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Captain Planet (feat. Chico Mann) – Aguacero

(click on song title above to listen)

Captain Planet and Chico Mann have reunited for a slice of chilled-out global bass on this week’s top tune, “Aguacero”. It’s the first track on the new EP, More Slang from Brooklyn-based label, Bastard Jazz which also features a sweet LondonBridge remix of “Un Poquito Mas”.

Captain Planet (Charlie Bethel) began Dj-ing and making beats on a Tascam 4-track in his teens. He became obsessed with vinyl records & began digging for samples which led to a love for Reggae, Latin, and African music. Charlie’s worldwide travels and tireless search for new sounds led to a collaborative friendship with Chico Mann & to his distinctive “Gumbo Funk” style as a producer. Click HERE to grab the EP and 2014′s excellent Esperanto Slang LP.

Speaking of travel, Chico Mann has been scheduled to appear as a featured artist at the historic Manana 2016, to take place May 4-6, 2016 in Santiago de Cuba . Manana is a non-profit music festival connecting Afro-Cuban Folkloric music with the pioneers of the International Electronic music community. Built on the deep love and mutual respect for rhythm, Manana aims to create an environment of free expression and cultural exchange. The festival is a celebration of Cuba’s cultural capital, Santiago de Cuba, and a celebration of community. collaboration, and dance.

Click HERE for a full list of performers, to pledge your support, to get tickets, and travel information for this historic event. See you down there!

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Contact & Licensing Info:
Written by Marcos Garcia & Charlie Bethel.
Published by Emma Lulu Music/Music in Context LLC (BMI). Administered by Downtown Music Publishing
Contact: Damon Booth / info@notablemusic.net or Sean McGraw / seanmcgraw@dmpgroup.com
Published by Jasstard/Bazz c/o Defend Music (BMI). Master controlled by Bastard Jazz.

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Captain Planet feat. Chico Mann – Un Poquito Mas

ImageProxy.mvc 386 Captain Planet feat. Chico Mann   Un Poquito Mas Attn: global bass lovers, Captain Planet, self-proclaimed renaissance man and Gumbo Funk producer returns with a world beat summer dance jam featuring Spanish vocals from Chico Mann (AKA Marcos Garcia of New York afrobeat outfit Antibalas). Available now on iTunes!

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