GLOBAL B-BOY BEATS AND URBAN BASS, WITH A TROPICAL TWIST

The Busy Twist

The Busy Twist

December 15, 2013 | No Comments

The Busy Twist

Headlining our NYE event are The Busy Twist. A London-based duo who produce uptempo, infectious bass music with heavy African influences, having spent three years travelling back and forth to Ghana to record material with musicians from around the country. Their recent ‘Friday Night’ EP released on Soundway [...]

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Maga Bo

Quilombo do Futuro

July 09, 2013 | No Comments

Maga Bo

For a taste of what’s to come on Saturday Maga Bo’s provided us with a mixtape of all his own material. Featuring several tracks from his Quilombo do Futuro and Quilombo do Futuro Remixed albums this is the sound of Brazilian sound-system culture. [...]

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FFTANG! FFTANG! Webcomic

Forthcoming Graphic Novel

July 06, 2013 | No Comments

FFTANG! FFTANG! Webcomic

We’ve got a web comic / graphic novel in the works. An excavation of friendship, consciousness expansion and moombahton. Like us on FB to get the installments as they drop.

Big Chill House flyer

Maga Bo free gig.

June 12, 2013 | No Comments

Big Chill House flyer

For our next live event at the Big Chill House we’re bringing Maga Bo to these shores. Not to be missed.

***EDIT*** We’re excited to announce that Ninja Tune’s DJ Food is now also on the line-up.

Details here.

Tropical Yard Party

Tropical Yard Party

May 08, 2013 | No Comments

Tropical Yard Party

Scorching line-up down in Camden this Friday…

Herbaliser Logo

Got Plans for New Years Eve Yet?

November 23, 2012 | No Comments

Herbaliser Logo
The Silver Bullet in Finsbury Park have got our Huskiii on their NYE line-up alongside The Herbaliser DJs. Time Out recommended yo! Click here to bag yourself an earlybird ticket for only six quid.

We Return

August 05, 2012 | No Comments

After a hiatus due to the birth of l’il Huskiii we’re back once again with the ill tropical bass behaviour… Obee and Huskiii man the decks at New Cross’s Amersham Arms for a one off FFTANG! FFTANG! event with live percussion this Saturday. Global party music for the carbon footloose generation. And it’s FREEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!

Last FFTANG!?

April 05, 2012 | No Comments

This Easter weekend will be your last chance to get your FFTANG! on for a while as we’re taking an extended hiatus after three packed years of tropical mashup fiestas. We’ve got the Amersham Arms in New Cross locked and loaded for our blow-out party. Check out the Facebook event here.

After that? Who knows? There’ll be one more set from Huskiii this year at Camino on April 20 and we’re not ruling out the possibility [...]

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Now That’s What I Call Electro Champeta

March 17, 2012 | No Comments

Champeta evolved from Colombian soundsystems playing African Soukous records. Electro Champeta is the genre delving into more electronic waters and while Soukous guitars buried under a ton of samples (including a yapping dog leitmotif) may not be to everyone’s taste I can’t get enough of it.

Here’s a mix that I did last month… [...]

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Big Chill interviews Marsali & Huskiii

January 12, 2012 | No Comments

Ahead of tomorrow’s party. Big Chill quiz FFTANG! FFTANG!’s Huskiii and Marsali about this new darn fangled ‘Tropical Bass’.


Could you tell us a bit about Tropical Bass as a genre?

Marsali: Tropical bass is about taking the [...]

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