Miami’s avant-dance duo Afrobeta have been tearing up dancefloors in
their hometown since 2006 with Miami New Times even naming them Best
Band in 2010. After the success of their 2010 debut EP, Do You Party?,
the band is excited to announce the release of their debut album "Under
The Streets" out now on itunes, amazon and beatport!
Cuci Amador and Smurphio formed Afrobeta in 2006 as a means to
attain an ultimate form of artistic self-expression. Their mutual love
of classic songwriting, Cuban pastries and dancing till 5am inspired
them to make music together.
Afrobeta’s unique (and diverse) sound transcends genre
classifications. Cuci’s rapid-fire delivery, combined with Smurphio’s
funky synths and head bopping basslines, will keep you moving from start
to finish on their 13-track album featuring its first single “Play
House”. The single, along with music video by Dutch director Ruben Van
Leer and remixes by International renowned producers--Larry Tee,
Alexander Technique and Junior Sanchez. You can grab the remixes on
itunes, Beatport and Amazon.com.
Now Afrobeta is taking their joyous beats and dazzling live shows
across the nation and abroad! 2010 included high-profile performances at
the 40th Anniversary Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing
Arts, Burning Man, Fall Fashion week in New York, Ultra Brazil, Space
Ibiza and the 12th annual Ultra Music Festival. Scheduled performances
so far in 2011 includes a closing slot on the 2nd Main Stage at the
Ultra Music Festival, Palm Springs for Coachella Weekend, Camp Bisco and
Identity Festival – A 20+ city Summer Tour, which kicks-off August
11th.The band has rocked alongside Ghostland Observatory, Bassnectar,
Orbital, Booka Shade, Annie Mac, Diplo, Holy Ghost!, Trentemoller, NERO,
Kaskade, Bloody Beetroots and Fake Blood.