Tuesday, March 28, 2017

El Papachango, Barisone, PRSN, NOIZ 4/29 @ The Underground Seattle

SAT - APRIL 29th - 10pm to 3am - 21+
$14 adv includes fees, UPDATE $15 door


El Papachango  (Oakland CA) 
El Papachango from Argentina moved to the States as a young adult and brought with him a love of music from South America that he blended with west coast underground beats to create a groove that is unique and infectious to dance floors everywhere.
Sexy, soulful and funky sounds come out of him even when hes fast asleep.

El Papachango is also one of the core creators of the legendary El Circo, one of San Franciscos most prominent avant-garde performance groups that has been delivering music with a grip like Bassnectar, The Glitch Mob, Freq Nasty, Antennae, Dj Laura Low and many others. His Latin fusion, tropical, hip hop influence in a very tangible dance floor experience.

Barisone (Portland OR)
Known for bringing a multitude of tasteful music to the dancefloor, Portland based artist, Barisone provides a balanced yet diverse collection of tunes that span many genres. Dedicated to DJing since the 90's, he draws inspiration from that era and his love for Hip Hop and Dancehall music. His focus is intimacy and it's clear to any audience that he is most passionate about moving people through sound.

Over the past several years, Barisone has been a staple of the west coast underground scene. Flying under the radar at many of the U.S. and Canada's most popular festivals, while slowly building a fan base one dance floor at a time. More recently, he and collaborator, PRSN have been curating Wake The Town, a flavorful monthly that has proven to be one of Portland's most interesting and impressive dance parties. A true selector, Barisone always delivers exactly what is needed to set the vibe and move the people.

PRSN (Portland, OR)
A (person) is a being, such as a human, that has certain capacities or attributes constituting personhood. PRSN is a play on such things, framing a personal identity and distinction to the musical moniker. PRSNs selections illustrate a connection between a wide variety of bass heavy rhythmic patterns, generally rooted in hip hop and dancehall. Back home in Portland, OR; him and Barisone collaborate on a monthly event dubbed Wake The Town, where they bring through their favorite artists from around the globe to celebrate hard hitting bass music and island sounds.

NOIZ (Seattle, WA)