• Date: Saturday, 13th January, 2018
• Time: 10pm till late
• Venue: Yojimbo, 37 Pottinger Street, Central
o $ 250 Early bird
o $ 350 At the door
• Tickets Booking: https://www.ticketflap.com/muevetepresentsnormanjaymbe
• VIP Table Booking: +852 2576 1717 | firstname.lastname@example.org
• Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/377923519339251/
o While many will be welcoming the chance to put on their winter threads this New Year.. something HOT is bubbling in Hong Kong... Carnival is coming! To mark Muevete's 2 year anniversary, world renowned ‘Good Times’ DJ Norman Jay MBE is flying in for a one-off "Carnival rave” bringing Notting Hill Carnival to Yojimbo club, in Pottinger st on Saturday 13th January 2018. Only 200 tickets available so reserve your space early.
Norman Jay MBE is one of the most respected deejays in the world today shaping the world of popular dance music in a career spanning well over two decades. Norman Jay has taken underground house, funk and soul and made it mainstream so that clubbers are guaranteed nothing but the ‘Good Times’.
"Carnival" is a celebration of music, culture, colour, and dance. Expect an eclectic mix of House, Funk, Soul, Disco, Latin, Caribbean, Afro-beat and Tropical, Carnival Dancers, Visuals and Live Percussion.
Muévete Tropical Parties have traveled the world, originating in 2005 in Notting Hill London flying to the Mediterranean party capital Beirut and 2 years ago touching down in Hong Kong. Since then Muévete has transformed a variety of Hong Kong venues into tropical paradises, complete with art installations, live dance shows, global dance music DJ’s bringing together a diverse crowd to celebrate music and culture.
o GUEST DJs
DJ Aaron James
One of New York City’s most celebrated exports, DJ Aaron James has spent the last 20 years rocking parties at home and across the globe. He’s opened for performances by Eminem, Pitbull, Lil’ Kim, Sheryl Crow, Eve, TV On The Radio, Santigold, Bootsy Collins, Talib Kwele, Jack Johnson, Kid Rock, Groove Armada, The Wailers, PM Dawn, Leeroy Thornhill (The Prodigy), Michael Franti (Spearhead), ?uestlove (The Roots), Poet Named Life (Black Eyed Peas), Graeme Hamilton (UB40 / Fine Young Cannibals), Jan Kindcaid (Brand New Heavies), House legends Barbara Tucker, Joey Negro, and Danny Rampling … as well as performed along with some of the top producers on the planet such as John Digweed, Alex Pall (The Chainsmokers), Mark Ronson, Tomcraft, Jeremy Healy, Lee Cabrera, Kid Chris, and Detroit Techno legend Juan Atkins … to name just a few.
DJ Arias (Movimientos UK)
Pioneer of the "Tropical Bass" movement in Hong Kong and co-founder of Movimientos Records, this London boy from Colombia has made it his mission to bring underground dance floor bangers to our side of the tropics! He has played sets in global festivals for legends such as Manu Chao, Calle 13, Bomba Estereo and Ana Tijoux and curated stages and parties in Europe, Middle East and now even further east! Expect a sunny dance floor set of electronic to folkloric, with a sprinkle of the Kingston via Brixton and Bogota.
With over 20 years experience behind the decks, DJ Shindigg’s obsession with music started in London listening to his sisters Motown and Hip Hop tapes back in the 90s. He then developed a love for the UK underground club scene and started building a comprehensive vinyl record collection ranging from old school hip hop/funk to UK house/garage. Over the years his sound has developed and grown into an atmospheric and funky mix of House and Soul. Often combining deep and heavy basslines with melodic vocals. He has held residency at the Michellin starred, Beefbar Lounge plus played and hosted nights at some of HKs biggest bars and clubs including Zaafran, Honi Honi, Volar, Stone Nullah and Djibouti.
DJ Soopie comes fresh to Hong Kong after years playing in London. An old school crate digger dropping dancefloor-heavy bangers from as far and wide as Lagos, Rio, Beirut, Mumbai and Kingston - expect some surprises. Dancehall mash-ups go head-to-head with 90s hip hop, disco, samba and West African funk.
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