Official Afterparty of the Jam’In Jette festival, a free festival in north of Brussels with an amazing lineup of global bands and artists.
DJ sets by Rebel Up! & Le Grand Mechant Loop.
@ Café Excelsior
8 rue église St Pierre,
Rebel Up! & SOTU festival present: Les Filles de Illighadad
SOTU (Sounds of the Underground) is an annual alternative music festival in Amsterdam. SOTU has a passion for genre bending sound and performances – you can listen to noise, punk, folk, improv, rave, avant-garde and electronics.
DJ warmup 21:00 – 22:30
LES FILLES DE ILLIGHADAD (NE, Sahel Sounds) 22:30 – 23:30
DJ afterparty 23:30 – 01:00
Les Filles d’Illighadad
Fatou Seidi Ghali, Alamnou Akrouni and Mariama Salah Aswan come from the region of Illighadad, in the heartland of the Niger bush. Rarely have we heard sounds that resonate with as much emotion as those of Les Filles d’Illighadad. Fatou Seidi Ghali directs the band on guitar and vocals with her measured and calm play. In a world dominated by the masculine gender, she is one of the only female guitarists of Tuareg music. Together with her cousins Alamnou and Mariame on vocals, they go right into the essence of the “ishumars” music, mixing it on stage with the tradition of “Tende”, recording their pieces in the large open studio of the desert. Its music is minimalist, poetic and feminine where the trance and ancestral rhythms of the “Tendes” come to support a throbbing and melodious blues. Love, religion, the difficulties of life, the joy of the community, the glorification of nature and the Tuareg culture are themes distilled from the grains of their songs.
DJ Diego Armando
Xavier Riembau aka Diego Armando is a DJ from Barcelona who plays an eclectic mix of groovy tunes from around the world for the last 20 years. A 24-h digger who knows his way around from Jamaica to Cuba to New Orleans music. His specialty is dance floor killers from Afro-American music, exotic tunes from Brazil to Africa, disco and acid house anthems. He has played in festivals like Sónar, Piknic Electronik, Faraday, Black Music Festival, and venues like Razzmatazz, Apolo, Marula, Lolita, Powder Room, La 2 de Nitsa in Barcelona and beyond. His name is a hommage to the best football player in the planet, aka Diego Armando aka the Hand of God. Mani, bass player from the Stone Roses and Primal Scream, gave him his moniker name after a big party in La Costa Brava.
Rebel Up! SebCat
expect lots of Tuareg, griot and berber tunes as warm up & afterparty…
This Friday, Rebel Up! is hosting the afterparty for Festival Cinema Méditeranéen @ Botanique.
We invited some special guests for a true Mediterranean flavour.
Rebel Up! SebCat will be accompanied by Israelian dj/producer Gal Kadan, who is specialised in music from the Levant (Libanon, Israel, Palestine, Syria & Jordan) and also by Spanish Brussels DJ’s El Gato Callejero and I Am Sardina, who will spin Iberian sounds from rumba Catalana to flamenco & mestizo + live percussion.
Expect a wild mix with dance music from the Mediterranean and the Levant > Latino Euro-Arab-Andalus connection!
@ Botanique Witloof bar
From 23h till very late!
On the 3rd & final night, Filmer La Transe, Rebel Up! will play a listening-slash-dance dj set at the afterparty.
19h00 Doors Opening
Video Installation by Bacho Tsulazde « Danse d’Aršakoun »
19h30 Screening of short movies.
« La tarenta » Gianfranco Mingozzi in original version (italian) subtitled french.
« Tarantism » Joachim Koester (16mm)
« Benguelino putting a spell on camera » Joao Maria Gusmao & Pedro Paiva (16mm)
« De dentro » Peter Conrad-Beyer
« Fiorucci made me hardcore » Mark Leckey
« One man nation »Vincent Moon
«Tiny Big» Lia Bertels
21h00 Set from Gazpacho de la Mancha
22h00 Set from Rebel Up! Seb Cat
Entrance: Free donation
@ La Raffinerie
Rue de Manchester 21
1080 Molem Bxl