We are happy and proud to announce that we bring the best of Brussels to Ghent: 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 the third edition we invite one of the best African bands in Belgium and beyond: Dzidzolie. Our special guest is the lawyer and Benoit Dhondt. We will have as guest the talented dancer: Aminata Traoré who will give a workshop of West-African dance. And of course there will be global grooves with DJ Bruselo!
20.30 Doors open
21.00 GlobaTalk w/ Benoit Dhondt
22.00 West-African dance workshop w/ Aminata Traoré
23.00 Concert w/ Dzidzolie
00.00 Party w/ Bruselo (Globalicious)
Tickets: 7€ (uitpas), 10€ (presale), 13€ at entrance
Presales possible via http://decentrale.be/nl/agenda/muziek/globalicious-02
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…
Benoit Dhondt is lawyer specialised on migration issues. He closely follows the migration policies in Belgium and will share his analysis on two very actual issues: children in closed centres and refugees passing through Belgium to UK.
Concert Dzidzolie, (West-African, drums, traditional, Afrobeat)
Dzidzolie is a fantastic band gathering 10 musicians from different countries such as Ghana, Nigeria, Benin and Togo. They have been playing on various festivals and we are very happy to have them for the first time at Globalicous!
Aminata Traoré is a talented dancer with main focus on traditional West-African dance. She is dancing with various bands and will show you the best moves coming from West-Africa. Don’t miss this one
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!
20:30 > 3:00 (come early!)
De Centrale, Kraankinderenstraat 2, 9000 Ghent
TRAIN: Ghent Dampoort (10 minutes walking)
BUS: All lines of buses 70 which get you to at Zuid or Dampoort