TROPITAAL! Desi Latino Soundclash Vaisakhi Edition : Saturday, April 13th

TROPITAAL! Desi Latino Soundclash

Vaisakhi Edition

Saturday, April 13th, 2024

Featuring hosts and resident DJs

Anjali and The Incredible Kid

Vaisakhi is a spring harvest holiday celebrated primarily in Punjab, North India and the Punjabi diaspora. This edition of TROPITAAL! will feature an extra dose of Bhangra, Giddha and Punjabi bangers in honor of the holiday.


2845 SE Stark St.

Portland, Oregon

9PM – 2AM

$12 advance & at the door

21 and over only (with proper ID)

Take the sultry vibe of the Latin American Tropics, combine with the rhythm of India (“Taal”) and stir into TROPITAAL! A Desi Latine Soundclash where the hottest club sounds from India and Latin America go head to head in an all-night dance-off of epic proportions. Resident DJs Anjali & The Incredible Kid combine their deep passions and deep crates from across the spectrum of Latin, Caribbean & South Asian vibes. (Bhangra, Dembow, Future Filmi, Reggaeton, Funk carioca, Moombahton, Electro Cumbia, Tribal Guarachero, Desi Rap, Latin Trap, Dancehall, Chutney, Bollywood, Desi Bass, Brega & Diaspora party classics.)

“One of Portland’s favorite dance nights is making its return. Hosted by stalwart DJs Anjali and the Incredible Kid, Tropitaal mixes club music from India and South America—everything from urban desi to trap and reggaeton.” Willamette Week 8/11/2021

“For seven years now, DJ Anjali & The Kid have been commandeering the Tropitaal Desi-Latino Soundclash to the delight of knowing Portland audiences.” Portland Mercury 5/16/2020

Dhoom Presents RAAT (SF) : Friday, April 19th

Get ready to heat up the night!

The team at Dhoom brings you a new dance party full of sweaty global beats – RAAT.

Think queer Sean Paul music video vibes meets your Diljit Dosanjh fantasy.

We’ve got one of the best world beats DJ’s on the west coast – DJ Anjali, from Portland on the decks to make you sweat! Her TROPITAAL! parties bring the best of Desi & Latin music together.

We will also be fundraising in support of the people of Gaza via the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund.

Friday – April 19, 10 pm – 2 pm at OASIS! $18 presale, $25 at door

This party is for EVERYONE who wants to throw a$$ on a Friday night.

Big thanks to our sponsor, Impulse SF, for their critical support.


Accessibility: The main event occurs on the ground floor of Oasis at 298 11th St, SF. Accessible seating is available next to the stage.

Oasis is 21+ for all events. Please bring a valid ID.



Hosted by The Incredible Kid every Tuesday 10PM-Midnight (PST) on KBOO.FM (90.7 FM PORTLAND) 

Anjali and The Kid started Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush in January of 2006. Since 2018 The Incredible Kid has been a solo host.


We quit our Chor Bazaar show after seven years (details here.) Many hours of archives can be heard at XRAY.FM.

Anjali and The Kid present International classics & unknown pop gems from their vintage vinyl & CD collections. With a focus on retro Bollywood and the Afro Latino diaspora, you can also expect to hear Panjabi folk, Qawwali and South Asian filmi (like Lollywood, Tollywood & Kollywood.) They have hosted Chor Bazaar since XRAY’s inception in 2014.