2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

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Systema Solar

Saturday, March 19
6:00PM - 6:40PM


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Systema Solar is a musical-visual collective from the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Its members, originating from a diversity of territorial and sonorous latitudes have found in the afro Caribbean vibrations a sea of possibilities to renovate the strength and spirit of Colombian music. The objective of the collective is to create audio-visual performances with their own style which they denominate the “berbenautika”.

Influenced by the spirit of the Colombian piko culture (sound systems style performances), the members of the group come together to create, adapt and reinvent different music through improvisation, emphasizing the cult of joy and dance. They recycle the afro Caribbean and folkloric music of Colombia such as cumbia, bullerengue, porro and champeta and fusion these through electronic tools with contemporary rhythms and cultural styles such as hip hop, house, techno, breakbeat, breakdance, turntablism and l...

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Cartagena, COLOMBIA
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