Globalicious is a unique concept of cultural event & global grooves party. Our aim is to let people dance on global grooves from all over the world, but also raise consciousness by discussing social and cultural issues. For this edition we invite a great Senegalese musician Moussa Niang who has an amazing voice. He comes together with Le Xelmi. DJ Nash Sweetfingers is a Ghanian artist residing in Marseille. Admir Mirena, Belgian champion of breakdance will make us rock on the dancefloor. Our special guest is one of the brightest mind of the country: historian and activist Omar Ba! This is going to be a top Globa edition!
19.30 Doors open
21.00 Talk with Omar Ba, historian, activist
21.45 Breakdance workshop with Admir Mirena
22.30 Concert with Moussa Niang et Le Xelmi
23.30 Party w/ DJ Nash Sweetfingers (Ghana) & Bruselo
Tickets: 8€ entrance
You can pay at the entrance, but if you want to be sure you enter we recommend to book your ticket in advance.
You send the names of the persons by email: firstname.lastname@example.org and you deposit the money on this account number before 20/09:
BE19 3631 5640 0012
If this is done your name will be on the guest list at the entrance. The only thing you will need to do is give your name!
Globalicious is a cultural event and party launched by dj, philosopher & author Bruselo aka Bleri Lleshi. The aim is to let people dance on global grooves from all over the world, but also raise consciousness by discussing social and cultural issues.
Globalicious is also a celebration of cultural diversity. We will offer concerts with music all over the world, dance workshops and will introduce you to the diversity of Brussels and the world.
Globalicious is a party! We will invite local and international dj’s to play global grooves and make you dance till the early morning. We play cumbia, Balkan, Arabesque, global funk, coupé décalé, hip hop, dancehall, reggae…
Omar Ba is historian, activist and diversity consulent. Of Senegalese origin brought up in France and Belgium he has been empowering African community and youth for more than a decade. Today he is considered as one of the most original thinkers of African descent in Europe. We will talk with him on richness and future of Africa and the crossroads of the Western world.
Moussa Niang is one of the greatest voices of Senegal. He has been the singer of the world famous Toumani Diabaté. To Globalicious he will come with Le Xelmi to play Mandingue and West-African salsa. Its going to be hot!
Admir Mirena is current Belgian champion in breakdance. One of the greatest talents the country has seen. He is touring around the world to represent Belgium and Albania and teach young people breakdance.
DJ Nash Sweetfingers is a Ghanian dj and producer residing in Marseille. He is known for his eclectic style and great mixes and remixes of dancehall. He will be playing from hip hop to afrobeats. Bxl get ready!
Bruselo: Philosopher, writer and DJ. Bruselo plays urban roots & global grooves from the mountains of Balkan to the beaches of Brazil: cumbia, Balkan, arabesque, soukous, coupé décalé, hip hop, reggaeton and reggae. Music with groove!
19:30 > 4:30 (come early!)
La Tricoterie, rue Théodore Verhaegen 158, 1060 Brussels
TRAIN: Gare du midi (10 minutes walking or Tram 81-82)
METRO: 3-4-2-6 – Stop Porte de Hal
TRAM: 81-82-83 – Stop Bethléem, in front of La Tricoterie
BUS: 49-50-32 – Stop Avenue du Roi
Next up: 27/10; 24/11 & 31/12