The original Mama Diaspora vs. Yuriy Gurzhy track DJ is Drunk, with groovy remixes from DJ Derbastler, Daboo and Cafe de Calaveras.
Mama Diaspora vs Yuriy Gurzhy: Mama Diaspora vs Yuriy Gurzhy is a supergroup in the original sense of the word (composed of Igor Sakach and Ivan Moskalenko aka Derbastler) – each of the four bandmembers is active in his own project(s), everyone of them has his own long story in music. You could call their music International Global Beat, World Fusion, or maybe TropicalBalkanoMoldavanoNewWaveDub.
Mama Diaspora met Yuriy Gurzhy three years ago. In the time that passed since their first encounter they released 2 EPs and an album “DJ is Drunk” (2011), that features songs “Secret Agent” and “Back in My Hometown”, already included in compilations in Ukraine, Italy and Germany.
Derbastler: Ivan Moskalenko (Derbastler) is well-known as a Ukrainian DJ, musician, music producer, Ukrainian club and rave pioneer, and a legend of the Ukrainian musical underground. Ivan has closely collaborated with such groups as Gogol Bordello and its leader Eugene Hutz, RotFront and Yuriy Gurzhy, having produced remixes for the groups. Ivan’s influence on the musical style of Mama Diaspora’s works is essential.
CafeDeCalaveras: Tommi aka "Cafe de Calaveras" became "famous y notorious" with his BalkanBeatz in the Netherlands, but now back to his true love WORLD 2.0, anything from all around the globe but with good energy – played from the heart! Musica Mestizaje, Gypsy, Cumbia, Tropikal Bass, Kuduro, Raï, GhettoTech, Reggae, Moombahton whatever..
These days foremost back to his roots! Musica Latino! But not just salsa : also mestizo, cumbia, reggaeton, bailefunk, merengue, latinska and so on.. All the ol’time favorites but also the new bangers – freshly imported during travelling in Europa y LatinoAmerica!
Played with artist like : Che Sudaka, Shantel, Goran Bregovic, Balkan Beat Box, Gogol Bordello, Mala Vita, El Gran Silencio, Amsterdam Klezmer Band & the list goes on...
Besides being a resident DJ in the Netherlands at the Melkweg Amsterdam, Ekko Utrecht, Tivoli Utrecht & LowLands Festival, Tommi played in Mexico City, Bucharest, Barcelona, Istanbul, Antwerp, Berlin, Stockholm, London y mas..
Daboo: Daboo is a Rocky Balkan Boy, based in the Lowlands of Holland with a mission to unite people through music and positive vibrations. Active on the scene as a producer for more then 15 years now, of which last couple he is exclusively making bass music, pushing the envelope of deeper & energetic bass driven cross genres of dub&bass, dubstep, drumstep, ambient and trap with a touch of WORLD 2.0. Nowadays DJ Daboo is making a fresh turn on the table, utilizing the power of Ableton Live with Launchpad for live performances & hosting a BASS TREK radio show on bassport.FM every second Tuesday.