conrazón caminos: sxsw schedules, #VL2013 y mas!Nati
Touching down in Austin’s SXSW manana & Mexico City’s Vive Latino on Saturday. See you!?
“Los Rakas is one of the most talented & multi-faceted globalized voices in hip hop & R&B.” – Austinist
“Truth is, there’s only Los Rakas really doing this. The bilingual rap and reggae duo out of Oakland (via Panama) are putting all the pieces together: rapping in both Spanish and English over rhythms (and riddims) from a faraway isthmus and from around the block. They draw lines between the immigrant experience and the urban experience; between the black and the brown experience. They rhyme about partying and looking fresh and smoking fine Cali weed, but also about what’s really going on, about struggle, about identity.
” – MTV Iggy
▲▲THU, 3/14: Mixpak vs. Tormenta @ Speakeasy Kabaret (412 Congress)- 12 AM | http://on.fb.me/VVed08
▲▲FRI, 3/15: Listen Global/Act Local Day Party (1106 E. 11th St/East Austin) – 7:30 PM | http://on.fb.me/VxftaT
▲▲FRI, 3/15: Heart of the Map @ Cielo 505 (505 Neches) w/ Souls of Mischief, IAMSU, J Stalin, Roach Gigz+!
▲▲FRI, 3/15: Peligrosa Party @ Chupacabra (400 E. 6th St) – 12:00 AM | http://on.fb.me/XrPoKe
▲▲SAT, 3/16: San Antonio, TX headline-debut at The War Room | http://on.fb.me/YBgTzP
“Zuzuka Poderosa’s bio is a lot like the story of global bass music itself. The Brazil-born, Brooklyn-based bass vocalist is inspired by baile funk but her music has taken on the flavors of everywhere she has been and everything she has heard. Now she spreads her ass-shaking hybrid inspirations around the world…
” – MTV Iggy
“Bailefunk turned inside out!
” – SPIN
: New Gyration Party @ 505 Warehouse (505 E. 7th St) – 11 PM | http://on.fb.me/YOaxKi
: Chaindrive (504 Willow St) w/ Mike Q, Nick Hook, Jubilee & more! – 2 PM
: Peligrosa @ Chupacabra (400 E. 6th St @ Trinity) – 12 AM | http://on.fb.me/YAvv28
: Listen Global/Act Local Day Party (1106 E. 11th St/East Austin) -2:30 PM || RSVP: http://on.fb.me/Xkdt5u