by Zoom-B

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $4 USD  or more




Bumbero is Zoom-B's first offering of Forro inspired dance music. Combining elements of ska, reggae, jazz, salsa, forro, and samba music, Bumbero explores uncharted musical territory. Zoom-B includes some of LA's finest musicians. Members have performed and recorded with such artists as Joan Sebastian, Ozomatli, La Santa Cecilia, Jungle Fire, Breakestra, Saul Williams, Lauren Hill, Dave Sitek, Yellow Alex and the Feelings, DJ Nu-Mark, Fitz and the Tantrums, El Haru Kuroi, and Killsonic. This diverse palette allows Zoom-B to bring a wide range of sounds and experiences to the table. Keep a lookout for Zoom-B's infectious music in 2013!


released February 9, 2013

Sam Robles- Saxophones, Melodica, and Voice
Mike Duffy- Zabumba
Eddika Organista-Voice and triangle
Oscar Schedin-Guitar
David Goodwin- Bass

One Step Beyond written by Cecil Campbell
Forrocabana, Sabe Que, and Este Bicho written by Sam Robles
All songs arranged by Zoom-B
Recorded at The Stove
Mixed by Anthony Kronfle
Mastered by Dave Locke at JP masters

For Booking inquiries contact Nancy Marie Arteaga at Nancy@nancearte.com



all rights reserved


Zoom-B Los Angeles, California

Under the watchful eyes of painted matadors behind the stage, local band Zoom-B hit their stride playing forro, a type of northeastern Brazilian dance music. "What the fuck is this?" whispered one young punk in a ripped jean jacket to his friend. "It's forro," his friend answered knowingly. "My parents love this."

-LA Weekly 2011
... more

contact / help

Contact Zoom-B

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code