Photos By Farah Sosa
On March 8th 2014, we hosted our 4th annual Brazilian Carnaval at Re:Fresh. We we’re joined by Tropicaleiza, Capoeira Angola Inland Empire, DJ Ethos, the Re:Fresh/Beats of All-Nations crew, drummers, dancers, musicians and the cultured community in Pomona. Farah Sosa was present to document the event from start to end, her photos will tell the rest of the story.
Re:Fresh takes place at 256 S. Main St. Pomona (@dba256) every 2nd and 4th Saturday
This week Re:Fresh and Beats of All-Nations Present
Pomona’s 4th Annual Brazilian Carnival Party!
+LIVE BATUCADA e BATERIA by TEMPO BOM
Drums! Drums!! DRUMS!!!!
Traditional Rio Carnaval Dancers
A 15-piece Afro-Samba Drum and Dance group that will kick of celebration with bateria parade through Pomona Arts Colony to destination Re:Fresh @ dba256 winebar lounge & gallery.
+CAPOEIRA ANGOLA INLAND EMPIRE
Traditional Capoeira Angola demonstration using Brazilian instruments like berimbau, caxixi and pandeiro. infused with modern beats freestyle dance.
Touring DJ/Turntablist for BOCAFLOJA (Mexico, D.F.), ANA TIJOUX (Chile) and LOS RAKAS (Oakland) will interject live scratches over live Brazilian rhythms.
+JUST ADDED: DVNTE
Co-Founder of Beats of All-Nations and resident dj/promoter to many spots around the IE.
MIKE STYLES // GABE REAL // JB // SUBIRA
BRAZILIAN SHOWCASE AT DBA256 STARTS PROMPTLY AT 9PM. Early arrival highly suggested! Don’t Miss Out! See Schedule below…