Generation Bass » quebec Dance flavours from all over the globe Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:29:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 BOOGAT – Sunset remixes Free EP Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:37:56 +0000 untitled
Boogat is on a roll ! A week after receiving two awards at the 2013 ADISQ for best world album and best producer (Quebec equivalent of the grammys) and getting his music on the hit series Homeland, he releases a new EP “Sunset Remixes”, which includes remixes from his latest album “El Dorado Sunset” and also from “Pura Vida”. He called on his international producer/dj friends to contribute to the EP: DJ GeeRaph (Mtl), Javier Estrada (Monterrey) KenLo (Mtl), Chong-X (Lima), El Hijo De La Cumbia (Buenos Aires), G-Flux (DC), Atropolis (NYC) and Poirier (Mtl). And because Boogat is an all around nice guy who wanted to thank his fans and celebrate this amazing year, he offers this EP for free ! You can still grab Eldorado Sunset on iTunes too. BOOGAT is a young talented MC living in Montreal and bridging latin groove with urban and electronic music while telling everyday life stories with catchy hooks and sometimes goofy lyrics. He also can be moving like in the very evocative «Cumbia De Las Luchas» where Juan choose to sign-up for the army and fight in Iraq to get his green card. His most recent album, Eldorado Sunset, got him two« Félix» at the […]]]> 0 SEXXY SATURDAY QUMBIA! Sat, 31 Oct 2009 12:00:49 +0000 ScarletWitch442
You know we stuck up those Cumbia Loops last Saturday, well here’s the first by-product release from that. It’s by a guy called Touski who runs the brilliant MONTREAL EAST blog and here’s what he says, which is pretty fascinating man: So this is it! The first Qumbia track is produced Qumbia is the mashup between music from Quebec with beats and sounds from Cumbia. Why? Why not! Cumbia started is highly festive tropical musical career in Colombia in the XVIIth century and progressively spread in all South and Central America throughout USA and his, nowadays, one of the most active urban musical scene here and there throughout the world. Its unique groove destroys the most varied dancefloors. (Don’t believe me? ask Bendude, the local expert or visit So it was obvious that one day or the other, the virus would be mutating to reach us in our northern snowy country. No need to get a vaccine or to sneeze in your elbow, let yourself contaminate by my highly-concentrated Bass and Guiro vitamin Qumbia version of Marie-Louise, this Zébulon anthem, originally released in 1994. The lyrics are about the numerous gossips concerning a strange old woman who looked like […]]]> 1