New York, Tokyo, Berlin, London, Bratislava, Hannover, Tallin, Paris, Montreal, Viena, Riga, Belgrade, Zurich, Ottawa, Odessa, and Cologne. These are some of the cities which have been part of DJ Tahira’s worldwide circuit during the last 5 years.
Known in Brazilian scene for his wide musical culture and sophisticated repertoire, Tahira upholds eclectic and informative Djing based on a mixture of styles. Brazilian, Latin, Afro, Jazz, Soul, Funk, World Music, that is, anything good around the globe, modern and vintage at the same time. No boundaries.
When it comes to Brazilian music his selecta reaches all the corners of Brazil, further than the samba, very known by Europeans and Americans. He goes to regional styles as well, as Baiao, Maracatu, Instrumental Forro, Coco, Pífano etc,
His informative side can be checked out on his monthly podcast EBS (www.ebspodcast.com), where he shows new stuff and classics of music around the world, with listeners in Portugal, Japan, USA, Germany and Brazil. He runs a small independent label EBS Diggin discovering new Brazilian talents.
As a producer his music got support by ones as Robert Louis (Tru Thoughts), Pete Issac (Jelly Jazz), Nik Weston (Mukatsuku Recs), John Warr (Afrobase), Mop Mop, DJ DRM (Bastard Jazz), M.Path.iq (We Are...On Air), Dubben, and received compliments from Francois Kervokian : “Fabulous little 7′′ that has been rocking my world “La Cumbia Perdida” (Tahira remix)”
It’s important to mention that Tahira, being an open minded professional, is not just a Brazilian music DJ: his researches also go to Afro, Latin, Jazz, Soul, Funk, Reggae, Disco and his DJing mixes information, fun, eclecticism and technique. Put all these styles and characteristics in a blender and you’ll have a DJ Tahira’s set. Eclectic. Vintage and modern at the same time, without losing his roots.