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Groovalicious 4th anniversary w/Kota Sound System & Rokia Bamba

16665351_1180784875374037_2586756935830610675_oGroovalicious, Brussels’ most colourful global grooves party, celebrates 4 years of grooving Brussels’ nightlife by inviting Kota Sound System from Lisbon and DJ Rokia Bamba (Bxl, Mali) who will make y’all dance to the better Afro sounds from the Mother continent and the diaspora!

Program
19.30 Doors open
20.00 Documentary
22.00 Dance workshop
23.00 PARTY

>>__GROOVALiCiOUS__<<
Groovalicious is a party concept in Brussels dedicated to urban roots & global grooves. The driving forces behind it are DJ’s Mukambo & Bruselo. They have been playing and promoting urban grooves for some years now.

Expect the most danceable urban grooves ranging from afrobeat, Brazilian sounds, Latin, arabesque, ethiogrooves and Balkan to hiphop, dancehall & jungle.
www.groovalicious.eu

>>_SPECIAL_GUESTS_<<
Kota Sound System (Lisbon): musicians of the Lisbon-based Afro/reggae/mestiço band TERRAKOTA take us on a transcontinental ride, following the ancient slave routes, always in sight of the equator. We’ll go full speed through afrobeat, salsa, soukouss, funana, samba, merengue, m’balax and beyond. With temperatures that make it impossible to stop dancing!
www.terrakota.org

Rokia Bamba (Massimadi): Rokia is a multi-faceted woman with more than 15 years of experience at Radio Campus, co-creator of one of the first hiphop, r&b en funk programs (Full Mix). She is the Massimadi festival host DJ, likes to experiment, to discover eclectic sonorities, and she’s proud to have AfroElectroHipHopFunkyRaggaStyle in her blood! Her main aim? To see everybody groove on the dancefloor!
www.soundcloud.com/rokia-bamba-mennessier

>>__YOUR HOSTS__<<
Mukambo: his weekly program Radio Mukambo immerses you in global grooves and the pulsation of our cities where sounds get mixed up to create world fusion without borders. Afrobeat, ethiogrooves, Afro-Latin & Afro-Brazilian, soukouss, arabesque, Lusophone sounds, reggae/dub/dancehall and hip-hop with a ethnic/regional flavour. Afro-Grooves from the Urb’n’Jungle!
www.mukambo.be

Bruselo : Urban roots & global grooves from the mountains of Balkan to the beaches of Brazil: cumbia, Balkan, arabesque, soukous, coupé décalé, hip hop, reggaeton, reggae & jungle. Music with groove!
www.mixcloud.com/bruselo/

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19:30 > 5:00 (come early!)
La Tricoterie, rue Théodore Verhaegen 158, 1060 Brussels

Public Transport:
TRAIN: Gare du midi (10 minutes walking or Tram 81-82)
METRO: 3-4-2-6 – Stop Porte de Hal
TRAM: 81-82-83 – Stop Bethléem, in front of La Tricoterie
BUS: 49-50-32 – Stop Avenue du Roi

Damage: € 5 before midnight / € 8 after
www.tricoterie.be
www.groovalicious.eu

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Come in a dancing mood and… GETCHA GROOVE ON!

www.groovalicious.eu

Groovalicious#36 with/ Renegades of Jazz; Rokia Bamba; Mukambo & Bruselo

groova-novGroovalicious, Brussels’ most colourful global grooves party, invites German DJ/producer Renegades Of Jazz renown for brining jazz back to the dancefloor, and the Malian DJ Rokia Bamba who will make y’all groove the better dancehall & Afro stuff!

Program
19.30 Doors open
20.00 Documentary
22.00 Dance workshop
23.00 PARTY

>>__GROOVALiCiOUS__<<
Groovalicious is a new party concept in Brussels dedicated to urban roots & global grooves. The driving forces behind it are DJ Mukambo & Bruselo. They have been playing and promoting urban grooves for some years now.

Expect the most danceable urban grooves ranging from afrobeat, Brazilian sounds, Latin, arabesque, ethiogrooves and Balkan to hiphop, dancehall & jungle.
www.groovalicious.eu

>>_SPECIAL_GUESTS_<<
Renegades Of Jazz (Germany/Tanzania): German DJ & producer David Hanke spent the first years of his life in Arusha (Tanzania). He experiences an early, highly influential part of his childhood in this vibrant East African cultural metropolis. Back in Germany, he discovers funk, jazz, breakbeats, hip-hop and the modern sampling culture, which he uses as building blocks of his very own musical form. He comes to Groovalicious to present his new album ‘Moyo Wangu’ on which he digs deep into African rhythms.
/www.renegadesofjazz.com/

Rokia Bamba (Massimadi): Rokia is a multi-faceted woman with more than 15 years of experience at Radio Campus, co-creator of one of the first hiphop, r&b en funk programs (Full Mix). She is the Massimadi festival host DJ, likes to experiment, to discover eclectic sonorities, and she’s proud to have AfroElectroHipHopFunkyRaggaStyle in her blood! Her main aim? To see everybody groove on the dancefloor!
https://soundcloud.com/rokia-bamba-mennessier

>>__YOUR HOSTS__<<
Mukambo: his weekly program Radio Mukambo immerses you in global grooves and the pulsation of our cities where sounds get mixed up to create world fusion without borders. Afrobeat, ethiogrooves, Afro-Latin, manguebeat, reggae, arabesque, world fusion, global hiphop… Global Grooves from the Urb’n’Jungle!
www.mukambo.be

Bruselo : Urban roots & global grooves from the mountains of Balkan to the beaches of Brazil: cumbia, Balkan, arabesque, soukous, coupé décalé, hip hop, reggaeton, reggae & jungle. Music with groove!
www.mixcloud.com/bruselo/

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22:00 > 4:30 (come early!)
La Tricoterie, rue Théodore Verhaegen 158, 1060 Brussels

Public Transport:
TRAIN: Gare du midi (10 minutes walking or Tram 81-82)
METRO: 3-4-2-6 – Stop Porte de Hal
TRAM: 81-82-83 – Stop Bethléem, in front of La Tricoterie
BUS: 49-50-32 – Stop Avenue du Roi

Damage: € 5 before midnight / € 8 after
www.tricoterie.be
www.groovalicious.eu

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Come in a dancing mood and… GETCHA GROOVE ON!

www.groovalicious.eu

Groovalicious & 11. Fiesta present: Orchestre International du Vetex•Matanzas•Bruselo & Mukambo

groovalicious sept 2016 recto NEW copy(1)We are very happy to announce that on 24/09/2016 there will be a special edition of Groovalicious at Les Halles de Schaerbeek. We celebrate 50 years of 11.11.11, an important organisation dedicated to a better world.
On the agenda concerts with  Orchestre International du Vetex followed by DJ-sets with special guest El Matanzas!
Program
18:30 Doors open
20:30 Orchestre International du Vetex
22:00 DJ sets by El Matanzas, Bruselo & Mukambo
Concerts
ORCHESTRE INTERNATIONAL DU VETEX is a weird musical collective playing a mixture of latin influenced brassmusic, a fascinating and colourful liveband playing both on squares as on stages. From the streets and squares from Sarajevo, Belgrade to the metro in Prague, from accordion festivals in Wazemmes to prestigious jazz- and worldfestivals in Montreal, Graz, Krakow, Torino…
>>__GROOVALiCiOUS__<<
Groovalicious is a new party concept in Brussels dedicated to urban roots & global grooves. The parties are monthly and take place at La Tricoterie and KVS. Driving force behind Groovalicious are Bruselo and Mukambo.
As global groove parties were missing in Brussels, we decided to launch Groovalicious, with the most danceable urban grooves ranging from afrobeat, coupé décalé, cumbia, arabesque, Balkan to hiphop, reggae, dancehall & jungle.
>>_SPECIAL_GUEST_<<
El Matanzas (Radio Chango) is one of the best kept secrets in Belgium. Radio host & DJ since 1999, the Frenchman is well-known from Radio Chango Sound System. Tireless & restless seeker of varied sounds & musical rarities, he has realized two compilations for the website Radio Chango. Specialized in cumbia and hip-hop remixes, his Latin & crossbreed blends alternate with political speeches and world-wide sound claims.
>>__YOUR HOST__<<
Bruselo : Urban roots & global grooves from the mountains of Balkan to the beaches of Brazil: cumbia, Balkan, arabesque, soukous, coupé décalé, hip hop, reggaeton, reggae & jungle. Music with groove!
Mukambo: his weekly program Radio Mukambo immerses you in global grooves and the pulsation of our cities where sounds get mixed up to create world fusion without borders. Afrobeat, ethiogrooves, Afro-Latin, manguebeat, reggae, arabesque, world fusion, global hiphop… Global Grooves from the Urb’n’Jungle!
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24/09/2016
18:00 > 5:00 (come early!)
Halles de Schaerbeek, Rue Royale Sainte-Marie, 22a, 1030 Brussels
Public Transport:
TRAIN: Gare du nord (5 minutes walking or Tram 25)
METRO: 2 and 6 – Stop Botanique
TRAM: 25 and 92 – Stop Robiano, or 94 stop Sint-Maria
Damage: € 8 all night long (concerts included)
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Come in a dancing mood and… GETCHA GROOVE ON!