Flamingo Cantina (515 E 6th St)
Artists: Chief Boima
About: A global citizen with a globally minded focus, Chief Boima is an electronic musician/DJ and cultural activist currently based in Brooklyn, New York. He started his international career traveling the world recreating the African house parties he knew growing up for new and willing audiences. As a resident of Little Baobab in San Francisco and as a touring club DJ has played in Europe, Africa, North America, and Australia becoming an respected figure in the promotion of various local styles from around the globe such as Coupe Decale, Cumbia, Kuduro, and Champeta. The past few years Boima has immersed in the world of music production, and has released original tracks and remixes alone as well as part of Banana Clipz with DJ Oro 11. He's also done numerous collaborations with folks like DJ Orion, Lamin Fofana, DJ Rupture, Matt Shadetek, and Uproot Andy, as well as producing tracks for international singers and rappers such as Los Rakas, Black Nature of the Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars, and Khady Black. Chief Boima is at home on the stage as much as in the studio, so come to his shows expecting to dance, interact, and have fun!