Tropical Beat with Leon City Sounds & Ty Hussell
*** Tropical Beat***
60’s – 70’s – 80’s -> All Vinyl
w/ Leon City Sounds & Ty Hussell
Saturday Dec 28th – 10 pm
No Cover // 21+
Leon City Sounds will be spinnin Psychedelic Cumbia, Chicha, Latin Soul, Funk, Boogaloo, Samba, Salsa Dura, Descarga, Kompa & Afro Beat and more @ Showtime
Claudia (Lima, Peru) and Charles (D.C.) – a.k.a. Leon City Sounds – are two selectors, avid record collectors of Peruvian Cumbia \ Jamaican Ska \ Reggae and radio disc jockeys based in Washington DC. They light up the dance floor with tropical rhythms from all over Latin America and Caribbean.
Leon City Sounds played guest gigs at Bomba Tropical (Lima,Peru), LIMA SOUL CLUB – 2do Aniversario (Lima, Peru) Vinileros del Trópico (Bogota, Colombia) , Rum & Coke (Miami), Ritmos Raros (Washington DC), Chicha Summit (Baltimore) Roots & Raíces Festival (Baltimore), Barbès (Brooklyn, NYC) and Smithsonian Folklife Festival for Peru.
Check out Leon City Sounds live mix in Lima, Peru for Red Light Radio: https://www.mixcloud.com/RedLightRadio/leon-city-sounds-for-rlr-x-fuga-in-lima-peru-11-28-17/
Facebook: Leon City Sounds
Ty Hussell (Washington DC/Costa Rica) is a DJ, multi-instrumentalist, producer, sound-engineer, and educator with a deep love for rhythms & sounds from around the globe. Drawing from his extensive and eclectic collection, he’s been igniting dance floors for over 20 years with his mixtures of Afro-Latin, Brazilian, Jamaican, Caribbean, African, Funk, Soul, Disco & Boogie.
As a member of Analog Soul Club DC, or flying solo, you may catch Ty Hussell locally at Tropicalia, Café Saint Ex, Dodge City, Wonderland, Bossa Bistro or a festival.