Sun 16 sept > Rebel Up curates Global Street Sounds, Ancienne Belgique, Brussels

Global Street Sounds is a DIVERSE and FREE party on sunday 16 sept during the car free sunday. After the summer vacation, time to kick of the new season and stir up all the senses again with a unique mix of music, culinary excursions, animation and attractions..

Rebel Up helped curating the street programme, with DJ’s and live acts. From the afternoon onwards, in and around the entire Steenstraat, in and aside the AB, this time with the Main Hall occupied by Ifriqiyya Electrique, and Jupiter & Okwess.

In the street, the block party will be fired up with global beats from all corners by DJ’s of Drache Musicale, Ill Syll and Lowup.

in the street, outernational bands like Wahati Soul (in Mr Ego), Da Pemba (at Electrocution) and Stalin Black (Music Village) will play, and also Flemish-Moroccan culture venue Darna will have live Brussels gnawa band Black Koyo and Radio Martiko DJ’s playing during the day.

Timetable > > >
14:00 – 15:10 Steenstraat – DJ IllSyll
14:30 – 15:20 Darna – Gnawa Black Koyo
15:10 – 16:00 Main Hall – Ifriqiyya Electrique
16:00 – 16:50 The Music Village – Stalin Black
16:00 – 18:00 Steenstraat – Drache Musicale DJ’s
16:15 – 17:00 Darna – Radio Martiko DJ’s
16:45 – 17:30 Mr. Ego – Wahati Soul
17:30 – 18:10 Ketch’Up – Da Pemba
18:00 – 19:30 Main Hall – Jupiter & Okwess
19:30 – 22:30 Steenstraat – LowUp DJ’s

see you around! 🙂

all info > FB event / website NLFR / ENG.
from 14h30 til midnight @ Ancienne Belgique, side of Steenstraat / Rue des Pierres

Sat 15 sept > Rebel Up Records artists Babylon Trio @ De Koer, Gent

This saturday afternoon, Brussels Iraqi band Babylon Trio will play in Gent at the Nu en Dan opening of De Koer venue. Their debut album ‘Habibi’ will be release on 24 september on Rebel Up Records, watch this space.

real nice lineup, our friends of Radio Martiko, Condor Gruppe and Debruit are playing as well! 🙂

12:00 RADIO MARTIKO
14:00 SOUNDROUTES
16:00 BABYLON TRIO
19:00 CONDOR GRUPPE
21:00 DEBRUIT (LIVE SET)

€10 in / free for -18.
all info > FB event
Meibloemstraat 86, 9000 Gent,

11 + 12 sept > Rebel Up @ Goulash Disko festival, Vis island, Croatia

Hello all!
back from magical, dusty & spiritual Morocco, and going to Croatia!
Coming week Rebel Up SebCat will be in Croatia for the alternative crowdfunded Goulash Disko festival in the picturesque coastal town of Komiza on Vis island, which runs from 11 to 16 september. see FB event for the full lineup.

On tuesday night 11 september, SebCat will play in the Academia Ghetto Club in Split during the Goulash Disko week. all info here.

Next day on wednesday 12 september, SebCat will travel to the island of Vis to respresent Rebel Up at Goulash Disko festivsal. He will play the main stage at 19h30, after Indian musician Shama Rahman and before Mexican mestizo band Los Kamer. Expect Indian traditional & psychedelic tunes via Africa and Latin America. Also our friends Ko Shin Moon, Rafael Aragon, Cigarra, Birdzzie, Mambo Chick, Barrio Lindo, Tropical Twista, Ion Din Anina, Miret, Fourmi Rouz, Vedat Akdag, Taka Tuka, Kognitif and Haris Pilton will be playing during all the days.

Hopefully see you there!

weekend 30/08 – 02/09 > Rebel Up @ Atlas Electronica, Marrakesh (MA)

yes habibi, Rebel Up in Maroc!
We will be playing at the Atlas Electronic festival near Marrakesh.

This is the 3rd edition of the Atlas Electronica festival, talking place in the Villa Janna Ecolodge, as an eco friendly and low impact festival.

We will spin several dj sets on thursday 30 august, a full set at the start of the evening and inbetween several Moroccan live bands such as Amazigh Blues, Generation Taragalte, Asmaa Hamzaoui & Bnat Timbouktou, Kareem Lofty and Ninos du Brasil.

Also we will play an ethnic ambient listening set on the saturday or sunday afternoon, maybe even with some local traditional Moroccan musicians.

See the almost full lineup here below! so happy to be playing with our friends of Akuphone label, Ko Shin Moon, Nyege Nyege Tapes, Deena Abdelwahed, Abdellah M. Hassak, Kampire, Awesome Tapes from Africa, Anadolu Ekspres and much more!
All info, tickets and programme >
see FB event + website.

For those wanting to come last minute > there are still cheap enough return flights for 150€ to Marrakech from Netherlands (Amsterdam/Eindhoven). From Belgium it is more pricey.

Fri 24 aug > Rebel Up @ Courtyard session TBC + Fiesta Latina festival, Bxl

and friday, more Rebel Up fun in Brussels before we leave to Morocco for 2 weeks on summer tour.

From 18:00 to 21:30, we will play at a courtyard opening session in Molenbeek, exact location and venue + FB event to be confirmed in next days, watch this space!

And from 23:00 to 0:15 we will continue at Fiesta Latina festival in Bois de la Cambre. For the first time, we will play together with Cuban percussionist Victor Hugo on stage next to us, who will provide extra beats during our dj set. Also our dj buddy Pedrolito of Muevelo will spin after us. Fuego puro!
all info, tickets and programme of the 3 day Fiesta Latina festival (fri-sunday).
see FB event or website.