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CumbiaSazo! Dance Party ft. GRACIE CHAVEZ + LA COMADRE (Bombón, Houston TX)

January 24, 2015 @ 8:00 pm

$8 - $12

Join us for an Arctic edition of CumbiaSazo featuring badass partyrockers Gracie Chavez & La Comadre out of Houston TX’s Bombón crew and another special slate of local artists & vendors as always.

$8 WITH RSVP / $15 day of

21+ // ✓Main floor accessible ✓Gender­-neutral bathroom ✓Coat check

¡ Cumbia dance lessons: 8­-9PM with Jorge Licona-Villaseñor !

Special guests:
DJ GRACIE CHAVEZ (Bombón, Houston TX)
LA COMADRE (MC, Bombón, Houston TX)

Guest DJs:
PAPA G (Reggae Gold)
SHAZAM BANGLES (Boogie Munsters, Cutz on Cutz, Vocalo DJ Collective)
KINKY P (Reggae, Dub, Cumbia Party)
DARIO X (Push Beats, Blah Blah Blah)
AFROQBANO (Que Horas Son)


Live Visuals:
CALIXTA (Dale Shine)

Live arts stage featuring:
¡ Cain de Jesus !
¡ Sarah Rose !
¡ COVE !
¡ Ivan Vazquez !

Visual arts & vendors:
¡ Beautifully Dead !
¡ The Silver Room !
¡ AngMir Designs !
¡ Sonorama Discos !
¡ Kelly Surma !
¡ Norma Rios – MosaicoArte !
¡ Liz Reyes !
¡ Hand in Hand Love – Olga Plata !
¡ Made by Julio !
¡ Tania Urbanczyk !

Food by:
¡ JC Cooks (Filipino street food) !
¡ Sobremesa Supper Club !

¡ Photo booth by GlitterGuts !
! Part of proceeds to benefit TBA !

Presented by:
¡ Peoples DJs, FEX, Pachanka Music Culture, Cuerators, GroundLift Media, & Radio One Chicago !

About GRACIE CHAVEZ (Houston, TX):
DJ Gracie Chavez is the perfect act with a pedigree heavy enough to handle any party, high- or low-brow. This mami co-founded Bombón, one of Houston’s hottest tropical dance parties, and is part of the DIRB! (Doin It Real Big) crew in Texas. She was also nominated for Houston’s Best Club/DJ Night two years in a row (2013, 2014).

A veteran DJ of the Lone Star State for over 10 years, Gracie is also a contributing writer for Mixcrate, an online music platform and blog for DJs. She co-hosts Son Pacifica Radio featuring new, emerging independent Latin artists on KPFT FM ( on Tuesdays, and is the founding DJ workshop instructor for Girls Rock Camp Houston. Gracie is represented by Scratch Music Group, the world’s leading DJ academy and agency founded by Run DMC’s Jam Master Jay.

About LA COMADRE + BOMBÓN (Houston, TX):
Along with DJ Gracie Chavez, Navó, OG Bobby Trill y Panchitron, mistress of ceremonies & hostess with the mostess La Comadre is spearheading a new digital Latin sound in Houston with their popular monthly event, Bombón. Established in 2010, Bombón continues to introduce booming tropical beats all the way from South and Central America to the Dirty Dirty and back. From cumbia, moombahton, tropical bass, 3ball, baile funk, salsa, mambo to the latest in emerging Latin sounds, Bombón DJs make you want to put on your zapatos and dance at la pachanga ’til they hurt!

Chicago’s sporadic & nomadic Cumbia & Tropical Bass gathering, since 2011. | #cumbiasazo


January 24, 2015
8:00 pm
$8 - $12
Event Category:




Double Door
1572 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago , IL United States

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