.

San Cristóbal Baile Inn is out now. Click the listen link above to hear the full performance and chat with Boogát​.

Kiko Osorio on the cajon, Adam Goulet on the guitar, Etienne Lebel on trombone and Ian Lettre on bass. (Vivian Rashotte/CBC)

Produced by ​Mitch Pollock

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