Latin-London Underground: Wara Takeover!

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WARA Concert stream | music documentary | discussions | DJ sets

As part of Global Local's summer sessions we turn the spotlight on the UK’s Latin underground scene, presenting the highly anticipated evening online take-over and concert of the Latin-London pioneers WARA.

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ONLINE CONCERT
Key players in the scene Wara have established themselves as one of the most in demand festival acts. Premiering unreleased songs, the Pan-Latin powerhouse is back to celebrate their 10th anniversary. Filmed between London and Havana, Wara returns with a stellar 30-minute show recorded during lockdown.

DOCUMENTARY
Zoe Fayaud is a French filmmaker born in Thailand and raised in Cambodia, Mali and Tanzania. With a background in journalism, she specialises in documentary and musical collaborations in Europe, Cuba and Palestine. Releasing her Wara documentary in 2019, she captures the message, the sound and the vibes of one of the UK's most exciting Latin acts.

DISCUSSION
Exploring 10 years of Wara with the 3 lynchpins Eliane Correa, Juanita Euka & Fedzilla - each of whom will be sharing their perspectives on how the Latin and global music scene has developed / changed over time and talk about their own individual projects and how it all feeds back into Wara.

+ DJ SETS
Representing Movimientos, London based tropicalistas, DJ Cal Jader & Bushbby take over the airwaves for a 90-minutes afterparty spinning the finest cumbia, salsa, dembow and tropical afro-latin sounds.

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