Archive | May, 2017

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Dirtwire

Dirtwire is David Satori of Beats Antique, Evan Fraser of Bolo and Mark Reveley of Jed and Lucia Dirtwire sits on the front porch of Americana’s future, conjuring up a whirlwind of sound using traditional instrumentation, world percussion, soundscapes, and electronic beats. Comprised of David Satori (Beats Antique), Evan Fraser (Hamsa Lila; Bolo), and Mark […]

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M.A.K.U SoundSystem

M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, a powerhouse 8-piece band, are innovators of immigrant beat. Born out of the diverse borough of  Queens, NY and and incubated in the tiny Colombian-owned venue Terraza Cafe, M.A.K.U was able build their explosive sound and unshakable grooves. Afropop Worldwide praised the “frantic terrain” the band explores. NPR raved about the “driving and […]

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Moon Hooch

I’m realizing more and more every day that you can make anything happen for yourself if you really want to,” says Moon Hooch horn player Mike Wilbur. “You can change your existence by just going out and doing it, by taking simple actions every day.” If any band is a poster child for turning the […]

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Youssoupha Sidibe

Youssoupha Sidibe recorded with Matisyahu on his album “Youth” which Youssoupha received a Gold record for as well as a Grammy Nomination. “Yousoupha is great. I have performed with him many times — almost always without any rehearsal or even speaking much — and we find ourselves on stage together sharing very deep and moving […]

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Barika

Barika is a 6 piece funky, dubbed out, psychedelic West African flavored band from Burlington, Vermont. The group is led by Craig Myers who, in addition to leading Barika on the N’Goni, is also a current member of Mike Gordon’s band, and was one of the original founding members of Rubblebucket. He has performed alongside […]

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Incus

Drawing on varying influences both musical and spiritual, Incus stands beyond simple definition in it’s musicality and style. Incus expresses a willingness to embrace the totality of human emotion. An Incus performance is a gathering of people who come together to live and breathe the fullness of being alive, to raise the energy to move […]

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Billy Wylder

BILLY WYLDER “A spiritual cousin to Paul Simon’s Graceland” –Seven Days From the front-lines at Standing Rock to the archaic streets of Jerusalem, the Sahel Desert all the way to Carnegie Hall, music has been the thread and source of strength for Billy Wylder. The band features Avi Salloway from Bombino/Hey Mama/Avi & Celia joined […]

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Hannah’s Field

HannaH*s Field brings love, spirit & organic fresh flavor to the people with their gypsy reggae music. Their uplifting roots rock and African Earth beats blend together, growing a magical experience for all. Nominated best female vocalist in the Hartford Advocate for many years, this powerful songstress has shared the stage with such great acts […]

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Global Groove Featuring Patrick of Icaro

:::Soundscapes channeled through the planetary offerings of cosmic spirits::: :::Transcribed with the intent of catalyzing our universal love into a wave of conscious energy::: :::Invoke the internal, ancient wisdom; Resonate with the collective vibration::: :::From Our Hearts to Yours ::: Check out Icaro on: https://merkabamusic1.bandcamp.com/album/mindful-illusion Facebook Youtube/Vimeo Channel Bandcamp/Soundcloud

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