16-17-18 May Barcelona > Rebel Up & Memo Pimiento @ Que No Cumbia El Panico Festival, El Clot, Barcelona (CT/ES)

ahoy cumbieros, cumbieras!

Rebel Up SebCat & Memo Pimiento will be in Barcelona the weekend of 16-18 May to perform at the 4th Que No Cumbia El Panico festival. Great lineup during 3 days with live artists, deejays, workshops, afro latino record fair and much more! Join us 🙂

On friday 17 May we will play in the Casal de Joves del Clot on the Gran Via.

FB event here

The day before on thursday 16th, we will do a B-Sides session at Dublab radio Barcelona!
Tune in live on the livestream.

and saturday 18th, Rebel Up & Memo Pimiento will do dj sets at the El Koletronik party in the freespace El Kole, in an occupied school. Together with dj’s PaloSanto and Thhimao.

FB event

@ El Kole
Carrer Can Figuerola 16

metro Vall D’Hebron

and another mixtape, getting tropical cumbia, Mexican barrio style!

This is the 2nd installment of Rebel Up! LeBlanc’s obsession with Mexican cumbia sonidera. Special attention goes to the position and role of the sonidero in Mexican popular cumbia sonidera. He’s the DJ/MC/entertainer with cult status, permanently on the voice over, close to the laser sounds, jingles and effects… pitched voices, heavy rhythm n bass, endless shifting loops, cheap synth sounds, accordeons galore: welcome to any good old block party in Monterrey, Puebla, DF or LA, *Nueva* York or New Jersey.

Cumbia Sonidera mixtape – Con Sabor vol 2 by Rebel Up! on Mixcloud

PURA MUSICA DEL BARRIO! perfect for listening while BBQ in the sun with a crate of chilled beers.

If you feel like more, check out the first volume here: cumbia sonidera mix – con sabor!
dj LeBlanc 4 Rebel Up! devilish sounds

image: Mirjam Wirz, from the amazing photo serie “CUMBIA SONIDERA: Soundsystem Culture in Mexico City and Monterrrey, Mexico, 2010-2011”
check: http://www.flashinstitut.com/index.ph