Kuenta i Tambu

Kuenta i Tambu

 Amsterdam, North Holland, NLD
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Inspired by Traditional Afro Caribbean Music from Curacao and European Dance, Kuenta i Tambu has created a brand new sound! They cleverly found a balance between electronic sound samples, singing and chanting and the infectious rhythms played by ritual tambu drums.

Some call it Global Bass, Others prefer labeling it Tambutronic but one thIng is for sure: it’s a wIld and colorful explosion of energy, and always seems To set off some serious movements on the dancefloor!

Biography

Inspired by Traditional Afro Caribbean Music from Curacao and European Dance, Kuenta i Tambu has created a brand new sound! They cleverly found a balance between electronic sound samples, singing and chanting and the infectious rhythms played by ritual tambu drums.

Some call it Global Bass, Others prefer labeling it Tambutronic but one thIng is for sure: it’s a wIld and colorful explosion of energy, and always seems To set off some serious movements on the dancefloor! KuenTa i Tambu performances stand for high energy shows, with hypnotizIng beats and dazzling percussive Interplay between the band members. 

KiT has been performing all over the world, with presentations at international venues and festivals such as New York City's Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, Pitch festival in Amsterdam, GlobalFEST in NYC, The Great Escape in Brighton, SXSW in Austin Texas, Fusion Festival in Berlin, Eurosonic/Noorderslag in Groningen and Amsterdam Dance Event to name a few.

In addition the group has also been collaborating and producing remixes for various international artists and DJs such as: Gregor Salto, DJ Roog and Dutch Hip Hop sensation The Opposites.

Discography

2009 - E Kalakuna (full length acoustic album) release: Sep 2
2011 - Kuenta i Tambu (EP) release: 30 Nov 2011 
2012 - Jackhammer (Single) release: 22 Sep 2012
2013 - Hey DJ The Opposites (official KiT remix) release: Jan 2013
2013 - Otro Dia Gregor Salto & KiT release: 4 March 2013
2013 - Jackhammer videoclip release: 30 March
2014 - Tambutronic ( full length album) release: october 2013