Tropitaal Desi Latino Soundclash
Saturday, July 8th, 2023
Featuring hosts and resident DJs
DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid
and special guest DJ Black Daria
2845 SE Stark St.
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 Latino 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
“DJ Anjali & The Kid have been a staple of Portland, Oregon’s club scene for almost two decades, creating spaces for DJs and dancers to enjoy an international mélange of music ranging from bhangra to reggaeton.” Remezcla 12/26/18
DJ BLACK DARIA
DJ Black Daria is a Black American + Mexican DJ located in Mexico City, originally from Portland, Oregon USA. She is a creative director, music supervisor, radio host and curator of sounds and spaces that center the Afro-Latinx experience. Past projects include Netflix, Subaru, MTV, Nike and more. Her DJ experience includes Bahidorá festival, The Do-Over by Adidas, Diáspora, Fino Club, Sungay Brunch, sic, Rico Club and has opened for notable acts such as Jared Jackson (Soulection) and Channel Tres. She is the creator of Blaq Planet, a CDMX party for Black + Afrolatinx and queer djs, and creator of Combahee Collection Radio on Radio Nopal.