World at Your Blades featuring DJ medicineman
Saturday, January 8
235 Queens Quay West
Richard ‘medicineman’ Martin, Canada's most highly respected global fusion tastemaker and DJ, will spin you around the world with a mix of global groove, world beat and ethno electro hits!
Martin’s radio show, No Man’s Land, on CIUT 89.5 FM, is considered to be one of the best programs of its kind in the country, and has been instrumental in broadening the world music landscape for the past 10 years.
As a dance DJ, medicineman’s unique cross-cultural mixology has earned a loyal throng of fans who crave a connection between primitive rhythms and progressive beats. His DJ sets flow seamlessly from Indo-Arabic beats to Afro-Latin grooves, always challenging musical genres and boundaries.
From underground parties to mainstream stages, he has produced shows and played DJ sets with dozens of major international artists and producers, including Femi Kuti, Baaba Maal, Tinariwen, Rachid Taha, Talvin Singh, Balkan Beat Box, Cheb i Sabbah and Bajofondo.