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The.Batikum

The.Batikum

Latin / Brazilian / World Austin, TX  US
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  • 2014

    Jul 11

    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Come listen and dance to Cuban Son, Brazilian Samba, and African Soukous all in one evening at the North Door Friday, July 11th with music from Son Y No Son and a special reunion of Susanna Sharpe & the Samba Police, and Tamasha Africana. Michael Crockett, host of KUTX-FM radio programs “Horizontes” and “Global Grooves” , aka DJ Canoso, will serve as the MC and DJ between sets. He and guitarist, Russell Scanlon, who plays in all of the aforementioned bands, are celebrating their birthdays along with singer Susana Sharpe and our co-host for this event, WOBEON Festival founder, Jakes Srinivasan. Doors open at 8pm. Cover is $10 8:00 pm DJ CANOSO (aka Michael Crockett) spins Latin & World Music tracks. 9:00 pm – SON Y NO SON Led by singer/conguero/bongocero Rey Arteaga, this band primarily plays “son cubano”, the more acoustic Cuban predecessor to modern day Salsa, but the “no son” in their name may refer to the fact that they also play some Colombian cumbias as well and also to the unique approach they take to both genres using a Mexican “bajo sexto”, played by J.J. Barerra, and an electric guitar played “Congolese rumba-style” by Russell Scanlon. Mary Harsh holds down low end on electric bass. Listen: https://soundcloud.com/dj-canoso/son-y-no-son-lo-ultimo Listen: https://soundcloud.com/dj-canoso/son-y-no-son-harina-de-maiz 10:30pm – SUSANNA SHARPE & THE SAMBA POLICE Austin’s most popular Brazilian band throughout much the ‘80s and ‘90s is reuniting for this event. Fronted by singer Susanna Sharpe, this band performs many varieties of “musica popular brasileira” including Bossa Nova, Choro, Forró, Samba Reggae and of course, Samba For many years they played Austin’s annual “Carnaval Brasileiro”. Returning members include Russell Scanlon (guitars), George Oldzie (keyboards), Glenn Schuetz (bass), Sergio Santos (percussion), and Rubens Moura (drums). Listen: https://soundcloud.com/dj-canoso/susana-sharpe-samba-police-balanco-da-canoa-the-rocking-of-the-canoe Listen: https://soundcloud.com/dj-canoso/susana-sharpe-samba-police-bahia-na-baixa-da-sapateiro 12 midnight – TAMASHA AFRICANA Also reuniting for this event after four years apart are the members of Tamasha Africana, playing Congolese “soukous” music originals by Kenyan singer, Ben Simiyu and Austin guitarist Russell Scanlon. Other band members include Jackie Nahuina (vocals), Brad Shultz (guitar), Glenn Schuetz (bass), Kenny Felton (drums) and Luis Coutinho (percussion). Listen: https://soundcloud.com/dj-canoso/tamasha-africana-work-kazi Listen: https://soundcloud.com/dj-canoso/tamasha-africana-mwaka-mpya The North Door , located at the corner of East 5th and Brushy, one block east of I-35, Is a wonderful venue for music as well as dancing with plenty of space and 2 bars, a pizza kitchen, and a balcony. There is plenty of parking across the street, especially earlier in the evening.

  • 2014

    Mar 29

    Austin, TX, US | 12:00pm

    A Jurney Rhythm and History Anthropology .

  • 2014

    Feb 21

    Houston, TX, US | 8:00pm

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1410614699183580/?source=1

  • 2013

    May 26

    Austin, TX, US | 6:30pm

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  • 2012

    Apr 21

    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    http://www.facebook.com/events/333944893320677/ http://www.facebook.com/pages/TheBatikum/103208373054794

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Bio: About THE BATIKUM.is.LUIZ.COUTINHO

LUIZ COUTINHO IS A MUSICIAN, DRUMMER, AND PERCUSSIONIST FROM BRAZIL, BORN INTO A FAMILY AND CULTURE OF MUSIC AND SPIRITUALITY. WHILE A YOUNG GROWING UP IN BRAZIL.RIO.DE.JANEIRO , COUTINHO PARTICIPATED IN SEVERAL SAMBA SCHOOLS, BLOCOS AFROS AND AFOXES, COLLABORA...See Full Bio

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