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CATARINA AIMÉE DAHMS AKA CATA.PIRATA

 

⟁ songwriter / record producer / vocalist / video director / visual artist / performer ⟁

South Africa | Argentina | Amsterdam | Aruba

Based in Aruba, The Caribbean

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CATA.PIRATA (South Africa / Caribbean), a wandering star, as prolific as polyglot. The composer, vocalist, visual artist and filmmaker mixes her roots and journeys from around the world to give us an irresistible spell, loaded with Latin, African, Caribbean and electronic sounds. Singing in multiple languages, bringing together ancient traditions, futuristic visions and personal reflections. CATA.PIRATA - based in Aruba (the Caribbean), has previously toured the world with her band SKIP&DIE, playing in more than 40 countries on their previous tours, at festivals such as Sonar in Barcelona to RecBeat in Brazil, Transmusicales de Rennes in France, Glastonbury in the United Kingdom, KalooBang in La Reunion, Estereo Beach in Colombia, and Vive Latino in Mexico, among many others.

Now CATA.PIRATA returns to the scene, for the first time with her solo project, to celebrate her joie-de-vivre and share her contagious energy with her audience.

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CATA.PIRATA (Sudáfrica/Caribe), una estrella errante, tan prolífica como políglota. La compositora, vocalista, artista visual y cineasta anda mezclando raices del mundo entero para entregarnos un conjuro irresistible, cargado de sonidos latinos, africanos, caribeños y electronicos. Canta en múltiples idiomas, juntando antiguas tradiciones, visiones futuristas y reflexiones personales. 

CATA.PIRATA, radicada en Aruba (el Caribe), ha recorrido el mundo con su banda SKIP&DIE, tocando en más que 40 países en su gira anterior, en festivales como Sonar en Barcelona hasta RecBeat en Brasil, Transmusicales de Rennes en Francia, Glastonbury en el Reino Unido, KalooBang en La Reunion y Estereo Beach en Colombia, entre muchos otros. Ahora vuelve CATA.PIRATA al escena, por primera vez con su proyecto solista, a celebrar su energia contagiosa y a compartir su magia con el público.

SELECTED PERFORMANCES

The Great Escape (UK), Glastonbury (UK), Sonar (Barcelona), Lowlands (NL), Exit (Serbia), Sines (Portugal), Plastic (Milan), La Machine du Moulin Rouge (Paris), Amsterdam Dance Event (NL), RecBeat (Brazil), Rocking the Daisies (South Africa), SXSW (United States), Vive Latino (Mexico)

SELECTED ART EXHIBITS

Stedelijk Museum (Amsterdam), Vondel Pavilion (Amsterdam), Design Center De Winkelhaak (Antwerp), Delta Centre of Contemporary Art (The Hague), The Institute for Live Arts Research (Greece), Royal Academy of Art (The Hague), Stadsschouwburg (Utrecht), Meneer de With Gallery (Amsterdam), WM Gallery (Amsterdam), TENT (Rotterdam), Mediamatic (Amsterdam)

SELECTED PRESS

Dazed & Confused (South Korea), ELLE (NL & FR), VOGUE (Italy & NL), Arte (FR & DU), Cosmopolitan (FR), Linda Mode (NL), Rolling Stone (UK), Cultural China, Metro (NL), VICE, City Press (South Africa) Prestage (NL), Istanbul Calling (TU), Madame Figaro (FR)Jalouse (FR), NME (UK), NEO2 (ES)

 
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MEXICO TouR

MOST RECENT SHOWS

MAR 13 WED FORO BIZARRO MEXICO CITY, MEXICO

MAR 15 FRI TOLUCA TOLUCA, MEXICO

MAR 17 SUN VIVE LATINO (SKIP&DIE) MEXICO CITY, MEXICO