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Reggae, Cumbia, Hip-Hop, Salsa, Electronic Fusion @ Elbo Room // SF

Friday November 13th
LA GENTE & J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science
Live @ ELBO ROOM (647 Valencia, SF)
$13, 9:30pm-LA GENTE-

If you haven’t heard the great news ELBO ROOM will not be closing November 1st!! Due to public outcry and support from the community, ELBO ROOM received a lease extension till the end of the year and possible month to month starting in 2016. This is great news for a community & music scene under siege!
In celebration of this event
LA GENTE is teaming up with our brethren J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science for a night of Reggae, Cumbia, Hip-Hop, Salsa, Electronic Fusion! Que Viva La Mision!!
La Gente is a San Francisco international recording group led by singer-songwriter Rafael Bustamante Sarria. The group has created their own unique multilingual blend of Cumbia, Reggae, Hip-Hop, Salsa, and World Music. They perform a high energy dance party and have cultivated a large, loyal and diverse following. They have independently released three studio albums, numerous live recordings, two DVD’s and are currently in production to release their fourth studio album collaborating with a variety of international recording artists.
La Gente was founded in 2002, since then They have performed numerous festivals, universities, radio stations, museums, art galleries and major venues all over the US. For example: San Francisco, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Austin, Portland and New York. La Gente has also performed internationally in Spain, Italy, France, Great Britain, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Nicaragua and are preparing to return to Colombia this fall for a two month tour. Their notoriety and showmanship had found them sharing the stage with other recognized recording artists, such as George Clinton and The P-Funk All Stars, E-40, La Santa Cecilia, Quantic, The Digital Underground, Hyro-Glyphics, Coolio, Digable Planets, Pato Banton, Lyrics Born, Pete Escovedo, and MALO.-J-BOOGIE’S DUBTRONIC SCIENCE-
Take a trip around the world with J Boogie’s Dubtronic Science, DJ J Boogie’s full live band experience featuring a horn section, Afro-Latin percussion and hip hop MC’s improvising alongside his DJ set, taking the performance to the next level. As a stage act, they’ve toured the festival circuit, held down jazz clubs in San Francisco and opened for artists like Thievery Corporation, Bonobo, DJ Vadim, Mark Farina and more.
J Boogie is a San Francisco veteran and world-renowned DJ/producer who continues to challenge the boundaries of the music world across genres, styles, languages and borders throughout his 25-year career as a DJ and Producer. This truly unique artist speaks to his listeners through a diverse musical language he created integrating techniques and musical genres including downtempo, dub, hip–hop, soul, reggae, funk, African, Latin, bhangra, dancehall, disco, electro, bass, tropical, and house. Constantly revolutionizing the game, creating new sounds, and always keeping fans on their feet, J Boogie continues to lift music to its full potential through his distinct approach and one-of-a-kind style.-LA GENTE LINKS-


November 13 2015


Date: 11/13/2015
Time: 9:30 pm - 11:55 pm
Cost: $13
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Elbo Room

647 Valencia Street
San Francisco , CA United States

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