Ritmos Raros with DJ Neville C, Sir Ramases, Marcello Bentine and Mickey Perez
21+ / $10
Afro Ritmo Records & Som Records present…
Ritmos Raros” “Brazileiros” Vol. 7
“Rarest Rhythms from Brazil and Portuguese-speaking African countries Angola, Cabo Verde, Guinea Bisssau, Mozambique, Sao Tome & Principe
with special guest Mickey Pérez from NYC
and DC’s finest rare groove vinyl collectors…
Marcello Bentine (Miami is an Island)
Neal Becton aka Neville C (Som Records)
Sir Ramases of (Afro Ritmo)
Samba, Bossa Nova, Forro, Carimbo, MPB, Macumba, Maracatu, Carioca, Tropicalia, Coco, Rojao, Lambada, Pagode, Funana, Coladeira, Soukous, Semba, Kazucata, Gumbe, Kussunde and more.
Marcello Bentine, Neville C (Neal Becton), and Sir Ramases will be playing dusty LPs and 45s throughout the night. Music from all over the world Africa, Latin America, India, Caribbean, Brazil, and the Sahel Magreb Arab world.
Ritmos Raros is a monthly party organized by DC ethnomusicologist and record collector Sir Ramases at Songbyrd which focuses on rare music from around the world. The country or theme changes monthly as do Ramases’ guest DJ’s. The party is all original vinyl and is geared towards the dance floor.
With Carnival approaching this month’s party (Sat. February 23) focuses on Brazil with guest DJ’s Neville C (Som Records DC), Marcello Bentine (Sushi Samba Miami) and Mickey Perez (Tropical Disco NYC). It will fill up so get there early!
2475 18th St NW,
Washington, DC 20009
10:00 PM- 2:30 AM
$10 at the door