Tag: world music
The Haiti musical benefit announcements keep rolling in, so I figured I’ll update this post periodically as I have new info. Organizers say show proceeds are going to the American Red Cross unless otherwise indicated:
* Songs for Hope, a benefit for Haitian orphans, Roberto Bonaccorso, Annie Lockwood, China Davis, Quincy “Q. Dot” Henry, Voxxy Vallejo, Heidi Vladyka, Michael O’Neill, Fuzz 58, Deborah Paige, Jason Lillie, Evan Purcell, Kim Archer, Joe Rosati, Matt Eklund, Dave Thomas and more beginning 3 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 24) at Tacoma’s Swiss Tavern. Cover is $10.
* Mike Herrera of MxPx, …
Brazil’s legendary Os Mutantes just wrapped up over on Bumbershoot’s Fisher Green stage, and here’s how their set started. I’d write more, but I need to bounce it I want to catch hip-hop legends De la Soul (a group I met back in the day at a Hell’s Kitchen-sized club in Lexington, Kentucky. Maseo said I looked like “the dude from ‘She’s Gotta Have It,’” and to this day I’m not sure if that’s a good thing or not. May have to rent that one again when I get back in T-town. But I …