Saturday 12 May 2018
Price: FREE b4 10pm, £7 after
Time: 9pm - 3am
ID: Entry only with valid ID
A night of tropical rhythms, inspired by the rich music of Latin America and Western Africa, presented by Movimientos!
BIG BEN JORGE is a south London based group playing explosive tropical dance music inspired by 70’s Brazilian pop music, particularly that of maestro Jorge Ben. Infectious groove and audacious costumes galore!
MANZANA TROPICAL, an exciting Latin act playing the form of Peruvian Cumbia known as Chicha. Manuy and Cleyder Figueroa’s music incorporates a homage to classic Peruvian acts including Grupo Nectar, Los Pakines and Chacalon as well as Latin legends such as Santana, combined with a strong London sensibility.
EDD BATEMAN’S WEST AFRICAN LOVE AFFAIR, campaigning to promote his debut album. Scintillating kora and marimba combine with relentless soukous guitar and subtle Senegalese mbalax grooves over a captivating Cameroonian backbeat – and all underpinned by Edd’s pulsating basslines.
The regular MOVIMIENTOS DJs bringing a mixture of tropical bass and electrocumbia to the dancefloor.