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Upcoming Performances

E.g., 08/21/2018
E.g., 08/21/2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Image of M.A.K.U. Soundsystem. Photo by Gabriel Benavides
  • Wed., August 29, 2018, 7:30 pm

Juxtaposing traditional percussion of their Colombian homeland with drums, electric bass, guitar, and vocals, NYC-based M.A.K.U. Soundsystem create an explosive performance filled with unshakable grooves––a unique sound encompassing their immigrant experience.
Part of City Stages 2018

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Image of Gili Yalo. Photo by Michael Topyol
  • Fri., September 7, 2018, 7:30 pm

Combining Ethiopian roots music with a modern touch of jazz and soul, Tel Aviv-based Gili Yalo incorporates traditional sound into the music of right now. Yalo’s family was part of the migration to Israel of Ethiopian Jews fleeing famine in Sudan; the music encouraged Gili and his family to keep moving forward in this exhausting, emotional journey.
Part of City Stages 2018