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Vibras NYC with DJ Bembona


#VibrasNYC every 3rd Thursday at Camaradas El Barrio
Nostalgia & Beyond!
sounds include: salsa dura, merengue, perreo, cumbia, kompa, afro-house, dancehall y mucho mas!

hosted+sounds by DJ BEMBONA
live percussion by Ricky
Free.Free.Free.

Special Guest:
DJ Oshun of La Mecanica Popular!!!

Check Out "El Verano de Oshun"
https://www.dropbox.com/s/jw12vo528sihj47/el%20verano%20de%20oshun%20mixtape.mp3?dl=0

Bio:
Efraín Rozas (DJ Oshun) is an award winning Peruvian musician/researcher, specialized in the combination of new technologies and African-Diaspora genres. He holds a Master of Fine Arts and is a Music PhD candidate at New York University under the McCracken fellowship. He has published the book/video documentary “Fusión: a soundtrack for Peru”, and as a performer/composer he has released several records and presented his work at the Brooklyn museum, Queens museum, an played with his band “La Mecánica Popular” (LMP) at Central Park Summerstage Fania Records 50th anniversary in New York. LMP was also invited to South by South West festival in 2015, and performed at the Levitation Festival with artists such as Flying Lotus and Animal Collective. He was a consultant for the National Institute of Culture of Peru and hosted/produced for 8 years the radio show "Músicas del Perú”. He has been featured at CNN, BBC, Washington post, Daily News and NPR Soundcheck. As a DJ he has performed in some of the most interesting venues in NYC including the Lincoln Center.

Earlier Event: August 13
MAMI market