Turntables in Madrid comes back to berlinClub with Nickodemus presenting songs off his new album, "A Long Engagement", and Nappy G putting to beats behind it with live percussion.
Nickodemus creates & DJ's music from all parts of the World, rooted in Club Music from his upbringings in NYC. He has 3 albums entitles "Endangered Species" (2005), "Sun People" (2009) & "Moon People" (2012). His highlights include the songs "Cleopatra in New York" & "Mariposa" featuring Carol C (Si Se), "Mi Swing es Tropical" by Nickodemus & Quantic feat. Tempo, "Sun Children" feat. The Real Live Show as well as remixes for Bob Marley, Nina Simone, Billy Holiday, Mr Scruff feat. Alice Russell, Thievery Corporation, Miguel Migs, The Balkan Beat Box, Quantic & many more. He's currently working on his 4th album aimed straight at the club dance floors Worldwide in 2015. His long running Turntables on the Hudson NYC party has travelled river to river city to city including the Nile (Cairo), the Thames (London), the Agean (Kalymnos), las Ramblas (Barcelona), the Danube (Budapest & more...
With a wide range of music, from international dub & downtempo to house & electronic, Nickodemus has been DJ'ing for clubs & festivals for over 15 years & has been part of the following & many more: WORLDWIDE Festival Sete, Mi Casa es su Casa Festival Mexico, Central Park Summer Stage NYC, WOMAD Festival Australia & New Zealand, Adelaide Festival, Days Like This Festival, Centro Festival Colombia, Brooklyn Bridge Park Festival, Cielo Club NYC, Space After Dark IBIZA, Le Bain, Output NYC, Brooklyn Bowl, Nacelle Cairo, Louie and Chan NYC, Earthdance USA, Shambala Canada...
Nappy G (a.k.a. G-Don) is a Brooklyn-based producer,dj & long-time percussionist in NYC’s dance club scene. A veteran frontman in his own right,Nappy G has shifted his energies & used his musical expertise to become a respected beatmaker & digital music composer, as well as video editor/director.
As a DJ, NAPPY G is known for his unique take on Latin rhythms & Afro-based sounds, flavored & accented by his deep history of Soul, Hiphop & Funk.
In 2011, he has created a new style of music that fuses these sounds & it’s called the “FUNKY PASSPORT” sound! This style brings together uptempo music (Tropicales,Latin House,Electro,Kuduro,Afro House,Bailefunk,Samba),mixes it with midtempo sounds (Moombahton,Funky Breaks,Bhangra,NuSoul), spices it up with rare traditional classic sounds from all over the globe (Reggae,Salsa,Cumbia,Souk,Rumba,Tropicalia,etc.) & turns up the heat with Global Hiphop from countries all over the world!
The FUNKY PASSPORT sound is feeding peoples’ souls & lighting up dancefloors everywhere NAPPY G plays.