Movimientos presents BAILA CON DIOS

DATE:
31 May 2014

LOCATION:
Lockside Lounge,Camden Lock 75 -89 Upper Walkway, West Yard  NW1 8AF

Movimientos presents BAILA CON DIOS

Movimientos

Saturday 31st May
8pm - 3am
£5 / £3 with flyer


Setting the summer off in fine style Baila Con Dios returns to the Lockside Lounge for some of the freshest tropical & carnival party beats, rhythms from Latin America to the Caribbean and Africa with a contemporary urban and electronic twist.

This edition is bringing together some of the most exciting DJs from the tropical scene stateside and in Europe with a special New York - Paris - London sound clash Movimientos' Cal Jader is joined from New York's legendary Que Bajo and Dutty Artz crews Geko Jones, one of Paris's finest tropical djs Pedrolito and also representing the UK Ffftang Ffftang's Marsali finally back on the decks after a long absence. Join us for another night to get the windows at Lockside steamed up.

DJs
Geko Jones (Que Bajo / NYC)
Pedrolito (Muevelo / Paris)
Cal Jader (Movimientos)
Marsali (Ffftang Ffftang)

More info on the DJs
Geko Jones is one half of New York's legendary party starters Que Bajo - alongside Uproot Andy he's been setting off dance floors? in the US and across Latin America with their heavyweight mix of Latino, African and Caribbean roots rhythms with global bass and digital sounds. He's just released a Palenque remixed compilation on his label Dutty Artz with a host of tropical bass producers giving a modern spin to African rooted folkloric music from the Atlantic coast of Colombia.

From Paris Pedrolito is another tropical bass head, especially nueva cumbia as can be heard on his heavyweight "Dale amor a la cumbia que la cumbia te lo devuelve" mixtapes. He's currently DJ for Radio Groovalizacion, Radio CapSao, Radio Anáhuac Mayab and Radioglobal.org and has shared bills with the likes of Uproot Andy, Dengue Dengue Dengue, Fauna, Sergent Garcia, Miss Bolivia, El Hijo de la Cumbia, the SoulJazz Orchestra, and Joao Brasil.
Pedrolito mixcloud

After a long absence from the decks we are delighted to welcome back Ffftang Ffftang's Marsali to the fold - her DJ style mixing Cumbia and Salsa with Dancehall and Hip Hop fits perfectly into the Baila Con Dios / Movimientos format. Check her DJ mixes for evidence and you will be in no doubt about her ability to rock the dance floor.



 

 

 


Back to past event list >>
26 April 2019

Son Yambu, Malavita, Makala & Jimmy Bidaurreta + Tropical Pressure London Launch

A night of Latin grooves with a contemporary edge down at the Hoot! Son Yambu present a modern take on the sound of authentic Cuban son, continuing the Buena Vista legacy and letting it sit firmly in the 21st century. With incredible Cuban musicians making up the band Son Yambu’s live set is an experience not to miss. Alongside them, Malavita and Makala & Jimmy Bidaurreta will be getting the party started on stage, melding Latin influences with some funk and bass to get things going. Tropical Pressure DJs will also be on hand to launch their festival in London alongside Makala connecting the dots with a mix of tropical sounds, from classic to modern, across genres - get ready to dance!

3 May 2019

Shika Shika London Showcase

Shika Shika have been making waves around the world since their foundation in 2015, exploring the lines between organic and electronic music inspired by the meeting of folk tradition and contemporary production. Movimientos are extremely excited to welcome some of this borderless collective for their debut London showcase!

5 May 2019

Cinco De Mayo

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo with a mix of international live music, female mariachis, DJs, traditional dance, food and decor with a Mexican twist! Candeleros are flying in from Madrid with their modern twist on psychedelic cumbia and afro-latin rhythms alongside female-fronted mariachi duo Las Guadalupes and Jari Castillo. DJs Coco Maria, Gypsy Box and Cal Jader will be bringing the vibes from the decks throughout out the day, and with traditional dance from Mestizo Folklore and Atlachinolli Aztec Dance, this is set to be an almighty fiesta.

11 May 2019

Manzana Tropical + Kit Sebastian + Mambo Chick + Cal Jader + Chonta DJ

Movimientos is back at Brixton’s legendary Hootananny with a stellar lineup of live tropical music! Having been making the rounds on London’s live circuit for years, Manzana Tropical will be presenting their full fat Peruvian Cumbia with an Amazonian twist, alongside fresh Mr Bongo signing Kit Sebastian with their melting pot of Jazz-tinged sounds from around the globe. Keeping things moving before and after, France’s Mambo Chick will be at the decks alongside our very own DJ Cal Jader.