GLOBAL MASHUPS 2018 REPLAY

TUES, AUG 25 - SEPT 22, 7 PM EDT

Live on YouTube

 

In partnership with QPTV, FTH at HOME will replay entire Global Mashups 2018 featuring performances and artist interviews.

Mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. Watch and dance! 

 

TUES, AUG 25, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup #1, Latin Boogaloo Meets Afrobeat

With Spanglish Fly, NYC’s only band dedicated to reviving and renewing Latin Boogaloo’s soul and R&B mix, and Chop and Quench, comprised of members of the cast and band of FELA! The Musical.

 

TUES, SEPT 1, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup # 2, Egypt Meets Haiti

With Zikrayat, playing a wide repertory of Egyptian music ranging from exciting Bellydance numbers to virtuosic improvisations, and the Agoci Band combining hip-hop, roots, and calypso flavors with Haitian compas.

 

TUES, SEPT 8, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup #3, Mexico Meets Guinea

Featuring Banda de los Muertos, playing the boisterous Mexican brass/contemporary music known as “banda”, and Mandingo Ambassadors led by guitarist Mamady "Djelike" Kouyaté, a veteran of the golden age of Guinean dance bands

 

TUES, SEPT 15, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup # 4, Balkans Meets El Barrio  

Raya Brass Band thrills audience with intense, soul-shaking Balkan wedding music and Spanglish Fly returns with irresistible grooves that play 60’s soul inspired by Latin boogaloo.

 

TUES, SEPT 22, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup # 5, Texas Meets Peru  

Featuring Brian Clayton and The Green River Band, comprised of six of the finest country musicians, and Corina Bartra Afro Peruvian Band playing infectious Afro-Peruvian music. 

 


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