SOCA LIVE SET – DJ MIKA lgs. ESCOBARR @ Jimmy Sue Bar – Carenage (Trinidad)
A tight selection of the latest Soca 2017 combined with some classics. Enjoy original songs, road- and remixes by Lyrikal, Problem Child, Patrice Roberts, Olatunji, Kerwin DuBois, Orlando Octave, Asten Isaac, Blaxx, Ravi B, Kes, Nalilah Blackman, Destra Garcia, Machel Montano and of course the 2017 super hit by the Ultimate Rejects!
Recorded with CD Players. #nolaptop #mikashelldown
NEW: SOCA MIXTAPE – FULL EXTREME – TRINIDAD CARNIVAL MIX (mixed by DJ Mika Raguaa)
Enjoy a colorful Soca selection all around Trinidad Carnival 2017 including some great Moombahton fusion remixes and own edits mixed by DJ Mika Raguaa (from Leipzig / Germany | based in Port of Spain / Trinidad & Tobago). Support Caribbean music and share it to your friends and family and get ready for the new Carnival season!
Curt, Natasha, Rodney, Alister, Lando, Manstarr Empire, Kwesi, Flipo, Hypa 4000, Skarra Mucci, Problem Child, Tallpree, Romeo, Phantom IMC, Shotmaster J, Ryan G, Kerin, Claudia & Ce’Cile
Recorded with CD Players. #nolaptop #mikashelldown
SOCA MIXTAPE – ONE KRIBBEAN – ISLANDS TOGETHER (mixed by DJ Mika Raguaa)
How much do you really know about Soca music? What are the differences between the islands? Where does it really come from? How does it sound when all Caribbean islands represent on one mixtape? DJ Mika Raguaa showing you the diversity of Soca music in a great composition! Enjoy 90 phenomenal tracks in 4 different languages full of vibes! Recorded in Germany – released in Tobago! Soca to the world!
This mix is not only a great composition of influences of Soca music and a huge research project in a cooperation Soca Worldwide Org – its also a lyrically on fire! Enjoy what artists from all Caribbean Islands can do – and how!
Enjoy artists from Anguilla, Barbados, Haiti, Antigua, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Monserrat, St. Kitts, the Virgin Islands, Belize, Grenada, St. Maarten, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guadelupe and many many more – see and discover the borders and frontiers of Soca music to other genres. Soca to the world! The tracklist is also online on #Kribbean.
Cinnamon, Flipo, Tallpree, Shortpree, Skinny Banton, Hypa 4000, Valentino King, Kerry Porter, Nicholas, C Johnson, Nikki Brooks, Andrew `Hitz’ Phillip, Skarra Mucci, Maurice Simple Fx
Layout: mikado media productions (Leipzig, GER) / Design: Raymond Sebastien (Paris, FR)
Exclusively recorded Mix for the SOCA WORLD SHOW on 103.6 The London Beat FM (UK) hosted by DJ Bostman & Kayleigh Loudmouth (London, UK). Wickedest ‘Jump Up Soca’ tracks in a 30 min selection with artists from the United Kingdom, Grenada, St. Vincent, Aruba and Trinidad & Tobago. Including jingles by Soca artists Tallpree, Shortpree (Grenada) & Valentino King (Aruba).
SOCA MIXTAPE – MON BON AMI – The Ultimate Stress Relief Soca Mix (mixed by Mika Raguaa)
Groovy Soca selection inspired by journeys to Trinidad and Tobago from February till March 2016.
A special thanks to Legacy Carnivals in Port of Spain (Trinidad) for support and costume. Much love to R. Andrews (Trinidad) for the photographies and to Alishia (Trinidad), Curt (New York, USA), Deevine (London, UK), Rasta Face from 868 (Tobago), Soca Tribes (London, UK), Alister (Trinidad), Sugar (Berlin, GER) and Miss Moore (Boston, USA) for your shout outs. As a special you will find a steel pan duet of Machel Montanos “road trip” which was recorded exclusively by Leeandro Noray & Keishaun Julien (Tobago).
EUROPEAN BASED SOCA MIXTAPE – BLAZE A TRAIL ACROSS COUNTRIES (mixed by Mika Raguaa)
Did you ever heard about Soca from Europe? This is not just a two hours selection with 60 artists based in 11 different European countries – it is a movement! Influenced or originated by the Caribbean the mix showing and the artists are showing that the passion for Soca music is breaking the borders of language and nationality through the last two decades. Be impressed of an inspiring sound of Soca in French, Spanish, Portugues, Dutch, English, Switzer-German and German. Feel free to hear the message the artists are spreading.
check out the article about THE EUROPEAN SOCA MOVEMENT – by DJ Mika Raguaa which is showing the historical developement and the geographical extension of Soca in Europe. Also take a view on the biographies of the featured artists presented in the mix. Available here!
This mix has been featured in radio interviews in Trinidad & Tobago, played on TEAM SOCA and SOCA PASSION LIVE online radio stations. It got beautifully reviewed in Riddim Magazige – Germanys most wanted magazine featuring and representing Caribbean music.
You enjoyed the Mix? Support the huge project with a PAYPAL donation to continue the research on the Caribbean Soca movement. Read more about it in the article – BLAZE A TRAIL ACROSS COUNTRIES – From Idea to Inception.
SOCA GROOVY – LIVE SET – WE LOVE SOCA (mixed by Mika Raguaa)
Warm Up Selection – Liveset @ Caribbean Wine, Braunschweig (North Germany) (JAN 2016) – Fifty wicked Soca tracks from Trinidad and Tobago, St. Lucia, Aruba, St. Vincent, Barbados, Jamaica, USA & UK in a nice combination. Enjoy the vibes! Big Shouts to Rupee for intro jingle. Surprise!
SOCA MIXTAPE – WELCOME BACK (mixed by Mika Raguaa)
This mixtape is filled with groovy Soca vibes inspired by first steps on Caribbean ground inspired by a JOURNEY TO TRINIDAD. It is including a tight mixture of mostly trinidadian Soca and a lot of edits that have been exclusively done for this production. Loads of Thanks to all supporters for your beautiful jingles and shouts. Special thanks to Curt & Tony Tempo (New York), Jason, Akeem & Kevon (Trinidad), Music Chest (104.7 More FM, Trinidad) and to Champage Dee & Kemba (London, UK). The cover pictures have been taken in Trinidad. Enjoy the music excursion!
79:38 MIN – 183 MB – 320 Kbs, MP3
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Enjoy some impressions of the journey here:
SOCA RADIO SET – THE NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL REVIEW 2015
After one of the best birthdays in life and a incredible amazing Notting Hill Carnival – Selectress Sista Ka (Paris / based in UK) & Mika Raguaa / DJ Mika (GER) trying to express themselves in a live recording from 02.09.2015 – SLR RADIO, UK – Every Wednesday 22′ til 00′ Radio Show on SLR Radio (97.7 FM – London)
[We hope you enjoy the vibes and apologize for low sound quality!]
JUMP UP SOCA – LIVE SET
Enjoy the power Soca live recording of one of many sessions at Global Reggae Bar on Ibiza (Spain). Its including road classics and international Power Soca hits out of many carnival seasons.
GROOVY SOCA & AFROBEATS
A night full of vibes – Caribbean Wine @ Stereowerk Eventstudio, Braunschweig (North Germany).
Enjoy the selection before DJ Mika Raguaa left Germany to make her first steps in the Caribbean in early 2015.
SOCA MIXTAPE – CARNIVAL CANDY – presented by Sunny Friday (mixed by Mika Raguaa)
A mixtape out of the early years of DJ Mika Raguaa (project name SUNNY FRIDAY) released in 2009. Filled with the sweetness and energy this mixtape was those days even so good that it got downloaded, burned on CD and signatured with a handwritten tracklist. Watch this beautiful example out of New York City. Three tracks are missing – they are available on personal request. A beautiful throwback through earlier carnival seasons featuring artists that were not only now started to be loved… perfect for car rides!
DJ MIKA RAGUAASpecialized DJ for Reggae, Dancehall and Soca music. Known for high quality selections including latest remixes, acoustic influences and new developements of caribbean music produced worldwide.