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Pandemic : Chicha Summit

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  • September 01, 2017 - September 01, 2017
  • Location: Brillobox
  • Address: 4104 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224
  • Times: 9:30 PM
  • Admission: $12
  • 412-251-6058

Pandemic is a dj night hosting national and international touring bands. Tonight we welcome Money Chicha from Austin, Tx and Dos Santos Anti Beat Orchestra from Chicago, IL. Money Chicha is an Austin, Texas based group featuring members of the Grammy-award winning Latin orchestra Grupo Fantasma and its offshoot funk outfit Brownout which performs a fuzzed-out, reverb-drenched and percussion-heavy style of music inspired by the sounds of Peru and Colombia in the 60s and 70s. This style of music, sometimes called “chicha” music, is known for its infectious Latin beat, its psychedelic, surf guitar pyrotechnics and its melodies influenced by the indigenous culture of the Andes mountains. The group’s sound is derived from the exhilarating syncopations of congas, cowbell and timbales, the gritty tones of combo organs and vintage synthesizers, effects-laden guitar melodies, insistent basslines and a healthy dose of trippy effects.

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