Ever heard of Funana, Semba or Highlife? Musical styles popular in the 70’s and 80’s on the Cape Verdian Islands, Mosambique or Ghana having a big comeback. Thanks to several record labels and a vivid global tropical scene those styles finally made it to europe to make your booty shake!
For this very special night Tropical Timewarp invited one of the most famous record collectors & djs from Lisboa who collaborated with ANALOG AFRICA’s latest release „Space Echo – The Mystery Behind the Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde“. CelesteMariposa will present a special dj set out of the most complete Lusophone African music collections known.
Accompanied by Berlins specialists of Cape Verdian music the „Undoo The Taboo“ Dj Team (OYE Record Store) and the full Tropical Timewarp Collective (The Soulvendor, Bestmate? & Bela Patrutzi) – this is sure to be a banging night of rare and heavy tropical dance music!
There will be some Cape Verdian Food on sale from 11pm. till 01am.
+ Special Rum punch
21.04.2017 – YAAM Berlin
An der Schillingbrücke 3