QWASA QWASA – LEUVEN
Thursday – 22:00-00:00 (CET) – Every 4 weeks
Qwasa Qwasa is a 21-year-old producer and DJ from Belgium. Within his musical universe he tries to combine “fucked-up electronic music” with rhythms and instruments from all across the globe. Whether it’s a Jersey Club beat pumped up with a soukous bassline or a Singeli trip infused with some acid and a sitar, nothing escapes the delirious ears of Qwasa Qwasa. His main source of inspiration is the metropolitan city of Brussels (Belgium). You come across all kinds of music from around the world there.
In accordance to this background story you will hear music from Belgian labels such as Pelican Fly and Lowup records. You can also expect plenty of music from Enchufada (Portugal), Nyege Nyege (Uganda) or even Fania records (New York).
The first five shows will actually be recorded at the Nyege Nyege headquarters in Kampala, Uganda. Qwasa Qwasa is going to work alongside this label for half a year. So, stay tuned for loads of crazy music and stories from Brussels, Kampala and beyond!