Celebrate nine years of Electropical with us Sat Nov 16

nine-sparklerElectropical turns nine this month, and we’re gearing up to celebrate.

Join us on Saturday, November 16 at the Backstage Lounge and help us mark nine years of urban sounds with a tropical edge.

We’re working on a special evening for you. More details to come.

Huge thanks to all our musical collaborators, the Backstage Lounge, and — most of all — our many loyal guests who have supported us for almost a decade. We couldn’t do it without you!

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Update: Liam MacDonald is our guest percussionist this Saturday, Oct 19 at Backstage Lounge

Liam MacDonald

Liam MacDonald

We’re excited to announce that our guest percussionist for the October edition of Electropical will be Liam MacDonald.

Liam is a master player of the pandeiro (essentially the tambourine’s Brazilian cousin), and is equally in demand for his drum-set playing as well as his abilities as a multi-percussionist.

He has been working with an extremely eclectic mix of projects in Vancouver — Brazilian, Arabic, fusion — there is no music that Liam cannot play.

Electropicalistas, you’re in for a treat!

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We’re back Sat Oct 19 at the Backstage Lounge

[flickr id=”6403712407″ thumbnail=”small” overlay=”true” size=”medium_640″ group=”” align=”right”] Mark your calendars now for the next edition of Electropical on Saturday, October 19 at the Backstage Lounge.

We’ll serve up scintillating sounds from the five continents to the most open-minded and diverse crowd in Vancouver.

New and classic tracks this month from Brussels, Caracas, and Dakar via NYC.

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