SF: Red Bull Music Academy Events This Week

 

The famed Red Bull Music Academy will be hosting three back to back events with some New York musical legends to celebrate the application phase for this year’s program. For those unfamiliar, RBMA is an international music workshop held in a different city each year. In 2011, musicians were brought to Madrid, this year the Academy will be held in New York City.

See below for details all the awesomeness to ensue!

Also, be sure to enter our contest to win a free pair of tickets!

Event Details
The Gary Bartz Project with featured guests Bilal & Aloe Blacc
Wednesday, January 25th
8:30pm @ Yoshi’s San Francisco
1330 Fillmore St.
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The Stretch Armstrong & Bobbito Show (+ DJ Shortkut)
Thursday, January 26th
10pm @ Mighty SF
119 Utah St.
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Masters at Work: Kenny Dope & Little Louie Vega
Friday, January 27th
10pm @ 103 Harriet
1015 Folsom St.
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GPWW 11/17/11: Worldwide Family Mixtape – Louie Vega

Louie Vega!

In this latest installment of the Worldwide Show, Gilles Peterson brings in legendary DJ/Producer Louie Vega. Little” Louie Vega graces this mix with several stylings from afro beat rhythms to samba shuffles, taking us on a mellow yet danceable journey through his musical mind.

Catch up on previous Worldwide shows here

Part 1
 

Part 2
 

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Louie Vega Celebrates The Shrine’s 2 Year Anniversary in Chicago – Sun, 6/5

Our favorite Chicago venue is gearing up to celebrate their second anniversary and you know they are going to do it with a bang. On Sunday, June 5th, Louie Vega with the help of resident DJ Terry Hunter will ring in a new year at The Shrine. This is a very special Chicago appearance for the legendary Master At Work, so get there early and make sure you bring your dance shoes because there will be no wallflowers at this party.

The Shrine