|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: Sean Oxley AKA DJ Umlungu - Afro deep/AfroTik
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.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.
|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.
|11:30||11:30pm -3:45am DJ Dakar - ragga, dancehall, naija ,Rnb, coupé|
|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.
|8:00||8-9pm: Whiskey Heart - Blues
We are psyched to be included in The Aquarian Weekly's 10 must-see bands of 2014!! Huge thanks to Charley Crespo for checking out our show and including us in the article (here's a link must-see 2014). We've got big things brewing for this year, and being included in this list is super inspiring! That being said, be sure to check out the full band at Rockwood Stage 2 on February 13th at 11pm following the amazing Charlene Kaye! Want to hear us on the radio? Tune in to 107.1 The Peak online or in your car.
|9:30||9-10pm: R.L. Boyce
Blues from Mississippi.
|10:00||10pm-12am: Pork Chop Willie - Blues
Pork Chop Willie’s debut national album Love is the Devil lights a new fire under America’s musical melting pot, bringing fresh heat to the Mississippi hill country blues tradition while blending in elements of Americana, rock, alt-country and even classical music. The 13-song disc serves as a bridge between those genres, the past and the present, and the band’s Magnolia State inspirations and Manhattan home.
|12:00||12-3:45am 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.
|Saturday, September 6|
|6:00||6-8pm: Kristina Koller Band - Jazz/Funk/Rock
Kristina Koller has been performing more than half her life. With multiple years of performing musical theater, classical and rock music she is now expanding her musical creativity with a focus in jazz. She currently attends the Jackie McLean Institute for Jazz at the Hartt School of Music, studying vocal jazz. Kristina has performed at various venues throughout Westchester County, NYC and now she's expanding into CT, NJ, MA and PA. She performs solo, with a smaller trio and with The Kristina Koller Band.
|8:00||8-10pm: Mind Open - Jazz/Rock/Latin/Funk
Mind Open is a unique musical experience that mixes Jazz, Rock, Latin, Funk and a handful of other musical styles with creativity and spontaneity. The band could be described as Cal Tjader meets Jefferson Airplane and everything in between. With every performance, Mind Open tries to connect with their listeners, hoping to create a personal and uplifting experience. They are looking forward to sharing their love of music with you.
|10:00||Kakande - High Voltage Classical African Melodies - 10pm-12am
The balafon (xylophone) has electrified popular music in West Africa since the court of Emperor Sundiata Keita back in 1235. Lush vocals, flutes, sinewy guitars, cellos .
|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, September 7|
|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||THE SHRINE BIG BAND - 8-11pm
The Shrine Big Band is a 15-piece big band, with three trumpets, three trombones, four saxes, flute, piano, guitar, bass, and drums. Come and experience the experimental and hard-swinging sounds every first Sunday of the month from 8pm-11pm!
|11:00||11pm-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 8|
|6:00||6-8pm: Brian Plautz - Jazz
Brian Plautz has been developing a reputation as a dynamic saxophonist, composer and educator with a modern and accessible sound. He grew up outside of Cleveland, OH, where he has performed at the Quicken Loans Arena (home of the Cleveland Cavaliers), Severance Hall, Blossom Music Center and Nighttown. In Cleveland, he developed a rich musical background, from gospel to classical to jazz.
|8:00||8-9pm: Corey R-J - Singer Songwriter
Hello there, My name is Corey R-J. I am an musician, producer, and singer/songwriter, originally from small town Rhode Island, but have recently relocated to Boston, MA in hopes of further establishing myself within the music industry. Since 2004, I have been writing, recording, and performing with various local acts across New England. Using styles of rock, pop, and jazz influenced from artists such as, The Early November, Minus The Bear, and The Rocket Summer I am able to write, record and self-produce material to create my own original sound.
|9:00||Kelsey - Acoustic/Alternative/Rock - 9-10pm
NYC based singer and songwriter Kelsey has been the proud vocalist, screamer and aural manipulator for the Alt-Rock band pILLOW tHEORY for years. A former NJ preppie nerd that trained in classical voice as well as jazz guitar and theory who turned goth, then punk, and eventually blended up all of his personalities to finally become well, himself.
|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.