2012-10-24 / SOAS Radio London
Movimientos: Makala Special
Influential Basque Country producer, musician and DJ Makala joins Cal in the studio. Makala discusses the evolution of the new Rumba and Latin music scene in Spain touching on his involvement in key labels Novophonic, Hi-Top and now with the 2010 release of his album ‘Unexpected Tapas’ on the Lovemonk imprint. With a selection of tunes from those labels, plus plenty of Makala’s own productions, edits and remixes and some brand new tunes – expect everything from the funkiest Rumba sounds to Cumbia, Ska, Swing Jazz and Brazilian beats.
Makala – Bacalao A Pi Pi (Lovemonk Records)
Ojos De Brujo – Ventilaor R-80 (Makala Remix)
Makala – Happy Sound (Lovemonk Records)
Los Amaya – Que Mala Suerte (Makala rework)
Arrels de Gracia – La Moto (Makala rework)
Getrudis – Mundo Uaka (Txarly Brown remix)
Makala – Friendly Fire (Smakalites Original Version)
Axel Krygier – Echale Semilla (Hi Top Records)
Gecko Turner – Cuanta Suerte (Lovemonk Records)
Wara – Pretty Cliche (Makala Remix) (Movimientos Records)
Agencia Sonora – Cumbia Jungla (Urban World Records)
DJ Farrapo & Yanez – Pirasamba (Makala remix) (Agogo Records)
Friday 15th June – Movimientos Party @ Passing Clouds
Swinging Latin, Brazilian and Tropical music and culture over two floors with the return of Movimientos live favourites Wara - launching their ‘Pretty Cliche’ remix EP with the help of one of the remixers special guest DJ Makala and new band with members of both Wara and Jardares Por Fuera – Mamanallora!
Wara (live) + Mamanollora (live)
Special guest from Spain DJ Makala (Lovemonk)
DJ Cal Jader
Larissa + Mozhez + Alquimix
+ Documentary film screening: ‘Cartas Para Angola‘ presented by Sounds and Colours
£5 b4 10 / £8 after
Friday 15th June
@ Passing Clouds
1 Richmond Road, E8 4AA
Train: Dalston Kingsland / Junction
Movimientos celebrates the remix EP release of Wara’s ‘Pretty Cliche’, a live favourite and as one of the first tracks ever to blend Cumbia with Cuban Timba and Hip Hop – a true Latin-London style mash up!! For the release launch party at Passing Clouds Wara return to the live stage for the first time in over 7 months plus we welcome special guest from the Basque country in Spain and one of the remixers DJ Makala who joins Movimientos’ DJ Cal Jader on the decks for a all things Latin, Tropical and funky.
Also on the live set new band MamaNollora featuring members of Wara and other Movimientos favourites Jardares Por Fuera who play a happy fusion of Reggae, Latin Funk, Rumba with a bit of Ska, Swing and Drum and Bass. Plus upstairs Udgrudi host a seriously funky eclectic Brazilian themed affair with anything from tropicalia to samba, reggae, funk and latin beats with DJs Larissa and guests Mozhev and Alquimix. And early on upstairs Sounds and Colours present a screening of the film ‘Cartas Para Angola‘ an exploration of identity and an insight into the similarities and differences between people from Brazil, Angola and Portugal.