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Sunday, March 20 • 12:15am - 1:15am
DJ Sabo

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SABO is a Dj internationally known for the last 14 years for his signature 'funky music to make you feel good' style, which is a rhythmic combination of House, Latin, Brazilian, Afrobeat, Disco, Reggae, Cumbia, Dub, Miami Bass, Hip Hop, and Tropical Bass. SABO was nominated in 2006 to URB's 'Next 100', and has also been featured and mentioned on popular websites and in magazines like Rolling Stone, The Fader, XLR8R, Generation Bass, Frank 151, Groovailizacion, Mundovibe, RE:UP, and Ghetto BassQuake. A native of New York City for the last 14 years, SABO has enriched his community by teaching at the Scratch DJ Academy and managing the Lower East Side's staple record store, Turntable Lab. For the last 12 years SABO has been a special guest DJ at Turntables on the Hudson and has DJ residencies in NYC at Bembe, The Standard Hotel, Submercer, Sweet n Low, Nublu, and also has a monthly Global Beats radio show on 91.5 FM. SABO has performed with international artists Yerba Buena, Brazilian Girls, Antibalas, The Pimps of Joytime, Forro in the Dark, Chico Mann, Si*Se, The Herbaliser, and Kokolo Afrobeat Orchestra. As a producer for the last 7 years, SABO established his own independent label, Sol*Selectas, where he has released 15 Eps, two 12 EPs on DJ Nickodemus' Wonderwheel Recordings, a 6 song EP on nu-cmbia label Bersa Discos, and a full album co produced by Zeb, called 'Global Warmbeats'on Irma Records 2008. He has remixed tracks for artists and DJs Dennis Ferrer, Daniel Haaksman, J-Boogie, Nickodemus, The Kokolo Afrobeat Orchestra, Los Monos, Pacha Massive Sound System, Balkan Beat Box, Los Empresarios, and DJ Sun. In 2010, SABO also became one of the pioneering producers for a new genre called Moombahton, established the party Moombahton Massive with creator Dave Nada, released 2 free EPs, and has over 20 remixes available for free download on his http://soundcloud.com/djsabo page. œA vital conduit for the dissemination of sounds DJ Umb, The Fader, April 2010 "New York Sabo's "Esa Loca Cumbia" turns a 1940's cut into a global bass anthem." Rolling Stone, June 2010
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"Nobody has that groove like Sabo does – he’s the funkiest dude on the planet. He just has a natural funk that DJs and producers strive for their entire careers," Dave Nada, moombahton originator Mention the name Sabo to anyone familiar with the tropical end of EDM and the response... Read More →



Sunday March 20, 2011 12:15am - 1:15am
Prague 422 B Congress Ave

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