|Saturday, August 30|
|6:00||6-8pm: Paul Connors - R&B, Jazz, and Soul music.
Paul Connors Organ Trio Paul Connors - organ Will Van Sise - guitar Jon Doty - drums Paul Connors is a pianist/organist in the New York metropolitan area. Paul's various projects reflect his love for classic r&b and soul, funk, blues, and jazz. Some of these projects include Paul's private event band, as well as being a member of Blue Roadhouse Orchestra, A Decade Of Soul, and Connors-Harrington Four. His latest project as a leader involves the Hammond B3 organ, for which he has used both the classic organ trio instrumentation of organ, guitar, drums, as well as organ, bass drums, and also organ and drum duo.
|8:00||8-9pm: Alejandro Meola - Rock/Blues Singer Songwriter
Alejandro Meola, Rock/Blues songwriter & guitarist based in New York City. Born December 4th, 1986, Miami; grew up in Buenos Aires. After 2 successful Lp’s and 2 more Ep’s during a Spanish season, on April 2nd 2014 releases his first US Single: “Black Feathered Angels”. Recorded in New York by Alby Cohen at White Water Studios & Riro Muzik, mixed at Size McMusic, mastered by Steve Fallone at Sterling Sound; cover art by Magda Love.
Kenner is a NYC based band/project, lead by pianist/producer Eitan Kenner.
|10:00||10pm-12am: Mas Ka Kle from Guadeloupe
Founded in 1999, Le Mas Ka Kle Group is committed from its inception to the defense, development, conservation of heritage and culture through Guadeloupéenne: learning and musical production based on the operation of a traditional family, development of "Lakou" historic Site witnessed a complex and contrasting story where once refuge runaway slaves and where the music was born Saint-Jean.
|12:00||12am-3:45am: DJ JP Biamby
DJ JP BIAMBY Presents Classic Afro-Beat, Coupe Decale, Hip Life, Najia, N'dombolo, Soukous, Reggae, Soca, Reggaeton sprinkled with a little bit of current Hip Hop & R&B.
|Sunday, August 31|
|5:00||The Shrine Sunday Jazz Jam Session with Lu Reid - 5-8pm
Spontaneous Jazz does not happen at Lincoln Center...or BAM!!! It is still in Harlem, where my friends and I live it every day. All the musicians on these streets are stars. When I was a kid and I first heard the sweet language of that magical Jazz I was hooked for life. You just soaked it up and couldn't help but be moved by it as you walked the streets. I can still feel that kaleidoscope of sound, and I want to bring it to you each and every Sunday.
|8:00||8-9pm: Track7 - Rap Rock|
|9:00||9pm-12am - Uptown Reggae Fest w/ Sekouba Bolomba
“...[his style] combines roots, reggae, dancehall and traditional West African rythms...[his] sound demonstrates his belief that 'You gotta change the music with the time'.” - The Beat
|11:00||12am-3:45am Reggae Rock Steady Movement - DJ Madi/Dj AKZ
Your sunday rendez vous with Dj Madi and DJ AKZ spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…
|Monday, September 1|
|5:00||5pm-12am: SOULFUL ASL NIGHT - Fundraising
Our Stars will give their performance for fundraising to support NYCBDA and House of Justice Deaf Club.
|12:00||12-3.45am Harlem Soul Kitchen w/ DJ Jp BIamby
Harlem Soul Kitchen - Join us and Dj Jp Biamby at Shrine every monday night and listen to Soul Classics, Rare Grooves, Motown R&B & Classic Sampled songs with a little Hip Hop & R&B on the side.
|Tuesday, September 2|
|6:00||6-8pm: The Tom Blatt Project - Jazz
The Project, It's a case of the sum equals more then the separate parts or maybe like Communism where it's from each their abilities to each their needs. The Project uses elements of contemporary classical music and jazz along with electronic sounds, Latin rhythms, ancient Japanese court music and whatever else we can find that works. Pieces are sometimes a combination of written parts and free improvisation.
|8:00||8-9pm: Steve Katz - Singer Songwriter
Steve Katz is a New York-based singer, songwriter, guitarist and recording artist. Originally from Belgium, Steve has lived, traveled, and found inspiration in ...
|9:00||9-10pm: Peter Leo - Singer/Rapper
Peter Leo is an American singer/rapper from Long Island who has toured New York, Miami and Los Angeles since the age of 16 and has been in the professional hip-hop circuit since 2011. After signing with independent label Deep concepts media (Nature, Ali Vegas) and releasing an album produced entirely by DJ Concept titled "the Young Baby Father EP", Peter Leo has received critical acclaim in the underground Hip hop scene and is currently working on his next project titled "Energy Shift" with New York native DJ Eitan Noyze.
|10:00|| 10pm -3:45am: MAKLAPSO/Sean Oxley - Afro deep/AfroTik
￼David plays under 3 musical Aliases Maklapso, The Fogshow & David Ireton. His commitment to the South African music scene is evident. He has played in many verticals in the South African landscape from Clubs in the Township of Khayelitsha and Gugulethu to the biggest festivals in South Africa. He is a regular on the Red Bull Studios artist roster. As one of the founders of the Cape Town Electronic Music Festival as well as curating line up's some of Cape Towns best underground events his involvement in the scene is not just behind the decks. Maklapso is his latest project that has taken him into the hearts of the Cape Town townships playing South African House music to people from all cultures of South Africa Sean Oxley is a well known name in the South African Dance music scene and he has boasted a number of residencies at some of Jo-burg and Cape Towns finest and top rated nightclubs. If ever you have been at a Party that Sean was ripping up, you would definately have known it because just as the music he plays cannot be ignored or be played in the background un noticed ...
|Wednesday, September 3|
|6:00||6-8pm: Scott Kulick - Jazz
A lifelong musician, Scott gained his earliest musical experiences growing up on Long Island, New York. Going on to study music at Roanoke College in Virginia, the trumpet and guitar pulled him in increasingly opposed directions: studying classical and jazz performance while also playing guitar for local rock acts.
|8:00||8-10pm: The Stachel Quintet - funky world jazz
Norbert Stachel is a multi-instrumentalist, recording and performance artist. He has long been recognized for his individualized soloistic style on saxophones, clarinets, and flutes. He has left his mark on recordings and performances with such great artists as Aerosmith, Tower of Power, Roger Waters, Tony Toni Toné, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, Prince, Tito Puente, Diana Ross, Boz Scaggs, Neil Diamond, En Vogue, The Temptations, Sheila E, Quincy Jones, Les McCann, Don Cherry, Freddie Hubbard, Roy Hargrove, Andrew Hill, and many others.
|10:00||10-11:30pm: Moun Oah - Exotic Rock
"Moun noir!" This is one of the ways you call a friend in the creole spoken language In the Reunion Island, where I was born. Oah is my own stylized way to write noir. The island is cadenced by the Maloya, Sega, Seggae, Zouk and Reggae rhythms and malgaches songs and is always open to the influences of French music, American and British rock, the salsa from South America and the samba from Brazil, the country where I’ve been living for the past ten years.
|12:00||12 -3:45am DJ Dakar - ragga, dancehall, naija ,Rnb, couper deca|
|Thursday, September 4|
|6:00||6-8pm: Gene Segal - Jazz
Born in Russia and raised in New York by immigrant parents, Gene Segal brings a defined presence along with some formidable skills. A one-time student of guitarists Scott Henderson and Joe Diorio, his voice encompasses a rock and blues aesthetic with impressive technique via his lessons with jazz masters Vic Juris and John Abercrombie. Yet preconceptions should be thrown out the door, because Hypnotic is a definitive debut of Segal's sharp abilities s a leader, composer, and performer.
|7:55||8pm-12am: NORTH MISSISSIPPI HILL COUNTRY NIGHT
Bill Hammer brings to you the best Blues and Country artists in the city for a great night of live music in Harlem.
|11:30||11:30pm-3:45am AFROLICIOUS w/ DJ JP Biamby
Afrolicious - Dj JP BIAMBY Presents Classic Afro-Beat, Coupe Decale, Hip Life, Najia, N'dombolo, Soukous, Reggae, Soca, Reggaeton sprinkled with a little bit of current Hip Hop & R&B.
|Friday, September 5|
|6:00||6-8pm: Trevor and the Weekly World News - Jazz
He attended the Meadowmount School of Music in the summer as a student of Patricia McCarty and Alan Bodman in 2003-05, and 2007, and the National Symphony Orchestra’s Summer Music Institute in 2006 where he studied with William Foster. As an undergraduate in Portland, Oregon, Trevor was the Oregon Laurel Scholar and studied with Joel Belgique. Trevor completed his Masters degree as a Walgreen scholar at the University of Michigan where he studied with Yizhak Schotten and Dennis Wilson.
|8:00||8-9pm Matt Townsend and The Wonder of the World - Indie Folk Ro
"This young man has to be one of my all time favorites. Lately I've found a few. But Matt has something that I think everyone's been looking for. Truth, beauty, peace, and enlightenment in his songs. They are mesmerizing. This is one album I can't stop listening to." - Nashville Music Guide
|9:00||9-10pm: Nafsi Groove
Nafsi Groove is a Brooklyn, NY based, Soul-Jazz-Funk Fusion Band
|10:00||10-12am: Courtnee Roze
We are a 5-piece band (guitars, bass, drums, vocals,percussion, horns) with a female lead vocalist/percussionist. We have been described as one of the must innovative and captivating bands in New York City. Our music has a funk, afro, pop, house texture. People are often amazed by the diversity and musical arrangement this band.
|12:00||12-3.45am Dj Birane from Ivory Coast
One of NYC's finest African DJ, the best coupé decallé, hiphop & RnB, dancehall, soca, Zouk, Naija, and salsa in the city.