New Release: ‘Red Hot + Fela’ + Felabration @ Brooklyn Bowl – Oct 17

 

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AIDS awareness organization Red Hot today releases Red Hot + Fela, a Fela Kuti themed compilation featuring remakes and covers alike with collaborations spanning the genres of electronic, hip-hop, soul, rock, and classical.

Participants include tUnE-yArDs, Questlove, Angelique Kidjo, Nneka, Sinkane, Amayo, M1, Baloji, Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes, as well as Kyp Malone and Tunde Adembimpe of TV On The Radios, amongst many others. It is indeed very serious out here in these streets.

For a taste of the music, head over to Soundcloud for a free download of “Buy Africa” by Baloji & L’Orchestre De La Katuba ft. Kuku.

This Friday, October 11, don’t miss what’s sure to be a mind-bending performance by My Morning Jacket, Merril Garbus, Brittany Howard and Antibalas Horns on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.

New Yorkers can look forward to a Felabration at Brooklyn Bowl on October 17peep the flyer after the jump! Also, don’t sleep on all the other Felabrations happening throughout October and November as well.

Enter our contest to win Red Hot + Fela.

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NYC: Goodie Mob @ Brooklyn Bowl – Aug 25 + Contest

 

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After 14 years, Goodie Mob is putting finishing touches on their new album, Age Against the Machine. Yep!

And a killer show is about to go down at Brooklyn Bowl this weekend. Sunday, August 25 – don’t miss it!

Enter our contest to win tickets to the show!

Event Details
Goodie Mob Live in Concert
Sunday, August 25, 2013

Doors 6PM / Show 10PM

Tickets: $50
Purchase tickets

NYC: Groove Collective’s End of Summer Blowout Alumni Jam @ Brooklyn Bowl – Aug 30

 

Groove Collective and Giant Step go way back – to their very beginning, in fact. On August 30, there is going to be a very special event at the Brooklyn Bowl featuring seven of the original ten piece ensemble along with special guests. Below are details on the party along with a classic Groove Collective track called “Lift Off” after the jump. Enjoy!

Event Details
Groove Collective’s End of Summer Blowout Alumni Jam
Thursday, August 30, 2012

Doors, 6pm
DJ Jeannie Hopper, 7pm
Show, 8pm
Party w/ DJ Questlove of The Roots for Bowl Train, 11pm

Tickets: $10
Purchase tickets

Brooklyn Bowl
61 Wythe Ave
Brooklyn, NY

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Pimps of Joytime Tonight at Brooklyn Bowl

59-atlgTonight The Pimps of Joytime will play live at the Brooklyn Bowl with DJ Concerned & Eclectic Method. The Pimps come back around to The Bowl in a month (12/4), but tonight the tickets are just $5 and the mood is right – NYC is in full speed right now.

 

 

Doors 6:00pm
Show 9:00pm
Tickets $5 | 21+

 

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Check out this video of a very Funky Halloween ’09 with Pimps of Joytime:

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