From Pinar del Rio Cuba, Luis Palacios is part of a new blood of Cuban percussionists that are invading the Latin percussion world.
Palacios did studies in percussion at Escuela Nacional de Arte and soon after finishing was playing professionally with Carlos manuel y su Clan with whom he toured Italy, Denmark, Mexico, Peru, Jamaica, Netherlands and the USA. He was also the percussionist in the band’s album Malo Cantidad y Enamorao. Throughout his career Palacios has played, toured and recorded with Cuban bands like Yulien Oviedo,Pedro Camacho y el Clan (CD “Empezar de Cero”), Gente de Zona, Teresa Garcia Caturla, NG La Banda , and the popular La Charanga Habanera.
Recently Luis was chosen to toured Europe and the USA with the shows Lady Salsa, The King of Salsa and Ballet Revolucion.