Every spring since 2003 The Rhythm Foundation has presented the TransAtlantic Festival: a weekend-long event dedicated to the best artists in modern world music. This year’s is the eleventh one and you can buy tickets to the shows at Sweat! They are $23 each or $40 for both, cash only.
Friday, April 5th @ North Beach Bandshell (7275 Collins Ave. Miami Beach): South American “electrotango” supergroup BAJOFONDO with Miami synth-pop band THE HONGS! 7pm sharp.
Saturday, April 6th @ North Beach Bandshell: BOMBA ESTEREO (Colombian electro/Cumbia) with ZUZUKA PODEROSA & KUSH ARORA (Carioca bass from Brooklyn and San Fran) and Miami’s own KRISP! 7pm sharp.
The full info on the festival can be found here (and scroll down for info about their free opening and closing parties and Blackbird Ordinary and Gramps). Stop by Sweat today and grab your tickets!
Thursday, April 4th at Blackbird Ordinary (729 SW 1st Ave. Downtown): Kickoff Party with PSYCHIC MIRRORS live. 9pm, free, 21+
Sunday, April 7th at Gramps (176 NW 24th St. Wynwood): Closing party with BEAT MACHINES live, DJ MR. PAUER, and bocce! 4-8pm, free, 21+