Sep
13

Date: Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 - Friday, Sep 14, 2018

Time: 9:00PM - 12:00AM

Students' Union Pub, Building 193

900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo BC, V9R 5S5

Add to CalendarGlobal Groove Concert: MNGWA (Mexican-Russian cumbia)09/13/2018 09:00 PM09/14/2018 12:00 AMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/Vancouver A FREE monthly concert series produced just for VIU students! The mission of the series is to showcase artists and bands representing musical styles from around the globe as a way to honour and celebrate the cultural diversity of VIU's student population. Global Groove is a partnership of VIU Cultural Connections (International Education) and VIU Students' Union. Look for posters around campus (and see below) for the complete concert series line-up for Fall 2018.September features the band MNGWA!Rooted in the Afro-Latin soul of cumbia, MNGWA [pronounced ming-wah] blends elements of psych rock, surf, salsa, reggae, and hip hop into their polyrhythmic pot // Forever shifting but never dropping the groove.With 8 full-time members from Mexico, Canada, Europe and Asia, the Vancouver ensemble draws inspiration from across the globe and invite all to join in the sonic frenzy.Check them out here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKfIoaphutMhttp://mngwa.ca/#aboutTheme'd drink specials all night long!19+ 2 pieces ID required Students' Union Pub, Building 193 900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo BC, V9R 5S5false

VIU Global Groove MNGWA Concert September 13 2018

A FREE monthly concert series produced just for VIU students! The mission of the series is to showcase artists and bands representing musical styles from around the globe as a way to honour and celebrate the cultural diversity of VIU's student population. 

Global Groove is a partnership of VIU Cultural Connections (International Education) and VIU Students' Union. Look for posters around campus (and see below) for the complete concert series line-up for Fall 2018.

September features the band MNGWA!

Rooted in the Afro-Latin soul of cumbia, MNGWA [pronounced ming-wah] blends elements of psych rock, surf, salsa, reggae, and hip hop into their polyrhythmic pot // Forever shifting but never dropping the groove.

With 8 full-time members from Mexico, Canada, Europe and Asia, the Vancouver ensemble draws inspiration from across the globe and invite all to join in the sonic frenzy.

Check them out here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKfIoaphutM

http://mngwa.ca/#about

Theme'd drink specials all night long!
19+ 2 pieces ID required

VIU Global Groove Fall Concert Poster 2018

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