Tempo

New album

„Tempo“ is the essence of „Rockin ́Favela Funk“ from Rio, „Township Grooves“ from South Africa and „Hybrid Tech“ named Kuduro from Angola! Gato Preto producer Lee Bass rolled out the perfect sound carpet for the Femcee Gata Misteriosa and her portuguese power punchlines. Both have met in their hometown Düsseldorf. Gata grew up is Lisbon and her roots are in Mozambique. Lee`s roots are half in Ghana and half in Germany. His dad used to be a Funk and Soul Dj and owner of a Club – no wonder he was influenced by african and black music from around the world. Gato Preto built their name through stunning high energetic live performances where they combine Electronic Beats with powerful live percussions from Senegal – Worldmusic with todays Club Attitude combined with sensible ingredients of last decades black music sound! From 2013 onwards they have been rocking dancefloors around the Globe: No matter if its a hip electro club in Paris, an event in their home town Düsseldorf, or on international stages like „Nyege Nyege“-Festival in Uganda: When the black cat comes around, everyone will understand: their global bass power and progressive metropolitan grooves are unstoppable.

The News

Gato Preto on instagram
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    We played that @ozferti remix of our song "Tempo" live tonight and people went nuuuts!!! Better pre-order the Remix Ep from our bandcamp #ozferti #albumtempo #temporemixes #gatopretomusic #bandcamp #Africa #globalbass
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    "Tempo" Remixes EP will drop next week! ⬇⬇⬇Check it out here!⬇⬇⬇ https://gatopreto.bandcamp.com/album/tempo-remixes-ep-2 #albumtempo #temporemixes #gatopretomusic #afrohouse #afrobeats #worldbeats #globalbass #afrofuturism
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    #amsterdamdanceevent here we come on October..playing @pllek_Live_stage #plleklivestage #ade #Amsterdam #gatopretomusic #afrohouse #afrobeats #kuduro #afrofuturism
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    No words needed.. #albumtempo #tempotour #gatopretomusic #mitafrikafest #Senegal #mocambique #Ghana #Portugal #Germany
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    With the fans - for the fans! Thx Silke for this nice shot! #tempotour #gatopretomusic #mitafrikafest #cologne #schokoladenmuseum #Africa #Germany #Portugal
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    Already packed in cologne!#Mitafrika festival in full effect.we play at 7pm! #gatopretomusic #tempotour #afrikafest #afrobeats #afrohouse #kuduro
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    Our new friend arrived! #Africa #gatopretomusic #logo #merchandise #tempotour #liveset
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    The #gatopretomusic crew! Have a blessed Sunday!our homepage is almost done! #afrofuturism #afrobeats #afrohouse #globalbass #Africa #Ghana #Senegal #Mozambique
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    Back in the lab @ah1studio finishing tracks from Cabo Verde,Haiti,Canada,Jamaica,USA,Senegal and other parts of Africa and Europe! Watch out,loads of new music dropping live on stage and on the release side! #globalsound #afrofuturistic #beats #afrohouse #Zouk #zoukbass #kuduro #clubmusic #bassmusic #gatopretomusic
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    Hola #zugvøgel festival we are here!! #zugvögel #festival #temporär #gatopretomusic
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    Whole crew with a new friend from Senegal last weekend @bomboclatfestival #gatopretomusic #bomboclatfestival #Brügge #zebrugge #Belgium #tempotour #albumtempo
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    Our friend @fattudjakite_official with Moussa and our vocalist @gata.misterio in Recklinghausen for @lusafro #lusafro #fattudjakite #gatopretomusic #gatamisteriosa #caboverde #Mozambique #Senegal

Gato Preto

Biography

Unique is what they are live: afrofuturistic outfits combined with Gata jumping the stage, Lee kicking the beats & synthies and Moussa hitting the Djembe live. This pan-african Act has been invited to Africa several times! They played at the African Futures Festival in Johannesburg and in 2016 Gato Preto headlined the Nyenge Nyege Festival in Uganda. 2017 is filling up with many dates in Africa – In April GP is going to Cape Verde, September they go on a East Africa Tour and end of 2017 Senegal & Ghana are on there shedule too. Gato Preto are part of the international afro-futuristic scene where they travel around the globe. Collaborations with many international artists like Aero Manyelo, Edu K, Daniel Haaksman, KD Soundsystem, Mc Zulu and many more are in the making… Their Album „Tempo“ will be released on the 23rd of March 2017 on Unique Records with worldwide digital and physical distribution (Vinyl/CD/Digital)

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General Contact

Management & Booking Worldwide

Damgaard Music GmbH
Albrecht-Dürer-Str. 23
40699 Erkrath

 

Phone: +49.211.935 992 30Mail: jens@damgaard-music.com

Rest of the world

Booking Belgium by Marcela: marcela@zephyrusmusic.be

Booking Switzerland by Marquito: info@marquito.ch

Booking US/Canada by Patrice: info@pasamusik.com

Booking France by ZN Production: fred@znproduction.fr