December Party

As we close out another year Pandemic would like to thank all the performers who joined us this year and everyone who came out to support our events. It was an amazing year of dance parties, live shows and much more.

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We are back at Brillobox for the final Pandemic of 2018. 4 hours of non-stop global dancehall featuring Pandemic Pete and DJ SMI (of Afroheat/Beleza). Don’t miss out.

https://www.facebook.com/events/345483906034009/

March 2017

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Friday March 3 Pandemic is back with guest Dj Juan Diego for another night of global dancehall. Pandemic Pete will be serving up more balkan dancehall, gypsy punk rock, cumbia, afrobeat, azonto, kwaito, global house, and more.

RSVP HERE

10pm-2am

Also the return of Black Bear Combo 3/9

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We are still putting together the details and confirming the show. But looks like Black Bear Combo the fiery balkan group from Chicago will be playing here on Thursday 3/9 w/ local Homing.  More to come. Stay tuned.

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THE SHOW MUST GO ON….

The show must go on… WHY??? because i don’t know anything else. And it’s unbelievable!!! We are 2 months away from turning 7!!! 7 years of this insanity! 7 Years of Djs playing Balkan Bounce, Gypsy Brass, Cumbia, Chalga, Bhangra, and more. 7 Years of live acts that have included FANFAIRE CIOCARLIA, BOMBA ESTEREO, KAL, BALKAN BEAT BOX, SLAVIC SOUL PARTY, SMOD, GOLEM, WHAT CHEER? BRIGADE, and many more. 7 YEARS OF MADNESS! All i can say is THANKS EVERYBODY!

also i’ll be doing an opening set at this party on NOV 3rd with UPROOT ANDY AND GEKO JONES. should be badass. Thanks VIA and El Gallo…

there is also a party in the works for NOVEMBER 23 with LUNGS FACE FEET and EXPENSIVE SHIT….

THEN IN DECEMBER PANDEMIC TURNS 7!!!!! more details to follow….

in the meantime entertain yourself with these…


So long but not Farewell Gentleman Juddy

 

 

ImageFriday Oct 5 we will toast our dear friend and long time Pandemic Resident Dj Mr. Gentleman Juddy.  He will be departing our city but hopefully back again soon.  

 

Also we have some exciting things in the works. We are co-presenting Poirier @ VIA festival on Thursday Oct 4 @ 6119 Penn Ave 

And on Sept 28 we are promoting a great lineup of friends for A NIGHT OF RUSTBELT AMERICANA @ HAMBONES…

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More things in the works please keep checking back and follow us on Twitter @pandemicpgh

 

PANDEMIC w/ Sp Guest DANIEL HAAKSMAN

Greetings from the Pandemic Front…

We have exciting news and events coming up in the next few months. But
first…..

Friday June 1, 2012

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with extra special guest … The Baile Funk Embassador… of Man
Recordings, Essay Recordings “DANIEL HAAKSMAN”

plus Resident dj/host… PANDEMIC PETE

BRILLOBOX
4104 Penn ave
Pgh, Pa 15224

9:30pm-2:00am

www.danielhaaksman.com
www.manrecordings.com
www.essayrecordings.com

don’t forget we will still bring the Balkan Beats, Gypsy Brass,
Russian Ska, Casio Cumbias, Bhangra, Kuduro, Bongo Flava, Kwaito,
Klezmer, Bosnian Hip Hop, etc…

http://www.pandemicpgh.com
http://www.twitter.com/pandemicpgh

more info on Daniel Haaksman

Daniel Haaksman is the brain behind Man Recordings and a DJ / producer
/ journalist / label CEO in demand.
Spinning a club ready mix of baile funk, hip hop, house,
electro,baltimore club, kuduro, dancehall or whatever get the people
moving, he knows no rules except for one: A DJ has to rock the party.
Google “Baile Funk” and see who comes up…. He released the Rio Baile
Funk Favela Booty Beats back in 2003 and ran Essay Recordings which
released albums from the likes of Shantel, Balkan Beat Box, Senor
Coconut and many more…

Daniel Haaksman released his Debut EP “Who´s Afraid Of Rio?” in 2008
which kicked off his artist career, resulting in a series of EP
releases, including the “Gostoso EP” and the “Hands Up” EP.
Additionally, Daniel made floor smashing remixes for artists such as
Gotan Project, The Phenomenal Handclap Band, Acid Washed, The
Glimmers, Schlachthofbronx, Beataucue and Edu K amongst others. During
all these years, Haaksman travelled the world as a DJ with his CD
booklet, playing a club friendly mix of baile funk, samba, house, UK
funky, cumbia and other “ghetto” styles. He knows no musical rules,
except for one: A DJ has to rock the party. Daniel released his debut
album “Rambazamba”, which was released on Man Recordings May 16th,
2011 including the highlights of his prior single releases as well as
many new tracks of pure tropical heat.

http://www.facebook.com/events/341586165907558/


THEN FRIDAY JULY 13 @ Thunderbird we are co-promoting BLACK MAHAL!!!
BLACK MAHAL
famous now for their pittsburgh love…

http://www.thunderbirdcafe.net/showdetails.php?eventID=396

Krokodil

I Recently stumbled through the internets and found this track. Its the perfect mix of hip hop, french accordion music, and fun. I am looking forward to playing this one at the upcoming gigs on…. July 15 @ Space Gallery, July 21 @ Carnegie Museum, and PANDEMIC AUGUST 12 (thats right, second friday cause brillobox is on vacation the first week).

new soundcloud mix up. not great but i’m starting to learn this software thing..

alsoPANDEMIC AUG 2011