This weekend, from friday 9th till sunday 11 november, the Sublime Frequencies label celebrates their 15 years existence in Montrieul, Paris. The cult *outernational* label that brought us numerous radio compilations, Group Doueh, Omar Souleyman, Choubi Choubi, Baba Commandant, countless music road trip movies and so much more.
with an amazing 3 day international lineup, between movie screenings, live sets and dj sets. Rebel Up SebCat will play on friday evening before and between the live acts.
Akuphone presents an evening dedicated to the new wave of contemporary Arabic music.Spearheading this music scene is the Lebanese band PRAED, who will play its contemporary cutting edge shaabi, with captivating psychedelic accents. For the first time in Paris, the young Iraqi/Brussels trio Babylon Trio will give a wild performance!
To complete the evening, Akuphone invites Brussels collective Rebel Up. Cheb Gero(Akuphone) and SebCat (Rebel Up) will share the decks in the first half of the evening for a set of various styles from choubi-choubi to dabke, electro shaabi, maghraganat, rai, reggada and beyond.
Praed (LB) founded in 2006 by Raed Yassin and Paed Conca and is a group that explores popular Arabic music (or shaabi) and its interconnections with other psychedelic and hypnotic music genres, such as free jazz and psych-rock. Raed Yassin performs keyboards and vocals, Paed Conca, clarinet and electronic bass. The group performed during many festivals and toured Japan, Europe and Canada. Praed has developed an international network of famous musicians, raising musical collaboration to the umpteenth square. Their next album will be released on the Akuphone label next year. http://www.paed.ch/praed/ https://praed.bandcamp.com/releases
Babylon Trio (IQ/Bxl) plays an electrified mix of contemporary Iraqi and Arabic styles, such as choubi choubi, dabke, maqam and electronic hybrids that set the dance floor on fire. The debut album “Habibi” of the trio is filled with songs about their old life in Iraq and their new life in Brussels, Belgium, about topics such as separation, love, beauty. They have played Nuits Sonores festival, Forest Sounds, Gentse Feesten and Fete de la Musique to name a few. The band will present their debut album “Habibi” on the Brussels label of Rebel Up Records (with the help of Rebel Up, NGHE Mediatheque, Ateliers Claus and Angstrom Studio in Brussels), available in LP and digital and available on the spot this Tuesday night https://babylontrio.bandcamp.com/
+ contemporary arabic dance actions by Troupe Kif-Kif Bledi.
+ dj sets Cheb Gero (Akuphone) & Rebel Up SebCat
Rebel Up! @ Muevelo, best & wildest latino party of Paris, ya tu sabes! 🙂
Before, concert by amazing band Radio Palenke who bring the champeta & soukous sound to Paris.
Hosted by Pedrolito & MC C-Imperatriz >
Pedrolito (Groovalizacion Radio/ AR) DJ/Sélecteur, « il dévoile dans chacun de ses podcasts de nouvelles tueries issues de la Global Bass » [A Nous Paris]. Pedrolito est ce qu’on appelle un véritable Digger de Tropical Beats et de Cumbias.
Il a mixé avec Sergent Garcia, Fauna, Uproot Andy, Miss Bolivia, El Hijo de la Cumbia, the SoulJazz Orchestra, RKK de Radio Nova, Alika, Dengue Dengue Dengue, Chancha Via Circuito, Geko Jones…
Ce “Pibe” vient te faire guincher, en espagnol.
MC C-Imperatriz Légende secrète de la scène tropicale parisienne grâce au pseudonyme le plus absurde de la capitale, MC C-Imperatriz est en permanence connecté aux Caraïbes, à l’Amérique du Sud et l’ Afrique à la recherche des sons les plus voyous du moment. A Paris, il a commis ses forfaits dans divers clubs et bars de la capitale : le Panic Room, le Pop-Up du Label, Udo Bar, Les Disquaires. Son mot d’ordre pour la soirée ? Dale duro!
This saturday 2 may Rebel Up! is honoured to be asked to play in Paris at the amazing Muevelo party, the best rough latin dance party of Paris! Leblanc sadly can’t join this night, but SebCat will spin his craziest Rebel Up! latino sounds in a tropical round trip between cumbia bass, speedmambo and other sweaty hip shaking styles.
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(Muevelo / Groovalizacion Radio)
This Argentinian pibe, selector and radio host plays the best tropical bass & cumbia from Latin America and beyond and has already played at nights with Sergent Garcia, Fauna, Uproot Andy, Miss Bolivia, El Hijo de la Cumbia, the SoulJazz Orchestra, Alika, Dengue Dengue Dengue, Chancha Via Circuito and more. Be sure to get down on his heavy sounds! www.mixcloud.com/Pedrolito/
This secret legend of the Parisian tropical scene with the most absurd nickname is always in touch what is happening in the Caribbean and southern Americas, picking out the roughest dance sounds of the moment. His favorite line? Dale duro! http://www.mixcloud.com/mccimperatriz
@ Alimentation Générale
64 Rue jean Pierre Timbaud
Paris 11me arr.
our next Rebel Up! Soundclash party has a Latin-American flavor, with special guests from Argentina & Chile! You know what that means! Cumbia, cumbiaton, reggaeton, merengue, dembow, tribal, global bass, andean folklore, narco electronics & twerk folk! In short; not to be missed 🙂
with special guests > Chancha Via Circuito
One of the foremost exponents of Argentina’s digital cumbia scene, Pedro Canale aka Chancha Via Circuito has released 2 albums on Buenos Aires’ famed ZZK label and just released his 3rd album Amanasara on Brussels label Crammed Discs. Their blend of Argentinian folklore, Paraguayan harp and Andean mysticism, all processed through Pedro Canale’s own futuristic strain of electronic music, has garnered great reactions: the albums were hailed by Pitchfork and the New York Times, among others, and Chancha was enlisted for remix work by Gilles Peterson and Gotan Project. Expect a set of dubby cumbia and minimal electronic folk spheres straight from the Andes! https://soundcloud.com/chanchaviacircuito https://soundcloud.com/wonderwheel-recordings/chancha-via-circuito-amansara-mixtape
Muevelo! (Grandpamini & Pedrolito)
This Chilean/ Argentinian duo runs the famous Parisian Muevelo parties and are the top of the cream of new latino bass sounds from the americas. Some years ago Grandpamini already made Brussels sweat at a Nightshop party in the Recyclart and we’re happy to invite him again to play his own fun edits of reggaeton beats and tropical bass. mas perreo, mas perreo! Pedrolito is his sidekick at Muevelo and runs a saboroso radio show for Groovalizacion radio. Expect a heavy suave mix of villera street cumbia, tropical bass and dancehall. https://soundcloud.com/grandpamini https://soundcloud.com/pedrolitoradioglobal http://www.mixcloud.com/Pedrolito/
Hosted by Rebel Up! dj’s SebCat & LeBlanc
As residents and hosts of the night, Sebcat & LeBlanc will warm up the night and keep it going till late. Expect as always a diverse and eclectic mix of tunes from around the world. Global bass, digital folk pop, any good beats from the global south, rooted in local traditions… Select global, play local! http://www.mixcloud.com/rebel_uppa/
Visuals by VJ Alerta
Tropidelic visuals by this Chilean wonder girl, who colourfully mashes traditional and modern latin spheres together into a warm digital experience. Wonderful eyeporn for dirty dancing http://cargocollective.com/alerta
FB event here.
5€ before midnight, 7€ after.
@ Salle Rogier *last Rebel Up! party before it closes end of december!!!!*
Passage Rogier, Karel Rogierplein 30 Place Charles Rogier, 1210, Bxl (metro Rogier)
behind the square & Rogier tower, under Brabant tunnel
google maps > http://tinyurl.com/sallerogier