An evening celebrating the music, dance and culture of the North East of Brazil.
Selva is ever changing like nature’s forces and inspired by the need to raise awareness of latin culture and environmental issues we operate like a magnetic vortex.
We are recruiting people to be involved or come in our special editions of Selva!
Immerse yourself in an interactive world, where folkloric characters dance and play music in the true spirit of north eastern brazilian carnival!
Performance with Boi Bumba-Meu-Boi is a folk
theatrical tradition where the tale is told through costume, drumming
and performance involving a bull which dies and is brought back to life.
With live music from FORRO SINCOPADO, LET DRUM BEAT, with LAB and Movimientos DJs, interactive performance, visuals, costumes and much more.
We are holding a training event on the 9th May at the Rich Mix London
LET DRUM BEAT
Let Drum Beat is all about female musicians that have gathered their vast set of percussion, joining their afro-latin-brazilian heritage to create their own pieces flavoured by a wide diversity of acoustic sounds that goes from tiny bells to heavy drums, energetic and paced rhythms, passing through vocal melodies, bass lines and spontaneous dance.
£7 advance / £10 door
NB. First 70 advance tickets include mask hire.
I hope you can make it for this initial training session.
All the best,
Cacique Salve Mata
Selva special operational squad
Movimientos Presents: Mama Afrika + Manzana Tropical + Gypsy Box + DJ Cal Jader
Movimientos presents another full powered Friday night taking you on a musical trip through Latin America and the Caribbean with an afro-centric twist. Mama Afrika fly in from Italy with their upbeat blend of Cumbia, Rumba and skanking Reggae, London Peruvian’s Manzana Tropical Manzana Tropical bring their bouncy Peruvian Chicha music and Gypsy Box will be blasting latin and electronica infused Bulkan beats until the am.
Muévete! is back for another session at Notting Hill Arts Club. DJ Cal Jader is joined by special guests to bring you a night of heavy Latin and tropical vibes.
Following on from our carnival special in February we’re zoning in on Colombia again with touch of carnival spirit from Caribbean coast with the presence of two international guests Geko Jones from the highly influential NYC based future Latin - global bass clubnight Que Bajo and label boss of the Bogota based Galletas Calientes record label fresh from their huge Palenque Remixed EP.