AH - LOO - CHA - TEES - TAS !!!
Ahleuchatistas is guitarist Shane Perlowin and
drummer Ryan Oslance on a musical odyssey
of pure imagination, limitless in influences, combining tight-knit
composition with improvisation, and delivering
powerful live shows.
The project was founded in 2002 and
has evolved organically in its near-decade long
history as the muse leads through the creative
About the name, two words were once married to
give an identity and conceptual continuity to a
musical enterprise without limits.
Ah-leu-cha & Zapatistas.
The first is the title of a Charlie Parker song,
the second that of a revolutionary movement
which began in Chiapas, Mexico in 1994.
Musical revolution and social revolution combined
into a single coinage.
Movement and the constant outstripping of itself
are what unifies all the sounds under this single name.