About ¡Chiringa!…

¡Chiringa! is a 4-piece Latin dance rock band based in Bend, Oregon that plays rockin' covers of tropical and popular dance tunes as well as funky-soulful original Latin music.  With a smokin' rhythm section and strong female lead vocals, this band fills the stage with passion, joy, and irresistible dance rhythms. The band features Puerto Rican-Iranian lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter Shireen Amini, Johnny Riordan on congas and timbales, Tom Freedman on bass and trumpet, and Matthew Williams on drum kit.  People of all ages and backgrounds can't help but get down together at these high-energy shows. The band's debut album, "Familia," was released in the summer of 2017, putting the band on the map as one of hottest Latin bands in the Pacific Northwest.