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Thanks to your voting we won Best DJ in Portland in Willamette Week’s Best of Portland Readers’ Poll for 2016 and 2017!

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ANDAZ : Portland’s Bhangra, Bollywood & Desi Bass Dance Party

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

ANDAZ is the West Coast’s longest-running Bhangra & Bollywood dance party, a transportive experience that has enraptured feverishly dancing Portland crowds for 15 years. 

The last Saturday of every month with your hosts and resident DJs Anjali & The Incredible Kid.

Featuring resident musician Adam McCollom (Seattle) on the Panjabi dhol drum.

ANDAZ was just featured in a 7-page spread in GQ India!

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“For more than 15 years, DJ Anjali and the Incredible Kid have been an inimitable force in the Portland dance scene. Since 2002 the power duo has hosted Andaz—their monthly bhangra, Bollywood, and desi bass dance party (the longest running on the West Coast)—and let me tell you, last month’s was WILD.” -The Portland Mercury 6/22/16

“Anjali and The Incredible Kid, Portland’s resident top Bollywood and bhangra deejays.” -The Portland Tribune 3/12/15

“Portland’s finest purveyors of Bollywood, bhangra and global bass music.” -Vortex Music Magazine 10/12/14

“The pair have been keeping Portland dancing for so long in various incarnations, imagining the local music scene without their bhangra and Bollywood rhythms is unthinkable. ” The Oregonian 5/26/06

The Analog Theater 720 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, Ore.

9 pm-2:00 am, 21+ w/ proper ID

$10 (only $6 until 10 pm)

RSVP on Facebook over HERE!

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DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid join forces with POPgoji!

Thursday, August 31st

Holocene

1001 SE Morrison, Portland, OR 97214
503.239.7639

9 pm – 1 am

21+, $10 advance – $12 at the door

Advance tickets HERE!

RSVP on Facebook HERE!
Join us for a dance party with global flavor! Recreating the community energy of a Rio-style pagode jam session, POPgoji is a mash up of American pop soul and infectious Brazilian beats.

POPgoji
http://www.popgoji.com/
POPgoji is a 7-piece mash up of American pop/soul and infectious Brazilian beats. Fine tuned vocal harmonies, layered percussion, and unique strings pay tribute to spiritual traditions of the African diaspora. Recreating the community energy of a Rio-style pagode jam session, POPgoji packs dance floors with hot Afro-Brazilian rhythms and familiar lyrics.

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Tropitaal A Desi-Latino Soundclash

with hosts and resident DJs Anjali and The Incredible Kid

with special guests StickyBrixx (Global Based)

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Goodfoot Lounge
2845 SE Stark St Portland, OR 97214
(503) 239-9292
9pm-2:00am
$6
21 and over

RSVP on Facebook HERE.

Take the sultry vibe of the Latin American Tropics, combine with the
rhythm of India (“Taal”) and stir into Tropitaal, a Desi/Latino
Soundclash where the hottest club sounds from India and Latin America
go head to head in an all-night dance-off of epic proportions.
Resident DJs Anjali & The Incredible Kid combine their deep passions
and deep crates from across the spectrum of Latin, Indian and
Caribbean vibes. (We are not talking Salsa, but Reggaeton, Moombahton,
Digital Cumbia, 3Ball Guarachero, Latin Trap, Dembow and more.)

“DJ Anjali & the Incredible Kid have been Portland’s leading world music DJs since the turn of the millennium.” -Willamette Week 12/31/14

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Anjali and The Kid have two different radio shows on two different radio stations.

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush broadcasts every Tuesday on KBOO 90.7 FM 10pm – midnight Pacific Standard Time. “Electronic folk and urban sounds from the global diaspora and the desh; an auditory map of the world with South Asia at the center.” You can also  listen online and shows are archived for later listening.

Chor Bazaar broadcasts every Wednesday on XRAY.FM 107.1 FM and 91.1.FM 6 pm – 7 pm. “DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid present International classics & unknown pop gems: vintage Bollywood/Kollywood/Tollywood, Hindi pop, 60’s French, Latin niceness & Panjabi folk.” You can listen online and shows are archived for later listening.

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Learn to dance bhangra & giddha (Panjabi folk dance) with Anjali at The Viscount Dance Studio 720 SE Sandy Blvd. Portland, Ore. Most Tuesdays 6:30-7:30 pm. Check The Viscount.

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Learn to dance like a Bollywood Rani!
Anjali has been studying dance since childhood, starting with her Indian Mum (who performed Kathak in Bombay as a member of the famed Gopi Krishna‘s troupe.) Anjali herself has studied & performed both Kathak (North Indian Classical) & Bharata Natyam (South Indian Classical) and draws from these traditions as well as Jazz & Desi Folk to teach her version of Bollywood. Most Thursdays 6:30-7:30 pm at The Viscount Dance Studio, Portland, Ore.

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