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Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80
Fri Apr

27

ChoiceCuts Presents

Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80

Seun Kuti is the youngest son of legendary Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti. About three quarters of the current Egypt 80 line-up consists of musicians that not only played with Fela Kuti, but often were arrested and harassed alongside the founder of the Afrobeat movement. Seun Kuti has toured the world and released many albums.

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Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80
Sat Apr

28

ChoiceCuts Presents

Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80

Seun Kuti is the youngest son of legendary Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti. About three quarters of the current Egypt 80 line-up consists of musicians that not only played with Fela Kuti, but often were arrested and harassed alongside the founder of the Afrobeat movement. Seun Kuti has toured the world and released many albums.

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Stop Making Sense - Talking Heads
Fri May

11

The Sugar Club Presents

Stop Making Sense - Talking Heads

Director Jonathan Demme captures the frantic energy and artsy groove of Talking Heads in this concert movie shot at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in 1983. The band's frontman, David Byrne, first appears on an empty stage, armed with only an acoustic guitar, and is gradually joined by bassist Tina Weymouth, drummer Chris Frantz, keyboardist Jerry Harrison and a cadre of backup singers as they perform the band's hits, culminating in an iconic performance featuring Byrne in an enormous suit.

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The Amy Winehouse Experience - Lioness
Thu May

17

The Amy Winehouse Experience - Lioness

The band are made up of hand-picked experienced musicians, carefully selected to maintain the accuracy to the original performances of the UK’s brightest star that so tragically burned out in 2011. The crafted show focuses on the vocal talent and soul of Amy, unhindered by the dark side to her addictions to alcohol and substances. Lioness provide, without doubt, the most authentic recreation of Amy Winehouse, designed to entertain and deliver the experience of Amy at her very best.

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Too Many Zooz
Fri May

18

ChoiceCuts Presents

Too Many Zooz

Too Many Zooz is a music group based in New York City, New York, United States, formed by Leo Pellegrino (baritone saxophone), Matt Doe (trumpet) and David "King of Sludge" Parks (drums).

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Too Many Zooz
Sat May

19

ChoiceCuts Presents

Too Many Zooz

Too Many Zooz is a music group based in New York City, New York, United States, formed by Leo Pellegrino (baritone saxophone), Matt Doe (trumpet) and David "King of Sludge" Parks (drums).

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Cut Chemist - Die Cut Album Tour
Fri May

25

ChoiceCuts Presents

Cut Chemist - Die Cut Album Tour

As well as being one of the ablest solo turntablists on the globe, American DJ and producer Cut Chemist (born Lucas MacFadden) was also a member of two highly rated crews: underground rap kings Jurassic 5 and the Los Angeles Latin funk band Ozomatli.

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Roy Ayers
Thu Jun

28

ChoiceCuts Presents

Roy Ayers

Vibraphonist/vocalist Roy Ayers is among the best-known, most loved and respected jazz/R&B artist on the music-scene today.

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Chris “Daddy” Dave & The Drumhedz
Fri Jun

29

ChoiceCuts Presents

Chris “Daddy” Dave & The Drumhedz

Chris Dave was born in Houston, Texas and began his music career in the late 1980s. He started out by playing in church and credits jazz music as his strongest influence. He states that although his father plays drums, he has never actually seen him play. As a teenager, he was exposed to jazz legends like Miles Davis and John Coltrane when listening to music with his father. Chris Dave blossomed on the drums, eventually graduating from Houston’s prestigious High School for the Performing and Visual Arts.

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A Certain Ratio (Factory Records, SoulJazz )
Sat Sep

15

ChoiceCuts Presents

A Certain Ratio (Factory Records, SoulJazz )

Hailed universally as pioneers of what became known as “punk funk” thanks to the success of songs like Shack Up or Do The Du on both sides of the Atlantic, their sound is not easily pigeon holed and their influence can never be understated. The band introduced the avant-garde elements of funk, jazz, electronics, tape loops and technology to the pop song, wrapping it in a post punk aesthetic, adding great clothes and the coolest haircuts.

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