HIT THE BONGO w/ HUGO MENDEZPublished on Sabato, 22 Ottobre 2011
HIT the BONGO the new Record kicks clubnight devoted to tropical rhythms celebrates the first anniversary next sat 22 oct at BIKO club Milano. Very special guest from London monsier HUGO MENDEZ (Sofrito / Strut / Soundway / Jazzman Records). Hugo Mendez is one of the leading Tropical DJ’s around and member of the Sofrito Record label - hosts of the legendary Tropical Warehouse Parties il London. Hugo regularly guests at clubs and festivals across the world, spreading the Sofrito sound - a percussive explosion that includes heavy Afro grooves, Mambo, Tropical funk, Calypso funk and Cumbia, wherever he goesDJ. Hugo Mendez has put together several albums for leading record labels, including highly successful Sofrito Tropical Discoteque for STRUT, the genre-defining Tumbélé! compilation for Soundway Records and the Tropical Funk Experience album for Nascente. The albums come from digging trips across the Caribbean – scouring dusty warehouses and shacks for forgotten vinyl treasures and painstakingly tracking down artists and producers from back in the day. Hugo also produces the cult Rhythmagic Orchestra project with Nostalgia 77. Alongside Hugo at the decks resident DJ Nick Recordkicks and his pal ClaudioAudio.... it's going to be HOT!
HIT the BONGO! First Anniversary Party
SAT 22 OCTOBER Arci BIKO club MIlano
Via Ettore Ponti 40 (zona Barona) Milano
HUGO MENDEZ (Sofrito / London)
NICK RECORDKICKS (RK / Boogaloo club)
CLAUDIO AUDIO (Boogaloo club).
Dalle 22,30 Ingresso 5euro + Tessera ARCI
tropical funk, mambo, descarga, bugalu, calypso, ska, reggae and more!
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