7/11 FREE SHOW! MAGNETICA SOLDADE WITH QUANTIC, THALMA DE FREITAS, MARIA DE BARROS AND MORE IN LOS ANGELES

10501951_10152232972432263_4953070777727847162_nWe’re looking forward to tomorrow night's special show prepared in homage to Cesária Evora and the music of Cape Verde.  It will be a unique experience for this warm summer night. Expect to travel between Colombia, Brasil and Cape Verde, no visas needed.  For one night in downtown L.A. the Black Atlantic will shrink into the small body of water in front of the stage, the afro-lusophone and the afro-colombian world will fuse… morna, samba and cumbia will dance together…Have you heard Quantic’s  new album Magnetica?  It’s amazing and  and features amazing performances from Fruko, Aníbal Velásquez, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Shinehead, Nidia Góngora, Iara Rennó, Dereb the Ambassador and the great Thalma De Freitas.  Tomorrow night at Grand Performances a version of the music of Magnetica will come to life with Ondatropica's own Wilson Viveros on percussion, Sly 5th Ave., on horns, keys n things, Gabe Noel on bass, Todd Simon on trumpet, Mitchell Long on cavaquinho, Will himself on guitar, accordion and banjo.  The show will be hosted by the incredible Thalma De Freitas who will provide vocals with a guest performance by Maria De Barros and  a special guest appearance from Miguel Atwood-Ferguson.

WE’LL SEE YOU THERE!

To get warmed up please enjoy this brand new mix Lost and Longing: Perdidos e Sodade, Cape Verdian Mornas and Coladeras made by Quantic for Friday's show.

Capo-Verde-Mixtape

VideoQuantic - Duvidó feat Pongo LoveDirected and shot by B+

http://youtu.be/JqYtyb9iERk