AH - LOO - CHA - TEES - TAS !!!
Ahleuchatistas is guitarist Shane Parish 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 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.