NYC party peoples, this Friday an important event demands your attention. Two of Gotham’s finest selectors, Rich Medina and Monk-One , drop a night of Afro-Latin heat , getting summer started off right. Prime BK loft space, live percussion in the mix, and lest we forget, the soiree doubles as a record release celebration for a killer single out now via Monk’s label, NYC Trust. Peep vital stats, and tantalizing audio goodies – including a live recording from the last time these fellas threw down – after the jump…
WHAT: Ritmo Melao with Rich Medina & Monk-One
WHERE: 70 North 6th St., Williamsburg, Brooklyn
WHEN: Friday, June 1st, 2012, 10pm – till
HOW: $10 at the door
A taste of how it’s going down on Friday – Rich Medina and Monk-One live in the mix!
Tyrone Evans – “Rise Up” b/w Greenwood Rhythm Coalition – “Rise Up” (NYC Trust)
The latest release from NYC Trust features a remastered mix of early ’80s Jamaican disco gem. B-side features a cover version by GRC. Essential stuff. Get it, HERE.