Presented by King Keith (Keith Williams), South Plains Drifter (Luke Hebden), Raul Pa Nui (Raul Manriquez) and Señor Bambu (Brent Clough)
Bambu Hut is a showcase for an incredible diversity of tropical popular musics, old and new, from the Caribbean, Asia-Pacific, South America and Africa. We also make connections to African-American sounds from the US. Your Bambu Hut hosts hail from various points on this musical planet – Australia, Chile, Jamaica, and Aotearoa/New Zealand – each with a deep love and knowledge of particular tropical styles. King Keith (Keith Williams), South Plains Drifter (Luke Hebden), Raul Pa Nui (Raul Manriquez) and Señor Bambu (Brent Clough) will guide you through the intricacies and profound pleasures of ska, calypso, R&B, rocksteady, reggae, lover’s rock, dub, samba, forro, mambo, salsa, chicha, bugalú, Latin jazz, cumbia, kompa, slack-key, exotica, highlife, juju, Afrobeat and more. Drop by the Bambu Hut for a joyful, party-starting Saturday afternoon!