Banned and Illegal: Tambu of Curacao

Published on Thursday, January 1st, 2015 Uploaded by: lraylm

"Decent people don't go to tambu parties!" Some people in Curacao still say that about parties featuring the Afro-Caribbean music called "tambu" and predominantly heard on the former Dutch colony of Curacao. Yes, that's where the blue liqueur called Curacao is made! Demo drummer: Raymond Justiana. Day-time dance footage by Armand Hellement, courtesy of Rene Rosalia. Music: Grupo Power and Zojojo i Su Grupo.

Category Experiences Tag dance curacao music caribbean tambu afro-caribbean Location Willemstad