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Arriba la Cumbia! Kasai Masai + Miss Bolivia + Los Musicos + Djs : 18 July

Arriba la Cumbia! Kasai Masai + Miss Bolivia + Los Musicos + Djs : 18 July

Arriba La Cumbia! have another great night lined up at Passing Clouds with the Roots of Cumbia in London  from Africa To Latin America represented with African rhythms by Kasai Masai, traditional cumbia by  Los Musicos and the fusion of both with modern rhythms with our special guest on European Tour: Miss Bolivia.

On the decks our host Dj Russ Jones + Special guests.
Upstairs Hawaiian Bop with Dj Richio Suzuki + special guest Perry louis (JazzCoTech).

Time : 7pm - 4am
Entry: FREE Before 9pm - £5 until 10pm £10 after [£8 with flyer]
Where : Passing Clouds, 1 Richmond Rd, Dalston E8 4AA -

Fans of Latin-fuelled ghetto club smashers, favela funk, Colombian sizzlers, cumbia big ones, techno-brega and baile bangers, don't miss this bohemian Dalston party with live sets of Afro-Tropical, amazonic and latino vibes introducting JAMBO! a reloaded party created in 2010 by Dj Russ Jones with Afro Cup Festival celebrating African music in London with diversity of bands & Dj's alongside the worldcup. This year JAMBO! will bring more roots styles showcasing styles that veer the music of Africa includes a broad variety like : Soukous, Lingala, Ndombolo, Makossa, Afrobeat, Afropop, Mbalax, Benga, Morna, Highlife, Jazz, Zouk, Raï, afro-latin and many more. Get ready to see some of the best artists and styles from different bands influenced by African rhythms and sounds.

***** "... A fantastic hotspot for the latest Latin music" Time Out
***** " ...UK’s only dedicated cumbia party" Jungle Drums Mag.

Kasai Masai are a five-piece band led by Nickens Nkoso, bringing the traditional sound of remote equatorial African villages to London with a contemporary twist. They have established themselves as a popular live act on the African and World music scenes in the UK.

On European tour, Direct from Argentina MISS BOLIVIA serves up a high tempo blend of Cumbia, Hip Hop, Electronic and Dancehall, combining the power of digital beats with strong Latin American musical traditions and explosive lyrics.

Power band of Latin, Cumbia and Tropical music playing a special cumbia set from Colombia to Mexico.

HOSTED BY DJ RUSS JONES (aka Hackney Globe Trotter)
Russ Jones aka Hackney globe trotter has forged a new direction in mixing global beats and world/dance music with Future World Funk, embracing eclectic cultural styles from mashed-up Brazillian 2-Step, Arabic Hip Hop, Afro-house, vintage reggae, Latin,cumbia and nu-cumbia to ragga, Japanese funk and Ghanian Hip Life to Moroccan Gnawa Dub.
Twitter : @HackneyGT


Hosted by Richio Suzuki
Richio Suzuki is a veteran DJ with a strictly vinyl imperative who has been entertaining audiences for over 30 years with his unique mix of inner soul, funk, disco, boogie, rare groove, modern and northern soul, jazz and reggae.

FRIDAY 18 JULY | ARRIBA LA CUMBIA! with Dj Russ Jones + KASAI MASAI + Los Musicos + Miss Bolivia (UK Tour) + Upstairs HAWAIIAN BOP with Dj Richio Suzuki + special guest Perry louis (JazzCoTech) @ Passing Clouds.

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