Kinetic Trek with DJ Diaspora

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Kinetic Trek with DJ Diaspora

You’re invited on a Kinetic Trek with Dj diaspora
::All Vinyl::
::No cover::

Grounded and otherworldly.

World beat, including this part of the world. Old and new. Genres include Afrofunk, disco, broken beat, nujazz, samba, rare groove, go-go, and soulful, funky, pensive sounds that can’t be tied down.

Image: Dennis Osadebe


Dj Diaspora started buying records in her hometown Chicago, inspired by the underground deep house parties in the early 90s. After moving to the UK, she was blown away by West London’s “broken beat” scene, and knew her mission as a DJ– to share broken beat, and its influences, with the US. While DJing in Chicago, Philly, NYC, and DC, DJ Diaspora developed her eclectic blend of broken beat with Afrobeat, Latin beat, deep house, Brazilian jazz, disco, drum ‘n bass/jungle, dub, and nujazz, with a focus on the African diaspora (which most of broken beat’s UK originators are part of). DJ Diaspora has had the honor of opening for innovative artists such as Femi Kuti and the Positive Force and DJ Rekha of Basement Bhangra.

March 22 2018


Start: March 22, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
End: March 23, 2018 @ 12:00 am
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Songbyrd Music House & Record Cafe

2477-2475 18th St NW
Washington, DC 20009 United States

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