AfroSocial is a new monthly series at The Alchemist Bar curated by Jack Rooster to feature the eclectic Afro House sounds of Nairobi.
We’re kicking off the inaugural event on March 9th!
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Saint Evo is an Artist and a DJ/Producer hailing from the savannah plains of Kajiado County. Being the energetic choleric-sanguine DJ/Producer that he is, Saint Evo is hailed as one of the pioneers of the Afro House sound in East Africa.
In his musical journey as a producer, Saint Evo has endeavored to capture and acoustically materialize the sounds from the Equatorial region of Africa, fusing them with vocals from renowned unique artists in the creation of musical works that reflect the redolent recondite narratives of this African region. Saint Evo was ranked as one of the top 50 Afro House producers for the year 2018 by Traxsource.
As a DJ, his sets are characterized by an array of drumbeat infused musical works, with smithereens of fecund slivers of synths and basslines of electronic music.
Jack Rooster is a Kenyan DJ, Producer and Radio Personality whose performances are more than just entertainment; they are stirring experiences that place the audience front and center.
Born and raised in Nairobi, his life has been shaped and influenced by the rhythms and sounds of the vibrant capital city. His interaction with different personalities during his youth has had a profound impact on his worldview; this is clearly reflected in his music.
As his career and skills have continued to develop and grow, Jack has made use of multiple platforms to showcase his unique sound. For five years running, he has hosted the popular weekly radio show, Caffè Mocha, on HBR 103.5FM. He is also the creator and host of Kenya’s #1 iTunes podcast, Deeper Sounds of Nairobi. These productions have been instrumental in generating a buzz around him and garnering a following for the African House sound within the continent and beyond.
Juliet Kariuki (Fluid)
Fluid(Juliet Kariuki) is a minimal house deejay, and soon to be a producer, introducing herself to Nairobi’s scene with deep and emotive pieces. With her main influences being German producers and deejays Boris Brejcha and Anna Clue, Fluid has found herself taking a liking to high tech minimal and techno house