Based in Austin, TX Michael Ramos has made an indelible impression on his fellow musicians.  He's served as a sideman/band leader with the likes of John Mellencamp, Paul Simon, Robert Plant, Los Lonely Boys, Pat Green and the BoDeans. In the past decade Michael has made three unique albums as the cumbia lounge outfit- Charanga Cakewalk. Charanga Cakewalk fuses cumbia with alternative, electronic, and Tex Mex.