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DJ. TAB ( music & dance floor filler)
An underground old classic Dj and collector who knows what it takes to give people the kind of music that they ‘ve missed for so long that sinks into peoples nerves, and that brings back the memories of those old good times when good, good music was played. DJ TAB is here to rock you, check it out!.
Kl. 21.05 (opening – konferansie)
TABANKA CREW SOCA DANCEHALL ENSEMBLE
Tabanka Crew is the largest and hottest Soca Dancehall Crew, in northern Europe (main base in Norway). They are specialized in Soca, Dancehall, Reggae, Calypso, Zouk, Sabar, Orisha, Soukouss, Petro, Mapouka, African House, Traditional African,Traditional Caribbean and African American dance.). They are young, cool, energetic and knows how to do it to the top, you can’t miss them, check it out!.
Rap, r&b, hiphop- Currently one of the solid top names in norwegian hip hop scene, and has performed around in Europe and their new top single and album is expected out soon), They can hit the dancefloor good, check them out!.
One of Oslo’s known solid Dancehall, reggae acts that would keep the dance floor warm Ziggy is a known artist in Stockholm-Sweden before moving down to Oslo where he now resides, Check out Ziggy!
CORAL ARTE FLAMENCO
This fantastic, artistic and rich “Guadalmedina Flamenco Company” is from Palermo- Scicily in Italy, composed of Deborah Idelia Brancato (dancer-choreographer and chair-woman). Giulia Compagno, (dancer-choreographer), Marcello Savona (singer, guitarist, flutist), Luca Fasoni (guitarist). Guadalmedina Flamenco Company works on the creation of new choreographies and music, focusing on the “Arte Flamenco”, attempting to penetrate into the richness of the flamenco images and its different meanings. Their references are both derived from the Traditional Andalusian families such as the Carmona’s (Sevillian tradition) and the Morao’s (Jerez school) and the Modern Artists like De Lucia family (Cadiz school), Vicente Amigo and so on.
Don’t be surprised ‘cos they are really good, so check them out!
Oslo’s most sophisticated African traditional drumming group (
Djembe) known for it’s refined and skilled original African drumming of international class- can’t be missed.
OBIWURUOTU MUSIC GROUP
( A high energy Nigerian traditional dance & folklore from the Igbo tribe living and working in Norway. blended with singing, choruses and dance), check them out!.
Eriteria/Abisinian traditional pop/folklore type of music combined with dance lead by the known Eriterian singer and performer (Andom Gebresselasie Wedikeshi), you can’t miss them!
A fusion of East African rumba, afro pop, funk, reggae, quite groovy, so check them out!
Afro pop, zouk, kwasa kwasa & Ivorian tradional folklore with dance, energetic and sound act, check it out!.
Pop, soul, reggae, r&b, funk & W.African highlife new album “ Cosmopolitan Soul” out now and could be purchased in all record shops in Norway which includes- Platekompaniet. If you believe in punchy, hench grooves and nice tunes live and direct, please welcome, and check out this band!
Cape Verdean traditional music covering the following areas in Cape
Verde: coladera, morna, funana, batuque and tabanca. His new CD album is out now and can be purchased in record shops in Norway like Platekompaniet etc. Come and check out this cool grooves.
Afrobeat, Afro funk/highlife music similar to that of the late Fela Kuti - The King of Afrobeat early ‘70s type of afrobeat lead by Abuwa Edema, you can’t miss them.
ROOTS MAN BAND
Afro pop, Gambian funk, reggae & W.African highlife lead by Ablai.
This band has been keeping the Oslo music environment warm and moving and would keep on grooving as long as they have the strength to do so, check them out
The end & see you next year in 2010