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Afrocentric, global dancefloor sounds past, present & future.
Regular parties in Sheffield & Manchester, plus occasionally in Amsterdam and London.
Quarterly resident DJs at Soup Kitchen with Thris Tian (Dark & Lovely Global Roots).
Monthly on KMAH Radio.
"Thoughtfully constructed and ambitious lineups" - The Guardian
"Absolute pleasure - great great party" - Gilles Peterson
“Killer, across-the-board lineups” – Resident Advisor
“Soulful, carnival-esque clubnights” – The Skinny
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Banana Hill DJs (Cervo & JVC) play a flamboyant crossover of traditional African and Latin American sounds with global electronica, including Highlife, Afro-house, Afrobeat, Disco, Garage, Techno, Kwaito and more.
They have hosted acts such as Gilles Peterson, Move D, Awesome Tapes From Africa, Andrés, Marcellus Pittman, Optimo, Seven Davis Jr, Lone, Quantic, Tama Sumo, Culoe De Song, Horse Meat Disco, FunkinEven, Débruit, Alexander Nut, Auntie Flo, LV, Spoek Mathambo, Moomin, DJ Spoko, Shangaan Electro, Romare, Werkha, Thristian (Boiler Room), Andrew Ashong, fLako & many more
They have played at Glastonbury, Africa Oyé, Kelburn Garden Party, Tramlines, Dimensions, Shebeen and Peace in the Park festivals.
Banana Hill’s tracks