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RASPO Olympic Rings performance

Reading All Steel Percussion Orchestra (RASPO) provided entertainment for the Mayor of London's press launch on 28 February 2012. RASPO joined forces with the Akademi Dhol Drummers to create a dynamic percussive soundtrack to the celebrations.


RASPO and The Akademi Dhol Drummers join forces for Quando Quando and Monkey Man to entertain the world's press as the Giant Olympic Rings float by on the River Thames.


In this video RASPO play Sugar Boom Boom for BBC London News.

RASPO Steel Orchestra and Akademi Dhol drummers at Tower Bridge London UK

RASPO Steel Orchestra and Akademi Dhol drummers at Tower Bridge London UK

RASPO Rhythms CD

RASPO Steel Band launch Mayor of London Boris Johnson's Giant Olympic Rings in 2012

This image of RASPO at the Mayor of London Boris Johnson's launch of the Giant Olympic Rings at Tower Bridge in London was used as the cover image for RASPO's second CD.

'RASPO Rhythms' was released in 2012 to commemorate RASPO's role providing entertainment during the Olympics in London.

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