WEEKLY FUNK INVOCATION
Afrobeat, Brazilian, Dub, Reggae, Cumbia, Samba Disco, Batucada, Afro-Latin House, Indian Beats, Makossa & other deep-rooted Funk music from around the world
September 2, 2010
(Soul in the Park)
Rani D is continuously searching for the sound that will raise our collective frequency to a higher vibration. He believes the world has one soul and music is a bridge that can return all to one. Each chance to express himself is an opportunity to help build that moment for others to find themselves in everyone else.
film screening 9-10pm:
"What about Me?"
Following the success of their first double Grammy nominated film & album, "What About Me?" isthe latest offering from 1 Giant Leap. This visionary project took Duncan Bridgeman & Jamie Catto to over 50 locations as they explore through music, the complexities of human nature on a global scale, and aims to reveal how we are all connected through our creativity and beliefs, but most of all collective insanity.
Covering universal topics such as God, Sex, Death, and money, What About Me? features an incredibly diverse collection of collaborators from Noam Chomsky to Will Young, Maxi Jazz to Tim Robbins, Billy Connolly to Michael Franti, Eckhart Tolle to Baaba Maai, among many others!
Encompassing a TV series, film, and album, this is a poignant, emotional and entertaining time capsule of humanity at it's most inspirational! Myra Vides - Activist, Photographer, and Youth Producer of events throughout the Los Angeles area is representing the film "What About Me?" directed by Duncan Bridgeman and Jamie Catto from 1 GIANT LEAP, A FILM that is not to be missed
*NEW album "Hymns for the Rebel Soul" on ITunes!
afro funke' booking, photography & production:
++Plus special surprise guests each week!
++Plus drink specials every Thursday!
Afro Funke' Thursdays
1301 5th Street @ Arizona
Santa Monica, CA 90401
310.451.2221 / 21+ (EVERYONE must have ID)
9pm - 2am / $7 before 10:30pm - $10 after
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