homepage nowplaying nowplaying art calendar facebook twitter myspace
mafrika

sunday, june 25, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

sunday, june 25, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

sunday, june 25, 2017 4:05pm

1-5pm: LIVE GOSPEL BRUNCH with Lady E

Live Gospel Performances and brunch every Sunday 1-5pm

sunday, june 25, 2017 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, june 25, 2017 8:00pm

8-9pm: Cheryl Pyle Beyond Group - Flute & Guitar

Cheryl Pyle duo has an ethereal , melodic swinging sound always pushing the boundaries for jazz flute in her own unique way. Ms Pyle has played with many fine musicians since moving to New York in 1980 and she continues to record on her own 11th street music label and perform at many jazz venues.

sunday, june 25, 2017 9:00pm

9-10pm: Attic Valley - Acoustic Trio

Acoustic Trio (Currently) looking to bring you exactly what you want: Good. Music.

sunday, june 25, 2017 10:00pm

10pm-12am: 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’. 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.

sunday, june 25, 2017 12:00am

12-3:45am: Crown Kings Reggae Sundays - Reggae Night

"Crown Kings Reggae Sundays" DJ Ceace *Dj Blue Steele *DJ Rio *Kimani

monday, june 26, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

monday, june 26, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

monday, june 26, 2017 6:00pm

6-7pm: Mustard - Folk / Soul

Mustard, aka the Real Mr. Funshine, is an eclectic genre-hopping singer/songwriter from the Midwest with roots in folk and soul. A corduroy, r/b tenor gives his Folk & Soul music the organic sexuality that is quickly defining his national renown.

monday, june 26, 2017 7:00pm

7-8pm: Cory Phillips - Retro / Soul

Phillips is a moody jet-setter and a sultry tenor who lights dangerous fires with erotic poetry and baby-making soul music. His touring support group is made up of some of Los Angeles’ best session and touring players. The original grease they slip you keeps you dancing with relentless groove, and then kisses you softly through some of the most loin-tingling ballads you will have ever heard.

monday, june 26, 2017 8:00pm

8-9pm: Salina Solomon- Indie Pop/Pop Rock/ Singer/Songwriter

What happens when you take a sassy alternative New York City sound, mix in some of London’s edgy rock vibes and add just a dash of Nashville charm? Your end result would be the raw and earthy music of rising alternative/pop artist Salina Solomon. A world-traveler with a growing international following, she brings to the stage her energetic and quirky personality while also showcasing her rich vocals and vibrant style. Digital Journal has named her ‘Top 5 Female Artists To Watch in 2017’​. So on the heels of her recent multi-city tour, she now readies once again to introduce her unforgettable style to audiences across the country with her 2017 “2020” ​tour coinciding with the release of her newest EP project “2020.”

monday, june 26, 2017 9:00pm

9pm-12am: Late Nights at The Shrine - Showcase

Our event is a live music event that displays a wide variety of music genres, such as but not limited to R&B, soul, pop, funk, and alternative. At the end of the night there is an open mic that is held and artist can choose to sing, or do poetry with the band or their own track.

monday, june 26, 2017 12:00am

12-3:45am: 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, june 27, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

tuesday, june 27, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

tuesday, june 27, 2017 6:00pm

6-7pm: Juanma Trujillo from Venezuala- Guitarist

Born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, guitarist Juanma Trujillo has performed with several important Venezuelan bands and artists including El Regaño, Domingo en Llamas, Gustavo Medina, Monsalve y los Forajidos, Laura Guevara & Pablo Gil. In 2005, he moved to Los Angeles, California and had the pleasure of performing regularly at major Los Angeles music venues with Gary Fukushima, Gary Pratt, Michael Mull, Brandon Sherman and Emilio Terranova among others. Since moving to New York City in 2014 Juanma has participated in a variety of projects with fellow musicians Nick Grinder, Rebecca Sullivan, Josiah Boornazian, Ethan Helm, Leonor Falcón, Juan Pablo Carletti, Christof Knoche, Patricia Franceschy, Noel Brennan, and Andrew Schiller. Juanma’s activity in multiple musical ensembles has enabled him to perform in various venues all over the world, including Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Venezuela, Austria and Slovenia.

tuesday, june 27, 2017 7:00pm

7-8pm: Snir Yamin - Singer/Songwriter

Hailing from Israel, Snir Yamin is a singer and songwriter with a personal and eclectic approach to his music. His songs bridge the gaps between the intimacy of folk, the appeal of pop and the energy of rock, echoing the sound of talented performers the likes of Damien Rice, Jeff Buckley, Neil Young or Elliott Smith, just to mention a few. Intricate melodies, moody atmospheres and soft-spoken lyricism are the hallmarks of Snir’s work, as the singer conveys feelings of both darkness and light within his tunes, going for a melancholic, yet uplifting sensibility.

tuesday, june 27, 2017 8:00pm

8-9pm: Tang Sauce - Hip Hop

Tang brings an old school Hip-Hop flow with a new school perspective, with which he spreads peace, love, and positivity.

tuesday, june 27, 2017 9:00pm

9-10pm: Ohene Cornelius - Funk / Rap

Multi Faceted Artist focusing on acting and music! He will appear with his band at Shrine - His credits include, Nicholas Cage's "Kick Ass," "Law and Order: Criminal Intent," "Nike's Hyper dunk Commercial," "Subway Doo wop singer's Commercial," and the independent film "Horizon." The short films: "The Ferry" "I Want You" "Red Hook" and "Replayground." The stage plays: "Auction Block to Hip Hop," "Platanos and Collard Greens" (both B.T.L. productions) plus "Colored People's Time" and other works with the repertory company the Negro Ensemble Company which he also studied with reputable actors Charles Weldon, Erik Kilpatrick, and Barbara Montgomery. Cornelius consistently works on music, reminding one of Will Smith, Jamie Foxx, and Kevin Bacon and looks forward to his opportunity to show depth and offer himself to the audience.

tuesday, june 27, 2017 12:00am

12am-3:45am: DJ Shine

DJ Shine is a skilled, female DJ born and based in the NYC area. Playing for events at The Delancey, The Lantern, Mazaar Lounge and more. Rocking the house with everything from the hot, new hits to the old school classic jams. She spins all different genres including R&B, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Afro-beat, EDM, Pop, House, Latin, and World Music.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

wednesday, june 28, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

wednesday, june 28, 2017 6:00pm

6-7pm: Sarah Wise June Residency - Folk Rock

Sarah Wise is a folk-pop driven singer songwriter with a rootsy core. Influenced by the raw emotion of songwriters such as Patty Griffin, Lucinda Williams, Mieka Pauley, and Emmylou Harris, Sarah's confessional lyrics are defiant and searing, vulnerable and searching. The past few years have found her developing material and cutting her teeth at New York venues including Rockwood Music Hall, Arlene's Grocery, The Bitter End, Caffe Vivaldi, and others with veterans Clifford Carter, Marc Shulman, and Ann Klein. Sarah recently recorded her debut single "Hang Tight," with plans to release a string of singles throughout the remainder of 2016. Sarah looks forward to her Shrine debut.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 8:00pm

8-9pm: The Offenderz- Rock

The Offenderz are a new band whose core members have appeared frequently on ReW & WhO?

wednesday, june 28, 2017 9:00pm

9-10pm: Viva La Muerte - Jam Band

Viva la Muerte is a spiritual walkabout, from the front porch to the desert to the magnolia, thoughtful rock that doesn’t forget to have fun.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 10:00pm

10-11pm: Sofus- Funk/ Jam

Sofus is a funky American jam band that fuses elements of rock, jazz, and psychedelia to create an enchantingly groovy new musical style.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 11:00pm

11pm-12am: SHILOdelay - Alt. / Indie / Surf

SHILO is an American artist (b. Columbus, OH). He's performed over the years in numerous organizations and cities from East to West coasts as well as Mexico City, including The Bay Area's Starfish in the Clouds, The Love Dimension, and Shilo & Augustus and Columbus' John Ear and Out Fox & The Cops. He is also finishing a PhD on the Upper West Side, where he works in the development of bio-inspired renewable energy using bacterial spores.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 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.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 12:05am

DOWNSTAIRS in The Green Room: 9:30-11pm: Valdaniel - Funk

Multi-instrumentalist valDaniel soothes us with his ambient funk vibe and hits us quick with witty lyric. Trumpet, flute, guitar, bass, megaphone... rap, sing, speak, beatbox... he does it all.

wednesday, june 28, 2017 1:00am

11pm-late: DJ Eddie Res

Eddie Res spins hip-hop, r&b, and soul.

thursday, june 29, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

thursday, june 29, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

thursday, june 29, 2017 6:00pm

6-7pm: Joel Forrester Quintet- Jazz

Pianist and composer JOEL FORRESTER, co-leader of the MICROSCOPIC SEPET, has a new New York band. It's a quintet featuring Michi Fuji on jazz violin and Michael Irwin on trumpet. David Hofstra on bass and Matthew Garrity on drums, Forrester regulars, round out the band. It has performed, over its two-month history, at Cleopatra's Needle, Spectrum, Knickerbocker's, Thai Rock, and Barbes. It plays, exclusively, tunes by Forrester, who studied composition with Thelonious Monk.

thursday, june 29, 2017 7:00pm

7-8pm: James Beaudreau Band - Jazz Rock / Jam Band

Former Billy Nayer Show guitarist and solo experimental performer and recordist James Beaudreau plays songs from the folk, country & rock traditions.

thursday, june 29, 2017 8:00pm

8-9pm: Moose - Pop / Rock / Funk / Indie

MOOSE is an original music project showcasing the songs of NYC-based singer / songwriter Stephen Mucciolo. MOOSE has an eclectic ensemble of talented NYC musicians - including a saxophone and trombone - which adds to their unique sound and energetic live performance.

thursday, june 29, 2017 9:00pm

9pm-3:45am: Beats Presented by Boom Bits Music

Beatsmission is to provide the ideal environment where local artist can perform, paint and participate in a grassroots event. Beats provides arts and entertainment at a professional level with local accessibility by combining art and music as a forum that allows all walks of life within the community to experience quality entertainment and local interaction at an affordable price.

friday, june 30, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

friday, june 30, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

friday, june 30, 2017 6:00pm

6-7pm: Allegra Krieger- Singer Songwriter

A contemporary folk singer and songwriter inspired by a life lived transiently and freely; with songs regarding her travels and the relations that have come and gone within them. Musical influences such as Jeff Buckley, Joni Mitchell, Nick Drake, and Jackson C. Frank are subtly conveyed within her original compositions. Allegra is currently based in New York City while in the process of producing and recording her debut album.

friday, june 30, 2017 7:00pm

7-8pm: Rodrigo Bonelli Quintet- Brazilian Jazz

The latin jazz music of Rodrigo Bonelli combines driving rhythmic patterns from Afro-Cuban and Brazilian styles along with highly inspired melodies to convey the group's message. Whether they play intensely or at a more relaxed tempo, the compositions all share rich melodies and the musicians strong interplay always shines through. They will be joined by amazing and versatile singer Erin Blatti.

friday, june 30, 2017 8:00pm

8-9pm: The Wandering Poet - World

"The Wandering Poet": a contemporary/world music rendition of traditional pieces of music from India arranged to transcend genres and cross boundaries of language, nationalities and cultures. Arranged by Pablo Reyes and sung by Samyukta Ranganathan.

friday, june 30, 2017 9:00pm

9-10pm: WAHH World Fusion Band

Trailblazers of a unique and multiform sound, 'Wahh World Fusion Band' is rooted in India's rich traditional musical culture and enveloped in an artful weave of Jazz, Rock and Funk. 'Wahh'! Is a spectacular blend of East meets West in true Fusion Music Style.

friday, june 30, 2017 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Osekre and The Lucky Bastards Afropop-Indie

Osekre is the new Fela! - WBAI "Osekre sounds like Ghana's ans to Eugine Hutz of Gogol Bordello" - Afropunk If "The Clash" were from the Caribbean - Yours Truly

friday, june 30, 2017 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.

friday, june 30, 2017 12:05am

Downstairs in The Green Room: 7-10pm: VGM Dance Party - Fusion

The band, "VGM Dance Party" is a great fusion band that plays Video Game music in the context of skilled improvising Jazz musicians.

saturday, july 1, 2017 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

saturday, july 1, 2017 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

saturday, july 1, 2017 6:00pm

6-7pm: Aya Ishida Sextet - Jazz

Aya Ishida is a jazz singer bringing a sextet to play some exciting standards with original arrangements.

saturday, july 1, 2017 7:00pm

7-8pm: Joy Oladokun - Rock 'n Soul

saturday, july 1, 2017 8:00pm

8-10pm: Jack Henry Trio w/ Joyce Devoron - Latin / Fusion / Jazz

Jack Henry is a percussionist, bandleader and composer. As a percussionist, Jack Henry has performed in many bands playing all styles of music. He has studied drums with the late Charles Tappan in NYC. He has also played in many NYC jazz workshops and jam sessions .He has extensive experience playing numerous club dates in the NY/PA/NJ areas. His legendary experience as a bandleader, began we he hosted the weekly jam sessions at the former jazz club Angry Squire on 7th ave in NYC. Since that time he has lead bands in NYC playing at such legendary jazz clubs as Metronome, Triad, Cleopatra's Needle , West Side Bistro , Five Spot , Anarchy Café, Downtime and the long time standing and present jazz club Birdland. As a composer, his latest CD is "Nothin but Swing" and includes original jazz self-written. "Nothin but Swing" can be sampled and purchased on CDbaby.com.

saturday, july 1, 2017 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Blu Cha Cha - Latin Jazz

My name is Trombonita and I lead a band called Blu Cha Cha. Blue Cha Cha, while Latin based, is a fusion of Blues, Jazz, Salsa, Reggae, Ska, R&B, Funk, Motown and Standards. The band consists of keyboard, guitar, bass, drums, percussion, flute and three trombones! The arranging and writing is done by me, Trombonita.

saturday, july 1, 2017 12:05am

Downstairs in The Green Room: 8-10pm: Cane Mill Road - Bluegrass

From the Appalachian Mountains in Deep Gap, North Carolina the band preserves traditional bluegrass while exploring the cutting edge of progressive grass.