1. Join us FRI (4/25) for the MFAH Mixed Media AfterParty at @theflathtx for @djklinch Bday Jam with myself, @_djnavo & @dayta on deck! #thatGOODGOOD #krackernuttz #bombonhouston #already  (at The Flat)

    Join us FRI (4/25) for the MFAH Mixed Media AfterParty at @theflathtx for @djklinch Bday Jam with myself, @_djnavo & @dayta on deck! #thatGOODGOOD #krackernuttz #bombonhouston #already (at The Flat)

  2. djgraciechavez:

Happy Birthday Selena! Check out the Houston Chronicle’s article in today’s paper with commentary on her legacy by yours truly. 

Tomorrow night, DJ Navó and myself will celebrate her music at El Danzón (The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth). Join us from 9p-2a. Free mixtape for the first few!

    djgraciechavez:

    Happy Birthday Selena! Check out the Houston Chronicle’s article in today’s paper with commentary on her legacy by yours truly.

    Tomorrow night, DJ Navó and myself will celebrate her music at El Danzón (The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth). Join us from 9p-2a. Free mixtape for the first few!

  3. APE DRUMS destroying @bombonhouston #dembowdembowdembow  (at Fox Hollow)

    APE DRUMS destroying @bombonhouston #dembowdembowdembow (at Fox Hollow)

  4. APE DRUMS + BOMBON
    SABADO APRIL 5th
    FOX HOLLOW, HTX

  5. In case you missed last night’s Bombon edition of Son Pacifica Radio on KPFT, here’s the hour-long show featuring an interview with Latina singer-songwriter Gina Chavez and fresh music from Ape Drums, Booty Fade, El Dusty and a nod to the late house music legend Frankie Knuckles. 
Listen Here (mp3) »
We’re back on the air next month! Stay tuned. 

    In case you missed last night’s Bombon edition of Son Pacifica Radio on KPFT, here’s the hour-long show featuring an interview with Latina singer-songwriter Gina Chavez and fresh music from Ape Drums, Booty Fade, El Dusty and a nod to the late house music legend Frankie Knuckles. 

    Listen Here (mp3) »

    We’re back on the air next month! Stay tuned. 

  6. Join us for our Bombon EP Release Party this THU (3/20) at El Danzon with Navo y Gracie Chavez at The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth, 77006! Bombón No.1 EP by the Bombón crew and fam—Navó, Gracie Chavez & Squincy Jones (DIRB!), OGT, Manny de la Rosa (Trill Made), and Panchitron is a five-track EP featuring our range of Latin-inspired guapachoso music—from bachatas, sonideros, villeras, tribal and a signature cumbiaton style.
LISTENwww.soundcloud.com/bombonhouston/sets/bombon-no-1Bombon merch (t-shirts & stickers) available for sale tonight. Plus catch a special viewing of Chico & Rita which starts at 10pm!
RSVP here! —-DJs Navo y Gracie Chavez of Bombón - Houston bring El Danzón to The Flat every 3rd THU of the month! Take in a night of more expansive tropical, Pan-American sounds of bugalú, chachacha, Latin breaks, mambo, salsa, cumbia y mas.No Cover | 21+ to DrinkReverse Happy Hour 9pm ‘til Midnight! www.bombonhouston.comwww.soundcloud.com/navoowww.soundcloud.com/graciechavez

    Join us for our Bombon EP Release Party this THU (3/20) at El Danzon with Navo y Gracie Chavez at The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth, 77006! 

    Bombón No.1 EP by the Bombón crew and fam—Navó, Gracie Chavez & Squincy Jones (DIRB!), OGT, Manny de la Rosa (Trill Made), and Panchitron is a five-track EP featuring our range of Latin-inspired guapachoso music—from bachatas, sonideros, villeras, tribal and a signature cumbiaton style.

    LISTEN
    www.soundcloud.com/bombonhouston/sets/bombon-no-1

    Bombon merch (t-shirts & stickers) available for sale tonight. Plus catch a special viewing of Chico & Rita which starts at 10pm!

    RSVP here
    —-
    DJs Navo y Gracie Chavez of Bombón - Houston bring El Danzón to The Flat every 3rd THU of the month! Take in a night of more expansive tropical, Pan-American sounds of bugalú, chachacha, Latin breaks, mambo, salsa, cumbia y mas.

    No Cover | 21+ to Drink
    Reverse Happy Hour 9pm ‘til Midnight! 

    www.bombonhouston.com
    www.soundcloud.com/navoo
    www.soundcloud.com/graciechavez

  7. Update: We copped some press reviews! 
> “This tight little five-track EP is jam-packed with so many interesting ideas on expanding the Latin impulse in today’s electronic music circles…" - DoAndroidsDance.com
> “Fast forward a few years and our lady [DJ Gracie Chavez] is now on the national radar as co-founder of Bombón, one of Houston’s hottest tropical dance parties…” - Okayfuture.com
> “…the compilation showcases the variety of styles and tongue-in-cheek humor of the Texas party masters. It’s titled No. 1 so we’re hoping a lot of sequels will follow.” - Remezcla.com
> “Esta compilación funciona como fotografía del momento que está atravesando una pandilla de artistas que trasladan la diversidad y la riqueza cultural de latinoamerica, amplíficandola hacia el mundo por medio de efectivos procesos electrónicos que dejan ese espíritu bien maquillado para sonar con todo en las pistas del globo." - CassetteBlog.com
Bombón - Houston is proud to present its debut EP, Bombón No.1. Featured on this first release is the Bombón crew and fam—Navó, Gracie Chavez & Squincy Jones (DIRB!), OGT, Manny de la Rosa (Trill Made), and Panchitron. This five-track EP showcases the crew’s range of Latin-inspired guapachoso music—from bachatas, sonideros, villeras, tribal and a signature cumbiaton style.
Recently, the Bombón DJs (Gracie, Navó, OG Bobby Trill and Panchitron) have gained a national audience by performing at events like Que Bajo’s LAMC after-party in NYC, the Do-Over All-Star Weekend and Vice Magazine’s showcase in Houston, Virgin Mobile (SXSW) and Peligrosa in Austin, and Red Bull Thre3style Battle in Dallas. In Texas, they’re also known for their Puro Pinche Pardis!
TRACK LISTING

“Sufriendo” (Navó remix) - El Chaval 
“Las Brujas” (Gracie Chavez & Squincy Jones DIRB! remix) - Los Wawanco
“Royals” (OGT remix) - Lorde
"Cumbia India" - Trill Made 
“El Coco No” (Panchitron remix) - Roberto Junior Y Su Bandeño 

Listen to the tracks off Bombón No.1 on SoundCloud.com/BombonHouston.

    Update: We copped some press reviews! 

    > “This tight little five-track EP is jam-packed with so many interesting ideas on expanding the Latin impulse in today’s electronic music circles…" - DoAndroidsDance.com

    > “Fast forward a few years and our lady [DJ Gracie Chavez] is now on the national radar as co-founder of Bombón, one of Houston’s hottest tropical dance parties…” - Okayfuture.com

    > “…the compilation showcases the variety of styles and tongue-in-cheek humor of the Texas party masters. It’s titled No. 1 so we’re hoping a lot of sequels will follow.” - Remezcla.com

    > “Esta compilación funciona como fotografía del momento que está atravesando una pandilla de artistas que trasladan la diversidad y la riqueza cultural de latinoamerica, amplíficandola hacia el mundo por medio de efectivos procesos electrónicos que dejan ese espíritu bien maquillado para sonar con todo en las pistas del globo." - CassetteBlog.com

    Bombón - Houston is proud to present its debut EP, Bombón No.1. Featured on this first release is the Bombón crew and fam—Navó, Gracie Chavez & Squincy Jones (DIRB!), OGT, Manny de la Rosa (Trill Made), and Panchitron. This five-track EP showcases the crew’s range of Latin-inspired guapachoso music—from bachatas, sonideros, villeras, tribal and a signature cumbiaton style.

    Recently, the Bombón DJs (Gracie, Navó, OG Bobby Trill and Panchitron) have gained a national audience by performing at events like Que Bajo’s LAMC after-party in NYC, the Do-Over All-Star Weekend and Vice Magazine’s showcase in Houston, Virgin Mobile (SXSW) and Peligrosa in Austin, and Red Bull Thre3style Battle in Dallas. In Texas, they’re also known for their Puro Pinche Pardis!

    TRACK LISTING

    “Sufriendo” (Navó remix) - El Chaval

    “Las Brujas” (Gracie Chavez & Squincy Jones DIRB! remix) - Los Wawanco

    “Royals” (OGT remix) - Lorde

    "Cumbia India" - Trill Made

    “El Coco No” (Panchitron remix) - Roberto Junior Y Su Bandeño

    Listen to the tracks off Bombón No.1 on SoundCloud.com/BombonHouston.

  8. Karmaloop & Do Androids Dance Present the Peligrosa SXSW 2014 Parties

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    Join Bombon DJs Gracie Chavez & Navo this Thursday at Chupacabra (400 E. 6th Street) in Austin for the Peligrosa showcase! 

    All venues and dates are 21+ with ID, and FREE (without RSVP). Keep it locked to the Facebook Event page, as well as this very site, as we’ll be posting announcements and scheduled acts as SXSW draws near. Here are the scheduled events:

    Tuesday March 11th
    Volstead – 1500 e. 6th St.
    7pm-2am
    Peligrosa Opening Ceremony

    Wednesday March 12th
    Chupacabra – 400 e. 6th St.
    10pm-2am
    Freshmoon Records & Butterz

    Thursday March 13th
    Chupacabra – 400 e. 6th St.
    10pm-2am
    Pink Flamingo with Bombon & more acts!

    Friday March 14th
    Chupacabra – 400 e. 6th St.
    10pm-2am
    Moombahton Massive

    Saturday March 15th
    Chupacabra – 400 e. 6th St.
    10pm-2am
    Tormenta Tropical

    via DoAndroidsDance

  9. THU March 13th during SXSW Top Notch x Bombón at Okayfuture x House of Marley Showcase! 

RSVP www.okayfuture.splashthat.com

    THU March 13th during SXSW Top Notch x Bombón at Okayfuture x House of Marley Showcase!

    RSVP www.okayfuture.splashthat.com

  10. Before we head off to join the masses in Central Texas for showcases, BBQ and lots of Lone Star, Bombón wants to do a little Pre-Pardi right here for la raza! Join us Bombón DJs this weekend for another edition of Houston’s ultimate tropical dance party hosted by La Comadre Mel with Ilya Janos on percussion.

To get in FREE, just RSVP on Facebook or our Bombón link before 6pm on Friday, February 28th. Cover is $5 if you’re not on the list!

    Before we head off to join the masses in Central Texas for showcases, BBQ and lots of Lone Star, Bombón wants to do a little Pre-Pardi right here for la raza! Join us Bombón DJs this weekend for another edition of Houston’s ultimate tropical dance party hosted by La Comadre Mel with Ilya Janos on percussion.

    To get in FREE, just RSVP on Facebook or our Bombón link before 6pm on Friday, February 28th. Cover is $5 if you’re not on the list!