Round 3: Clandestinos on Sat June 13, Worldbeat Sessions on Sat July 18, at Backstage Lounge

Summer is here early, and the DJs who brought you ELECTROPICAL are back with warm beats to match the warm weather.

clandestinos_3_promoJoin DJ Marc Fournier (Electropical) and DJ Su Comandante (Raul Espinoza of Los Migrantes) this Saturday, June 13 for CLANDESTINOS.

It’s the third serving of a dance party featuring cumbia, AfroCuban, Chicha, Tropidelica, reggaeton, hip hop, and more.

As DJ Marc says, ”We are taking you on a musical trip throughout the south part of the continent for your dancing and listening pleasure.” More info here.

worldbeat_sessions_flyer_CS5_July2015_v1And join DJ Michael Laycock (Electropical) and guest DJ Evo (The Payback, Brand New Bag) on Saturday, July 18 for the third edition of WORLDBEAT SESSIONS, a new night of global grooves designed for the dance floor.

Michael and Evo (aka Adam Petipas) will touch down all over the musical globe — from Brazil to Nigeria, Bogota to NYC, electronic to funk, and points in between — as they explore the grooves they have in common. The floor is guaranteed to be cookin’! More info here.

Both events happen around 10 pm (when the play ends next door) at the Backstage Lounge, 1585 Johnston St, Granville Island. Groups are always welcome!

Enjoy the sunshine, and see you on the dance floor!

On the web:
http://www.electropical.ca

On Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/groups/electropical/

Take two: Clandestinos on Sat Apr 18, Worldbeat Sessions on Sat May 16, at Backstage Lounge

The DJs who brought you ELECTROPICAL are back with new editions of their latest gigs this spring.

clandestinos_iiJoin DJ Marc Fournier (Electropical) and DJ Su Comandante (Raul Espinoza of Los Migrantes) this Saturday, April 18 for CLANDESTINOS II.

It’s the second serving of a dance party featuring reggaeton, hip hop, cumbia, AfroCuban, Chicha, Tropidelica, and more. As DJ Marc says, ”Because we had such a good time last month, and because we didn’t play half of what we wanted to share, we’re doing it again!” More info here.

worldbeat_sessions_flyer_CS5_May2015_v1And join DJ Michael Laycock (Electropical) and guest DJ Tasteoftee (Love Supreme, Vancouver Groove Movement) on Saturday, May 16 for the second edition of WORLDBEAT SESSIONS, a new night of global grooves designed for dancing.

Worldbeat Sessions connects the dots of an international dance floor journey. This month’s trip explores Latin, funk, African, and more. More info here.

Both events happen around 10 pm (when the play ends next door) at the Backstage Lounge,
1585 Johnston St, Granville Island.

We look forward to spinning for you again!

On the web:
http://www.electropical.ca

On Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/groups/electropical/

Electropical DJs launch two new global music nights

After a couple of months off, the DJs who brought you ELECTROPICAL return to the Backstage Lounge this winter and spring with two exciting new global music events.

clandestinos_FB_cover_photoJoin DJ Marc Fournier (Electropical) and DJ Su Comandante (Raul Espinoza of Los Migrantes) on Saturday, February 21 as they appear together for the very first time as CLANDESTINOS!

It’s a dance party featuring reggaeton, hip hop, cumbia, AfroCuban, Chicha, Tropidelica, and more. More info here.

worldbeat_sessions_v4_march2015And join DJ Michael Laycock (Electropical) and guest DJ Lady Ra (Beats Without Borders) on Saturday, March 21 for WORLDBEAT SESSIONS, a new night of global grooves designed for dancing.

From Latin to funk, Arabian to Balkan, and Indian to African, Worldbeat Sessions connects the dots of an international dance floor journey. More info here.

Both events happen around 10 pm (when the play ends next door) at the Backstage Lounge,
1585 Johnston St, Granville Island.

We look forward to spinning for you again!

On the web:
http://www.electropical.ca

On Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/groups/electropical/