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sunday, february 1, 2015 4:00pm


Join us for the SUPER BOWL at Shrine during the Happy Hour. Flat screen TVs, great people and atmosphere and the coolest bear in town! Stay tuned for more details!

sunday, february 1, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am Reggae Rock Steady Movement - DJ Madi & DJ AKZ

Your sunday rendez vous with DJ Madi & 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, february 2, 2015 7:00pm

7-8pm: The Toby Tobias Ensemble from South Africa

Born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa, Toby has immersed himself in all genres of American Music of the last 50 years. His interest in African Rhythms & World Music, coupled with his keen ear for highly intuitive arrangements, has been the hallmark of his writing and performance styles, and he has garnered a strong following of listeners on Long Island and beyond.

monday, february 2, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Brook Batteau Solo - Pop/Rock/Soul

Brook Batteau, songwriter, guitar player, vocalist extraordinaire, brings you his new CD, People of the Forest, featuring The Planet Told Me. Currently performing in New England and New York, Batteau has been known to travel, alone or with his band. Demented frontman, the mad eponymous magician, who plays around with his voice so you get a little Roy Orbison, a little David Byrne, a little Antony & the Johnsons, a little Barry White, a little Rufus, both Wainwright and Chaka Khan.

monday, february 2, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Joshua Mateo - Singer

Born in the heart of New York City, Joshua Mateo has always shared a passion for creative expression—found in the arts, science and a deep desire to better understand the human condition. Deriving from Puerto Rican descent, Joshua was raised in the Soundview section of the South Bronx, a community that would cultivate and nourish his desire in becoming a singer/songwriter.

monday, february 2, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Accept Yourself - Indie Rock

Concieved in west texas by a NY rapper making a living as a folk musician with dreams of reverb and dancing. original melodies born while stranded in the desert working for mexican cowboys. dreams came true upon making it back to the rustbelt, hitchhiking/etc, and forming a band in detroit...

monday, february 2, 2015 11:00pm

11PM-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, february 3, 2015 6:00pm

6-7pm: Shlomo Franklin - Singer Songwriter

Shlomo Franklin. I'm 18. I grew up on a farm in Bethel NY. My greatest musical influences are Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Johnny Cash, And Slash. I believe deeply in the new generation and I can't wait to have many records out as soon as possible.

tuesday, february 3, 2015 7:00pm

7-9pm: FPP - The First Person Plural Harlem Presents

The First Person Plural Reading Series was founded in 2011 with the hope of bringing more attention to creative communities in Harlem. We began this series by inviting inventive, inspiring writers and artists to showcase work written from a “we” or plural POV. We don’t know what our writers are going to produce, but we do know that it’s always powerful work.

tuesday, february 3, 2015 8:55pm

9pm-12am: Flaca Music Presents

An eclectic music showcase brought to you by Taylor Rich!

tuesday, february 3, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Craig Kierce - Folk/Rock/Pop

Craig Kierce is a New York City-based singer-songwriter. He writes catchy folk/pop/rock songs and fronts a three-piece rock band.

tuesday, february 3, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: C Kay- Indie / Indie Pop

A three-time winner of “Showtime at the Apollo,” CKAY combines a vocal quality comparable to Adele, with the quirky musical nature of Regina Spektor, and epic melodies of bands like Coldplay, Florence and the Machine, and U2. A product of the 90’s, this high-energy, eclectic singer/songwriter is an artist beyond her years, with a rich, explosive sound that is sure to move you. CKAY is currently playing in NYC area. Be sure to check her out.

tuesday, february 3, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12am: The company Kept - Fusion

tuesday, february 3, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Kamson Junior

DJ Kamson JR of his real name Kamagate Kamson is an Africa Artist/Dj who started his career in 2008. He actually plays all and every kind of Music House,Reggae,Afro-house,HipHop,Coupe decale,Ndombolo,Zaiko,Mandingo,Naija

wednesday, february 4, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: The Alex Bryson Quartet - Jazz

Alexander Bryson is an English Pianist based in New York. After completing his undergraduate degree at Trinity College of Music in London he moved to New York City to to pursue a Masters degree in Classical performance at Mannes College the New School for Music. Following graduation he has worked increasingly as jazz musician, an area in which has been involved thoughout his classical studies. During his time in New York he has worked with Murray Wall, Dwayne Clemons, John Leonard, Gary Montenaro, and Marie Claire Giraud

wednesday, february 4, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Brad Russell Trio - Rock/Funk

"Curve Ball" article from Crystal Fawn's website Curve Ball PART II by Brad Russell, NY Freelance Pro Sessionist/Bassist Dec 31, 2008 Ok, the second "curve ball' I was thrown was on the very next day! I had planned to "watch the bass book" on a very successful and popular Broadway musical (let me explain the term "watch the book": it refers to a musician who plans on subbing for the regular player; s/he sits in the pit with the other musicians and watches the entire show). I was attending the 2:00 pm matinee on a very crowded Saturday afternoon in midtown Manhattan - the trains were slow, it was pouring rain and I was running late! All I could think was, "great, this is not the way I want to make my first impression!"

wednesday, february 4, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Blue Savages - Country Blues

Four guys from New York ready to fill your ear holes with a creamy blend of Blues, Blues and Country. Hard driving. Rough and nice, intensely associated. This band could be all things to all people but they don't pay them enough for that. What can be said about Blue Savages that hasn't already been publicly stated by the FBI? Four guys who may or may not have your best interests at heart. If you try to roll with them be prepared for waking up somewhere you've never been with a hangover, having signed some sort of binding legal agreement or maybe just maxing out your credit cards by playing drinking games with the band. So get up and dance, just rock in your chair or cry in your beer. They got you covered. Coming soon to a venue near you. Wait, what?

wednesday, february 4, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: The Mike Erickson Project - Funk/Blues

The level of musicianship is of a very high order, the music a mix of funk, blues, progressive, with vocals and groove.

wednesday, february 4, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12am: Mark Evich From Russia with full band.

wednesday, february 4, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am DJ Dakar

DJ Dakar is from the Pikine neighborhood of Dakar, Senegal, and now lives in Harlem, New York City. He got his start in the music business as an audio technician for radio and television in Dakar. He also DJ'd Dakar's late-night, hip-hop radio show "Hotmix" on WALF-FM. Now in New York, DJ Dakar's music is distinguished by his mixing of the latest hits in dance, hip-hop, Sengalese mbalax, reggae, Ivorian couper decaler, Congolese soukous, salsa, reggaeton and more.

thursday, february 5, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Sunfree - Jazz

Composer/performer on electric violin and flute.

thursday, february 5, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Mishti - Singer Songwriter Guitarist

Line up: Alex Nolan on vocals and guitars (Jill Sobule, Toshi Reagon), Anthony Candullo on bass (Live Society, Myles Mancuso) and I usually rotate drummers.

thursday, february 5, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: The Clubs - Funk/Soul

The Clubs were formed in 2008 by Ian Kirkman & have been electrifying New York audiences ever since. In 2009 The Clubs released a well received live EP, Live At The Bitter End, which showcased the band's ability to captivate a venue with their special hybrid of R&B, Funk & Soul. In early 2010 The Clubs entered Velvet Swan Studios in NYC to begin recording their debut studio album. It was released on September 27, 2010.

thursday, february 5, 2015 12:00am

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, february 6, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Zolaland - Jazz

Zolaband, a new group featuring Rebecca Zola on vocals, Joe Vilardi on guitar, Bryan Qu on saxophone, Nick Dunston on bass and Connor Parks on drums.

friday, february 6, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Shelly Bhushan - Soul/Pop

The Texas native has been belting her soulful heart out practically since birth. She�s sung in many projects, everything from choral to swing, funk to classical, but always wanted to do her own thing

friday, february 6, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Cold Fujon - Funk

friday, february 6, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Allinor from Ghana - Reggae Soul

He is Journey Man, ever shouldering his guitar as he travels, empathizing and warm to each person he encounters. Before he picked up his first guitar he had already written dozens of songs, and as his strumming acumen brightens so does his ability to croon the sentiments of regular people across the globe struggling to make ends meet, finding happiness and peace in small rewards and hard work. Fin...

friday, february 6, 2015 12:00am

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, february 7, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Session - R&B

"SESSION" is a queens based band that is an R&B rock jazz cover band that also has an original CD called "ROMANTIC" WE have traveled all over the country we are 'SESSI"ON'

saturday, february 7, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: La Venganza de Cheetara from Buenos Aires

La Venganza de Cheetara is an Argentinian instrumental trio from Buenos Aires formed in 2010. The band’s line-up includes founder members Angeles Rojas (keyboard) and Angeles Cases Bocci (electric guitar) alongside longtime member Federico Miyashiki (drums). La Venganza de Cheetara has developed its own minimalistic sound. Generating and investigating new sounds and combining rock, jazz and psychedelic elements without a conventional style in mind, songs are usually constructed by using different methods such as the melodic, harmonic or rhythmic reiteration, the improvisation inside a predetermined structure, a clear control of dynamics and a constant dialogue between different tone colors. The band has released three EPs and is now recording their first studio album which will come out on 2015.

saturday, february 7, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Leisure Studies - Rock

Rock Band from Brooklyn.

saturday, february 7, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Dorsia - Rock, Psychedelia and Funk

Dorsia is a New York City based improvisational quartet featuring dual electric guitars, bass, and drums. Blending elements of classic rock, psychedelia and funk, Dorsia serves up concise, melodic compositions and sweeping, exploratory grooves.

saturday, february 7, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12am: Fish House Road - Funk/R&B/Reggae/Rock

Fish House Road is that rare band that comes along every so often; a band that shatters the mold and defies definition. Their infectious blend of R&B, Funk, Jam, Rock, Reggae and Improvisational create a soundscape that demands people get up and dance. The band is led by Nick DeBlasio on lead vocals and electric ukulele, with Rocky Tironi on guitar, Kayne Neugebauer on bass, Nick Van Leer on the drums, and on sax Steven Paul. Since their inception in 2010, they’ve already made a huge mark on the industry opening for such bands as: Jefferson Starship, Rusted Root, Boom Box, Trigger Hippy, The London Souls, and The Slide Brothers

saturday, february 7, 2015 12:00am

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.