AFRO-POP NIGHT! Featuring LAMINE TOURE and GROUP SALOUM / PEOPLES CHAMPS (Brooklyn) / DJ AFRO MARC
Thursday 10/22 - AFRO-POP NIGHT! Featuring...
LAMINE TOURE and GROUP SALOUM
PEOPLES CHAMPS (Brooklyn)
DJ AFRO MARC
$12 advance / $15 at the door
8:30 doors / 9:00 show
Afropop Night is a series of concerts featuring Boston's local African music and dance community, plus national and international Afropop bands. It is a night for excellent music, unity, dancing & positivity. Come share the love and support the artists and music!
Boston's hottest Afro-pop band, Group Saloum plays an upbeat style of music known in Sénégal as mbalax. Come to the next show you are guaranteed to move to your feet!
People's Champs play music for the mind, body and soul. Enamored and obsessed with roots dance music from all over the world, they mix jazz, hip-hop, rock and soul from the USA, Latin America and Africa to create new hybrids. The result is a passionate sound that will move you. Literally. Led by trombonist/vocalist Alex Asher, People's Champs feature some of New York's top musicians, who also perform regularly with Baja and Dry Eye Crew, Slavic Soul Party!, Meta and the Cornerstones, The Superpowers, Baye Kouyate, Jo Jo Kuo and his Afrobeat Collective, Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, Larkin Grimm, The Rex Complex, Cuddle Magic, Afrodesia, Nation Beat and many others. Please come hear them at a Bar, Club, Library, Farmer's Market, Loft Party, School or Swimming Pool near YOU
This concert series is organized by Christiana Athena & Marc Amigone
The Lizard Lounge (View)
1667 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|