Conga Bongo Radio – Building Stronger, closer together, communities through music!

Conga Bongo Radio is constantly looking for talented DJs that are doing things right  and love to contribute to the enrichment of our community through Afro-Cuban, Afro-Caribbean, and Afro-Antilles music with the aim to build community and bring people together through music.

This can only be possible through your contributions, feedback, and involvement. We encourage you to join the chatroom and interact with our DJs!!!

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Ideas, comments, or suggestions can be send directly to congabongoradio@gmail.com so we can start the dialog !!!

Quick Announcements!

Big thanks to each and everyone of you for all your support all on our 4th Maratón Mundial Mundial de Música Afrocubana y Afrocaribeña where we brought our community together with music concocted by talented DJs from around the world!!!

Did you miss the 4to Maratón Mundial Mundial de Música Afrocubana y Afrocaribeña ? No worries!!! Feel free to click on the following link and join the experience!!!

4to Maratón Mundial Mundial de Música Afrocubana y Afrocaribeña

 

We are getting ready for our 5th Maratón Mundial Mundial de Música Afrocubana y Afrocaribeña where we are putting together a full day of fun with lessons, interviews, and for the first time we shine the spot light to our audience with our first Social Mixer.

This event will be conducted fully through Conga Bongo Radio Video Streaming !!!



Pibo Márquez

joel “Pibo” Márquez es músico y percusionista venezolano con una fructífera carrera musical que lo ha llevado a transitar más de 40 países alrededor del mundo, siempre enalteciendo y destacando la fuerza musical de los ritmos AFRO latinoamericanos.

Desarrolla la percusión en los géneros Salsa y Jazz como líder de las agrupaciones “Pibo Márquez y su Descarga” (Salsa) y “Los Manos Calientes” (Jazz)

En su afán por difundir la musicalidad de lo AFRO en latinoamerica ha desarrollado está temática como productor de programas de radio y de Tv, así como en documentales.

Todos los años lleva a cabo el Festival Internacional de Percusión en Barlovento (región de la costa central venezolana) donde se dan cita músicos de renombre mundial para aportar sus conocimientos a las comunidades de esa región.

Con regularidad “Pibo” imparte talleres y cursos de percusión en Venezuela y Colombia.

Ha participado en proyectos de grabación y colaboraciones en vivo para artistas como: Alfredo De La Fe, Arturo Sandoval, David Valentin, Dominic Miller, Cheick Tidiani Seck, Orquesta Filarmónica de Bogotá, Chico Freeman, Naty y su Orquesta, Juanes, Guayacán Orquesta, Los de Debajo de México, Aterciopelados, entre muchos otros.

 

 

Featured Artist : Cachao (Israel López) & Bebo Valdes

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Conga Bongo Radio

Conga Bongo Radio is all about bringing Afro-Cuban and Afro-Caribbean music meticulously crafted by artist and djs around the world in order to enrich our community with warm tunes. It is an open platform for artist and djs to show case their talents Are you a dj, vinyl collector, or music connoisseur of afro-cuban & […]

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DJ La Diosa

  DJ La Diosa (Yekaterinburg)  DJ La Diosa started her journey as social dancer dancing bachata and then little by little studying and researching other rhythms on her way to becoming a DJ. DJ La Diosa’s passion slowly grew as she fell in love with old school performers such as the ones depicted on the Palladium Era, […]

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DJ MIKE ARANA – DESDE EL VINILO

  DJ Mike Arana:  Vinyl Collector and DJ based out of Atlanta, GA. Being born and raised in Lima, Peru, built the love of music in his soul from a very young age. With the opportunity of moving to the US, widened his horizon and gave a global knowledge of all types of music but […]

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DJ Manuel Citro

Early house music lover, meets latin and Caribbean culture and dance at a very young age: since 2008 livens up with his selections the best salsa parties in southern Italy, between Salerno and Naples. In 2012, his first musical production projects of kizomba and reggaeton started to shape up, but another kind of music which […]

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DJ JOJO

  George Ouma Odhiambo, DJ Jojo (Stage Name), begun his career in the music industry from a humble background as a salesman for Jambo Music Store along Odera Street in Kisumu town in 1982 and grew to be a well renowned music veteran in the Kenyan Music industry. Soon he was promoted to sales manager […]

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DJ MINIS – CAMPANA TIME

Ieva aka Minis fell in love with Salsa after she was introduced to Cuban style back in 2004. Soon after together with her sister Elena they discovered Cross Body style which they badly wanted to learn. They started to travel to major Salsa events in Europe, organised workshops in their home city. Sisters opened the […]

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DJ MANGO

Dj Mango has been playing in many Salsa Congresses and top salsa clubs in Europe and Latin america, In Germany, Holland, Belguim, France, Spain, Italy, Turkey and Denmark, Brasil, Argentina and Colombia. He is the resident Dj at the famous Salsa Congress Hamburg and Salsa Festival Marrakesh, Dj Mango came to Salsa from Jazz and […]

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DJ The.Patrick – Rich Rhythms

DJ The.Patrick Vienna, Austria Getting in touch with salsa as dancer in 2007, ThePatrick first steps into DJing four years later in summer 2011, when he spontaneously fills in for a DJ. After a successful premiere, he soon gets invited to play at the major salsa spots in Austria; invitations to socials and festivals in […]

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DJ DMITRI – Dance-Floor Fillers

Dmitri was first introduced to salsa and inspired to dance and collect music in the year 2000. His love for Latin music inspired him to do more than just dance; he started his DJ-ing journey after few years of collecting music. He had a meteoric rise on the international Latin DJ circuit! A proud Jordanian […]

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DJ dVo – Vinilo con Café

DJ dVo has been passionately collecting and spinning Latin music since 2005, with specialty in salsa dura, chachacha and bachata. He is Ottawa’s most active salsa vinyl DJ and is considered one of the fastest growing talents in the scene nationally. With a strong background in music and as a passionate salsa dancer, he has […]

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DJ KOKI LIZONDE

  D.J. Koki Lizonde is a product of the beautiful and culture enriched city of Lima, Peru. Being exposed to the purest roots of culture he began dancing at the age of 5. As his love for dance expanded into a natural progression into the art of music. Live Latin Music was the fuel for […]

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Dj Felipe Q – RITMO, SABOR Y GUAGUANCO

 DJ Felipe Q es cofundador del colectivo Ekua Hey y es DJ residente de Voodoo Night, también pertenece a los Vinileros Del Trópico y es colaborador de la Radio Pocajú en Ibero 90.9 FM. Es DJ residente de los viernes de salsa del Foro Cultural Hilvana, además, participa como selector en las fiestas del Colectivo […]

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DJ KATHA MOTTA

  Dj Katha Motta (1 de diciembre de 1992) cuyo nombre real es Yuli Katherinne Motta es una Dj Colombiana y también Coleccionista de Vinilos. Nacida en Bogotá-Colombia y radicada en Carolina del Norte de Los Estados Unidos. Inicia su carrera como Dj el 26 de agosto del 2017 en la ciudad de Asheville NC. […]

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DJ BoriQua – Vaya!!! Salsa con Afinque!!!

    DJ BoriQua Bio: Hailing from Carolina, Puerto Rico, Orlando “DJ BoriQua” Felix’s song selection is a direct influence from the sounds surrounding him while growing up in his native island. He began DJing in 1999 inside the U.S. Air Force Base in Saudi Arabia for the Morale, Welfare, and Recreation Program. He made […]

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DJ TAKEUCHI081

Takeuchi507 is a DJ from Tokyo, starting his career in 1990s. Since then he has mixed various tropical sounds for many parties including tours by foreign artists like Nina Dios, troic aza, Catrina Son System, domesitic salsa bands’live, latin music festival and regular parties like “Seduction Topicale”. He is also the editor and writer of […]

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DJ Gia Fu

Gia is a multi-disciplinary creative operating across music, fashion and media. As a young female salsa DJ on the rise, she has proven her potential in multiple regional and international events. She’s now managing her solo project called Mild Mambo Club – a platform focused on exploring deeply into latin music (mainly salsa) and promoting […]

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Dj kid Tablú (Cologne, Germany)

when it comes to afrolatin- and caribbean culture, dance and music, you will find a real nerd in DJ Kid Tablú . tablú spins officially since 1999 his records at various parties such as funks, soul and disco nights in cologne and since 2001 he has residencies on different latino- and salsaparties as well. starting […]

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DJ SAOKO – SALSA & AFRO LATIN MUSIC

  DJ Saoko was born and raised in the oil town of Cabimas, Venezuela. When growing up in his elementary school days, the world was taken by a storm by the phenomenon of Salsa. As a result, he remembers going to the records stores with his father to pick up the Vinyl records that were […]

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Yellow House Orchestra (San Francisco, California · New York)

  Yellow House Orchestra is a Latin Jazz and Salsa band based in San Francisco and New York City.   The band’s name is inspired by bandleader Michael Cerda’s home, just outside of San Francisco. It is indeed a yellow house. But it’s not really the physical house that has the meaning; rather it’s the […]

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Dj Nilson (Dominican Republic & Canada)

      Born in the Dominican Republic, DJ Nilson Diaz Gomez arrived in Canada 1998 and brought with him just a few salsa records, cds, and a deep love and passion for the flavor of the music and dance. Being a professional dancer in Puerto Plata, he also had a strong feel for the […]

Listen to Previous Show and Upcoming Members

Weekly Schedule 1:00 pm

Dj Corwin [Thursday]

Sabor Con Creole Show

Weekly Schedule 2:00 pm

Dj ElGuero [Saturday]

Weekly Schedule 6:00 pm

Dj Omambo [1st Saturday]

Weekly Schedule 9:00 am

Dj ElDeLaClaveSF [Sunday]

Weekly Schedule 5:00 pm

Dj Ron [Tuesday]


Blog Highlights


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Conga Bongo Radio

Conga Bongo Radio is all about bringing Afro-Cuban and Afro-Caribbean music meticulously crafted by artist and djs around the world in order to enrich our community with warm tunes. It is an open platform for artist and djs to show case their talents Are you a dj, vinyl collector, or music connoisseur of afro-cuban & […]


Featured posts


Weekly Schedule 1:00 pm

Dj Corwin [Thursday]

Sabor Con Creole Show

Weekly Schedule 2:00 pm

Dj ElGuero [Saturday]

Weekly Schedule 6:00 pm

Dj Omambo [1st Saturday]

Weekly Schedule 9:00 am

Dj ElDeLaClaveSF [Sunday]

Weekly Schedule 5:00 pm

Dj Ron [Tuesday]