British producer Quantic with Tei Shi and Alex Anwandter at Celebrate Brooklyn!

British producer Quantic with Tei Shi and Alex Anwandter at Celebrate Brooklyn!

British producer Quantic with Tei Shi and Alex Anwandter at Celebrate Brooklyn!

Prospect Park Bandshell | Prospect Park | Park Slope

Celebrate! Brooklyn, in association with the Latin Alternative Music Conference, presents British producer Quantic along with Tei Shi and Alex Anwandter on Friday, July 14, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

British DJ & producer QUANTIC (aka Will Holland) has traveled the world collecting sonic treasures since the age of 16, creating a sound that is rooted in the richness of the golden age of recording with a fearless modern bite for the dance floor. After a move to Cali, Colombia in 2007, Holland explored an ardent interest in tropical rhythms of the region and it was there he established his Sonido del Valle studio. His 2014 record, Magnetica, "a fine slice of mellow grooves, zesty vocals, and full-bodied percussion" (PopMatters), received critical acclaim for its marriage of South American folklore and a strong return to Quantic’s signature electronic aesthetic. He has followed that album with two records since: The Western Transient, featuring instrumental jazz, and the reggae project 1000 Watts. His life's work is already incredibly diverse and prolific, with 17 studio albums, 30 remixes, and 6 vinyl compilations of rare music—and he brings it all to the bandshell this summer.

The evening begins with two promising young Latin American artists. NYC-via-Argentina pop maestro TEI SHI "creates waves with nothing but her voice and loops," (Pitchfork) and just released her debut LP on Downtown Records in March. With an ear for both the dance floor and the art house, she brings us "whisper-y, slow and sensual bedroom pop." (The Fader) ALEX ANWANDTER, from Chile, visits Brooklyn behind his latest album, Amiga, which was ranked #1 in Rolling Stone's list of the best Latin albums of 2016. He is fresh off a Latin GRAMMY nomination for Best New Artist.

 

Quantic (Live) / Tei Shi / Alex Anwandter
 
July 14, 2017 · 7:00PM
@Prospect Park Bandshell · FREE
BUD LIGHT MUSIC SERIES
 

British producer Quantic has traveled the world synthesizing the sounds of dance, and this summer he comes to Brooklyn, with Tei Shi and Alex Anwandter, presented in association with the Latin Alternative Music Conference.

Celebrate Brooklyn! One Of New York City's Longest Running, FREE, Outdoor Performing Arts Festivals.

Launched in 1979 as a catalyst for a Brooklyn performing arts scene and to bring people back into Prospect Park after years of neglect, Celebrate Brooklyn! was an early anchor in the park's revitalization and has become one of the city's foremost summer cultural attractions.

All BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! performances are free! The festival attracts upwards of 250,000 attendees from across New York City to the Prospect Park Bandshell each summer.

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