Last month’s pachanga with Olmeca, Dos Santos & MaracuYeah was so dang beautiful– for real! Thanks everyone for a night of puro baile, in every sense of the word. We’re back to heat up your Chi winter Sat, Nov 22nd and special guests include DJ Chorizo Funk and VJ 4th Wall out of Texas’ Peligrosa crew as well as live stylings of Bomba Con Buya. Dance lessons early and another all-building affair– part of proceeds will benefit Teachers for Social Justice and we’ll be the official after-party for the social justice curriculum fair earlier that day. Invite your peeps early for the discount and see u on the dance floor!
$8 WITH RSVP at www.do312.com/cumbiasazo / $15 day of
SATURDAY, Nov 22, 8PM-3AM
1572 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago
21+ // Main floor is accessible. Gender-neutral bathroom yes. Coat check yes. $4 beer of the month. $5 wells.
Presented by People’s DJs Collective, FEx Events & Pachanka Music
// CHORIZO FUNK (Peligrosa crew, Austin, TX) //https://www.facebook.com/
// VJ 4TH WALL (Peligrosa crew, Austin, TX) //
// BOMBA CON BUYA (live) //
// KINKY P (Reggae, Dub y Cumbia party) // www.facebook.com/KinkyP
// NEWLIFE (FEX) // www.facebook.com/FExEvents
// REBEL BETTY // www.facebook.com/
// SOULPHONETICS w/ percussionist Daniel Crane // www.facebook.com/
// DALE SHINE (CaliXta + Cavrito) // www.facebook.com/
// SOUND CULTURE // www.facebook.com/
// ITZI NALLAH // www.itzinallah.com
Live visuals by:
// CALIXTA (Dale Shine) in collaboration with VJ 4TH WALL (Peligrosa, TX)
¡ Cumbia dance lessons: 8-9PM !
¡ Photo booth by GlitterGuts Photobooth !
¡ “Teachers Lounge” !
¡ Food by JC Cooks !
Live arts stage featuring:
¡ Natalia Virafuentes !
¡ Katrice Buckley !
¡ Matr !
¡ Leekovision !
Visual arts & vendors market featuring:
¡ Mano y Metal !
¡ Elloo !
¡ Nomadic Bloom Studio-Boutique !
¡ Limba Gal !
¡ Vida y Alma !
¡ Madre de Perla Designs !
¡ Hand in Hand Love | Olga Plata !
¡ Joseph Josue Mora !
¡ Tanay Rivera w/ Damien Rose !
¡ Twenty Thou !
¡ Natalia Sustaita !
¡ De La Nouvelle Vague !
¡ City Girl | Carolina L. Reyes !
¡ Made by Julio !
¡ Planet Rock Jewelers !
¡ Radio One Chicago !
¡ Logan Lu (emcee), Tifflove, Gabo, Noemi, Rich, Jaime, Lorena, D-lo, Jessica, & Xavi !
About CHORIZO FUNK:
Texas born and raised, DJ Chorizo Funk joined Peligrosa in 2012 as one of the premiere sound selectors in the lone star state. His deep passion for music and technical skill behind the turntables guarantee a soulful experience on the dancefloor. He’s able to seamlessly mix and connect the dots amongst a wide range of genres such as Afro-Latin, Afrobeat, Funk, Soul, Hip Hop, and more. A 2013 Best of Austin Winner and 2012 Lords of Wax champion, Chorizo Funk is a certified party rocker who embodies the true school definition of a DJ: technical skill with his hands and an ever-growing music library embracing the best of the past, present, and future.
About VJ 4TH WALL (Peligrosa, TX):
Austin-born VJ and Visualist, 4th Wall (Muro4) joined Austin’s Peligrosa crew in 2010. With roots in IDM, 4th Wall has done visual work for the likes of FourTet, Telefon Tel Aviv and RJD2. Peligrosa for life, and a founding member of the ATX beat collective known as Applied Pressure, we’re super thrilled to see and learn from what VJ 4th Wall brings to the space visually.
About BOMBA CON BUYA:
Buya is a Chicago-based ensemble which aims to preserve and advance Bomba, Puerto Rico’s oldest surviving African-rooted tradition. Buya means ‘good spirit’ in Taino, the language spoken among Puerto Rico’s indigenous population, and the group strives to embody this idea while advancing the tradition through performances, workshops, and community engagement. This includes artistic dialogue with historians and performers from Puerto Rico, and collaborative work with various Chicago-based musicians and dancers from Belize (Laruni Hati), Haiti (Tamboula), and Mexico (JaroChicanos).