Tag: cuba

Interview: Danny Daze

Just like other DJs, he got his fist DJ set when he was 13, just like other DJs, he played all possible dance music styles within the spectre, just like other DJs, he refuses to define his sound within the brackets, but there is a lot to Daniel Gomez, a.k.a. Danny Daze, that makes himself and his sound just not like any other DJ. If you want to hear a true story worth a Hollywood script in dance music scene, then hear this out. Born and raised in Miami, a kid of Cuban immigrants with many talents and a passion for ... Read more

Kickstarter Set Up To Organise Cuba’s First Ever Dance Festival

Now that the sanctions that have kept relations between Cuba and the US ice-cold for the last 50 years have been lifted, Americans are finally allowed to legally smoke Cuban cigars, drink their famous rum, and, above all, are now free to travel to the communist country. Among myriad new economic possibilities this brings for Cubans, there is already one remarkable venture that came to light via a Kickstarter campaign: Cuba is looking to host its very first electronic dance music festival. MANANA is the name of the aspiring festival, who have started a Kickstarter campaign to gather a budget of €55.000 in total, and have raked in €18.000 ... Read more