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sunday, july 5, 2015 5:00pm

5-8pm: The Shrine Sunday Jazz Jam Session with Lu Reid

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.

sunday, july 5, 2015 8:00pm


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!

sunday, july 5, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-3:45am: DJ Ceace - Reggae Night

Each and every Sunday night, DJ Ceace hold down Shrine’s till 4am spinning the hottest roots, rocksteady and dancehall to keep the dancefloor hot HOT HOT! Come check it out yourself!

monday, july 6, 2015 5:00pm

5-8pm: Harlem ASL Night

We are Deaf and Hard of Hearing members of the National Action Network, a leading civil rights organization, we established the House of Justice (HOJ) Deaf Club to create an environment for active Deaf and Hard of Hearing participation. We are supported by NAN's Interpreter/Advocates Committee.

monday, july 6, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Bonehart Flannigan - Singer Songwriter

"Bonehart Flannigan. There may be no more fitting pseudonym in all the singer-songwriter pen names I’ve heard. First, it sounds a little silly rolling off the tongue, makes you giddy in some way. Same goes for a Bonehart Flannigan performance. While the songs may hurl themselves at heartbreak, murder and destitution, their exuberance and charm matches that of their composer. But back to the name: Bonehart Flannigan.

monday, july 6, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Phantom Pop - Jazz/Fusion/Funk

Phantom Pop is a project created by Dave Lowenthal to record an album of original music. Dave is joined by Josh Schusterman on Drums, Haruka Yabuno on Keys, Matt Giella on Cornet , and Atsushi Ouchi on Tenor Sax. The music combines elements of modern jazz, funk, fusion, and neo-soul.

monday, july 6, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Crosswalk Anarchy - Jazz Hip Hop

monday, july 6, 2015 10:00pm 10-11pm: Crosswalk Anarchy - Jazz Hip Hop Crosswalk Anarchy is a collective of 5 Boston-based musicians who seek to blow your mind with their arsenal of sophisticated hip-hop/fusion originals and still have you singing along.

monday, july 6, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-3:45am: DJ Natt from Japan

With 13 years experience, DJ Natt is a very famous and professional dj in Tokyo. He started his career in NY since 2015. He spins Hip Hop,RnB,Reggae,Dancehall,Soca,Latin,Naija,House and Electronic.

tuesday, july 7, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Adam Machaskee - Jazz

Adam Machaskee is a recent graduate of Rutgers University’s Mason Gross School of the Arts where he earned his Masters of Music degree studying with New York area professionals Conrad Herwig and Andy Hunter. Originally from Cleveland Ohio, Adam studied with such locals as Mark Russo, Mike Shively and Paul Ferguson. He then completed a Bachelors of Music degree in Jazz Studies from University of Cincinnati’s College – Conservatory of music. There he studied with professors Marc Fields, Tim Anderson, and Kim Pensyl. At Rutgers University, Adam had the privilege of performing in the school’s top ensembles including the Scarlet Knights Jazz Trombones, winners of the 2011 International Trombone Association’s (ITA) Kai Winding Jazz Trombone Ensemble Competition.

tuesday, july 7, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: FLWRBEDS - Rock

Tim Perdoch & friends.

tuesday, july 7, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: John Warren - Folk

John Warren is a Long Island, NY native singing about all the sad punk kid feelings you have before you even have time to realize you have them. One time he watched a barn burn down. It was pretty.

tuesday, july 7, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Mark Gilday - Folk Rock Singer Songwriter

A spiraling singer/songwrangler from New Hampshire

tuesday, july 7, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12pm: Forget This - Indie Punk

From Long Island. Ian Karavas Tim Perdoch Alec Ciesla Mike Weiss

tuesday, july 7, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am DJ Basir

The R&B, old school, dancehall dj for a smoth tuesday night dancing.

wednesday, july 8, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Eric Plaks Trio - Jazz

Eric Plaks was born in Princeton, New Jersey, and attended Harvard College. After graduating, he began his jazz piano performing and recording career in Harlem. Eric has appeared in various formats around New York City and the wider world, including gigs in venues such as Joe’s Pub, Small’s, Little Branch, The Garage, Silvana, The Shrine, The I-Beam, The Tea Lounge, and Cornelia Street Cafe. For the last five years, he has led The Shrine Big Band, one of the city’s top collectives of improvisers, composers, and arrangers.

wednesday, july 8, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Lori Behram Duo - Rock Americana

The Lori Behrman Band is a fun, uptempo classic rock and 80's cover band. From Neil Young, to the Rolling Stones, Blondie, Pretenders, Bruce Springsteen, and Patty Smyth, it's always a party to see the band. Whether it's singing along, dancing, or just tapping your foot, there's something for everyone in this lively, fun, group with Paul Bauman on guitar, Steve Marks on bass, and Jim Cronin on drums. The band's joy of playing music, coupled with their camaraderie with each other makes for a fun evening for everyone. Join us at one of our gigs!

wednesday, july 8, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Second Child - Folk

Second Child, a band headed by guitarist/vocalist Alex DeSimine and bassist/vocalist Alex Tremitiere, started playing together when they were 13. Together, they have played at insane venues across the world from Wolverhampton to West Philly. Armed with that unique experience, BoyAlex and GirlAlex set out to make something significant. For years, they cycled through collaborations and experimentations that finally led to Second Child.

wednesday, july 8, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Giant Flying Turtles - Rock

Giant Flying Turtles is a power trio playing rock and alternative American roots music. With their dual vocal attack two multi instrumentalists compose catchy songs completed by a drummer who conjures up rhythms of love and mystery.

wednesday, july 8, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-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, july 9, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Nick Di Maria - Jazz

Formed in the summer of 2006 this band has been performing frequently throughout Connecticut. On stage the band explores what is possible through improvising as a group and taking chances which can sometimes lead to full ensemble "freak outs." Not to forget to mention that the band plays to its roots as well with classic standards and original compositions.

thursday, july 9, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Isa - Singer Songwriter

Isa Marina Lopez (born April 16, 1991), better known by her stage name Isa, is an American singer, songwriter, and model. Born in Bronx, New York to Dominican and Cuban parents, Isa quickly became a product of the urban-Latino culture that surrounded her, and later, the larger, more eclectic culture that encompasses all of New York City. From an early age, she felt a special connection to the performing arts – a connection that became immediately apparent to anyone who spent time with her. Bubbly, vivacious, and always ready to entertain, Isa lit up whenever she was given a stage, and not just from the spotlight.

thursday, july 9, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Heights Of Wisdom - Reggae

Eclectic, Vibrant, and Inspirational are just a few of the adjectives used to describe the performance and style of ‘Heights of Wisdom’. The founding members of the Band include: Jermaine ‘Autarchii’ Joseph (Vocals), Javed Wiggins (Saxophone), Desmond Braxton (Keyboard), Michael Pitt (Guitar), Coddel "Jerry" Stewart (Bass) and Rimel Smith (Drums and Percussions). Heights of Wisdom specializes in Roots Reggae music, as well as new sounds that defy the confinement of a genre and resonates withinthe soul and spirit.

thursday, july 9, 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. The result is an 11 song instant classic.

thursday, july 9, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ 9AM

R&B, Reggae, Soca, Electronic, Hip Hop, and Old School music.

friday, july 10, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Jocelyn Shannon Jazz Quartet

The Jocelyn Shannon Band is Jocelyn Shannon-voice, Mark Cohn-piano, Greg Zwiebel-bass, Freddie Macarone-drums. Jocelyn Shannon previously sang in The WL​ Jazz Ensemble. Mark Cohn is a veteran jazz pianist, flutist and composer. Greg Zwiebel has played upright and electric in a number of jazz, funk, rock and fusion projects. Freddie Macarone is a regular jazz, rock and theatre drummer. Combined, their talents create a distinctive, compelling sound.

friday, july 10, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Tanyaradzwa from Zimbabwe

Tanyaradzwa A. Tawengwa from Harare, Zimbabwe received her B.A. in Music (Cum Laude) from Princeton University. Theatre includes: generations (Assistant Music Director at Soho Rep., off-Broadway debut), I am an Emotional Creature by Eve Ensler (Powerhouse Theater NY, Market Theater Johannesburg, South Africa), Le Dindon (Princeton University), Phèdre (Princeton University), Look For Me In The Whirlwind by Makeda Kemit (Mill Hill Playhouse). Opera includes Albert Herring (Princeton University). Tanyaradzwa is the next new genre of music, and performing with Egun Omode (live djembe/dundun orchestra), her stage show is exciting, upbeat, soulful, and traditionally African. Nhasi ndezvedu!

friday, july 10, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Ruben Gonzalez with guest balafonist Famoro Diabate.

A show of songs that cross borders between distant places and spaces: South and North America, politics and poetry, pain and humor delivered with a healthy dose of rhythm and good lyrics.

friday, july 10, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Yacouba Diabate and Dounouya - African World Music

Yacouba Diabate And Dounouya Band is currently playing throughout New York City. They have performed in several different venues throughout the United States and Europe, including the United Nations in 2008 and 2009. He frequents many different Music venues in New York City, collaborating with artists such as Les Nubion, Ounou Sangoue, and Sekouba Banbino. He was also a permanent band member at the Saint Nick's Pub. In Europe, Yacouba has traveled to countries such as France, Germany, and many others.

friday, july 10, 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, july 11, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Showcase of performing art acts.

saturday, july 11, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Mthakathi - Rock World

Singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer Mthakathi (pronounced: (m-TAA-gaa-tee), conjures up music that is undeniably and unflinchingly Rock, but bespeaks a more prismatic World sensibility. It is music that draws from a lifelong immersion in South African culture; music that reflects a keen absorption of eclectic world elements; music that explores expression beyond borders; and music that rock...

saturday, july 11, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Ginkgoa - Swinging Pop

He comes from New York, he leaves in Paris - her name is Nicolle Rochelle, his name is Antoine Chatenet and fighting against all the odds of their geographic destiny, they have found each other. It was 2010, after four years of touring Europe with the director Jérome Savary, that Nicolle stumbled upon Antoine's productions on the internet. Instantly upon hearing Antoine's songs, she recognized herself within the sound and fell in love with his musical style. That very same evening they met by pure chance in a Parisian jazz club, and GINKGOA was born.

saturday, july 11, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: PreachermanN & The Revival - Funk/R&B/Soul

At a time when the art of the live performance is losing ground to homemade internet videos, and neophyte music groups are being awarded record deals without ever having wooed a single live audience, New York City’s Preachermann testifies to the tried and true formulas for achieving lastin..

saturday, july 11, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am: 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.