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New Zealand Reggae vibes

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Yes! I’ve taken the time to delve deeply into the reggae scene of New Zealand. I have family there and I’ve travelled around the north and south for a couple of months when I was 18.. I quickly found out … Continue reading

Sunshine grooves in Belgium

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I’m back at one of my favorite festivals, the Afro Caribbean Festival in Belgium. Happy to be part of this great line-up! Some great bands which I’ve been a fan of for while like Terrakota from Portugal, the Afro Beat … Continue reading

Sweet Festival time is here!

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I still love playing outdoors at festivals best of all! More space more freedom to move and people are already in a party mood. This was at Dutch Liberation Day in Utrecht May theĀ  5th. Sharing the DJ booth with … Continue reading

Springtime Energy!

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Time for some feelgood Springtime party energy! Here’s a fresh mixtape of mine to celebrate the blooming of flowers, the return of the sun.. with grooves from the Caribbean coast of Colombia, India, France, Congo & NYC!

Sensual Jazzy Sprintime mix

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Yep! Feeling inspired so here’s another mixtape.. A sensual jazzy journey this time. A tribute to the seductive femine vibe and the feelgood early days of Spring! Vintage Swing, Jazz Manouche, French and Brazilian vibes.. some funky Soul and a … Continue reading

Fresh mixtape

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I’m going for nice and funky to kick off the springtime vibes! This is my take on modern clubby funk.. It has that juicy big bass but every track also has warmth melody, roots & spice! The way I like … Continue reading

Dancing with the writers

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Yep, I can safely say it has become a tradition! My first festival gig of the year at the International “Writers Unlimited” Festival in the Hague! After all the talking, listening, stories, philosophies, poetry & performances.. there always seems to … Continue reading

Shimmy Shake Festival

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I’m playing at the Fusion Bellydance festival in Rotterdam Shimmy Shake on November 12. I’ve used my preparation for this gig as inspiration for my latest contribution to the Concertzender radio show “Solta a Franga.” Tune in on Friday November … Continue reading

Afro Jumble!

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Yes we got a fresh Rusty Beat Club party coming up! It’s going to be the last one at Rasa, which is sad.. Rasa is closing: no more money from the governement for so called “world music” at his legendary … Continue reading

Afro Bass

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Well let’s just say the Autumn has been good to me in terms of inspiration so far.. Having only just finished a fresh Funky Bass mixtape (see my last post) I already felt like recording another soundscape today.. This time … Continue reading