Rocky Dawuni LIVE at Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles August 16!
Ghana’s shining star, Rocky Dawuni, fresh off headlining the biggest African music festival in the UK – Africa Oye’, will return to Los Angeles on Thursday, August 16 at the Teragram Ballroom presented by KCRW!! Joining Rocky will be a live performance by Capofresh Ensemble featuring Kahlil Cummings + Jimetta Rose & more!!
Kahlil Cummings and Capofresh Ensemble featuring LA’s most dynamic musicians, led by heavy percussion is a fusion of hypnotic Afrobeat, Reggae, Jazz and traditional African diasporic rhythms, narrated by powerful dancing.. “Osa Lo ni Ogbe jo” Osa drummed Ogbe danced. With special guest the Queen Jimetta Rose.. Capofresh: Capoiera, is a movement of resistance. Fresh, pays homage to hip hop, the voice of the people. Together we honor our Ancestors. We are Extra Ancestral.
Also on hand will be DJ Glenn Red (Afro Funke’ / La Junta) Known for his work as half of Santa Monica’s legendary Afro Funké Sound System and one-third of beloved afro-latin deejay/producer collective, La Junta, GLENN RED quietly continues to forge a loyal following among fans of eclectic music, steadily rocking crowds in the city’s most respected venues alongside the finest selectors and musicians from around the world. With the sincere music of passionate artists as a common thread, his deejay sets weave fluidly through time and across genres, connecting the traditional sounds of Africa and the Americas with their modern expressions around the globe. Afrobeat, Cumbia, Rumba and Samba rhythms embrace Funk, Soul, Hip-Hop and Reggae, as Glenn’s rhythmic and multifaceted sound echoes the deep, colorful and spirited energy of L.A. and its soulful people.
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