RHYTHM & MELODY VOL. 5 BY EXTRA ESTRADA
A unique and exquisite ethno music style flavoured by electronic and dance grooves is the trademark of Extra Estrada Records.
Extra Estrada Records is an independent musical label. It promotes music in the genre of global rhythms: tropical, electronic, funky, world, oriental swing, reggae, rock, punk, ska, hutsul sounds and gypsy music. The Rhythm and Melody by Extra Estrada is a series of musical compilations promoting the ethmo music with electronic flavour and dance grooves. The Fifth compilation of Extra Estrada Records unites artists performing in a number of different genres. These artists are mainly coming from Ukraine. It had been compiled by DJ Derbastler, a DJ, musician, music producer, Ukrainian club culture and rave pioneer. He has produced and compiled the earliest compilations of the Ukrainian electronic musical scene. He was a member of such groups as Mama Diaspora, Shake Hi-Fi, Yarn, Foa Hoka. He created more 130 mixes for the Ukrainian Fashion Week shows since 1998. DJ Derbastler took part in international contemporary art forums, such as the Venice Biennale, Manifesta 5, the Cannes Film Festival, Berlinale; performances at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts, the Soros Center for Contemporary Art in Kyiv, the Goethe Institute German Cultural Center, the National Museum of Ukrainian Art, Mystetskyi Arsenal and the Pinchuk Art Centre. He also performed at the Koktebel Jazz Festival, Kyiv International Media-Art Festival KIMAF, YES forum, Atlas Weekend, Eurovision and UEFA Champions League side events, among others. Most recently DJ Derbastler was a tour DJ for Gogol Bordello’s "Dada Western tour" in the USA. More information from: http://extraestradarecords.net .