Moksha Family presents: “THE PYRAMID SESSIONS” during
*Moksha Roots Live* every third Friday!
Exotic Electronic, World, Dub, Downtempo, Conscious Hip Hop, Chillstep, Moombahsoul, Psybient, Glitch Hop, Bass, Acid Jazz, Liquid Funk & more! All performers are no stranger to the Sonic Alchemy of Musical Magic and are sure to treat your ears, hearts, & feet with Mind Expanding Grooves.
Sharing the Crystal Pyramid outdoor sound system this month are:
Visuals and Ambient Story’s By:
Live body Painting by:
Art Performance By:
~Sophie Moon & Unity is Change Art Project~
~Camila “Americana Exotica”~
~Sophie Moon *)~
The trees that provide us with the Air we Breath now need our intention to survive!
Come and feel the vibrations of sound that will take you back to the roots of the great Amazon through a theatrical performance that will transport you to your ancient heart, the survivor human in you that was once one with the Earth.
Enjoy Enlightened Music along with the Passionate Hearts That Perform with no other Intention but to Enrich our Spirits!
Please help us raise awareness about the deforestation of the mighty Amazon, which has now reached unprecedented levels. Let us dedicate the intentions of this night and our daily thoughts to stopping the construction of dams in the Amazon!
For more information about this please go the link below:
Miami, FL – Community Arts and Culture presents the 14th Annual Afro Roots World Music Festival, Celebrating 14 years of serving Miami Dade County with quality programs. The festival has been able to expand its reach beyond local South Florida artists by bringing in performers from African countries such as Senegal, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Mali, and the Republic of Congo. This global connection through music has helped the festival evolve into one of Miami’s most culturally diverse events.
14th Annual Afro Roots World Music Festival | Saturday, July 21st
7th Circuit Studios, 228 NE 59 St. Miami, FL |6pm- 3 am
Ticket prices will range from $13.00 presale, $20 at the door, $10 for Students & Seniors
Featured Musical Artists: Toubab Krewe, Sanba Zao, Cortadito, Morikeba Kouyate and Friends, Nag Champayons & Venezoniks
The 14th Annual Afro Roots World Music Festival will take place on July 21 at 7th Circuit Studios located at 228 NE 59 St., Miami, FL 33137. The evening will feature an array of percussion driving acts like the Afro-Venezuelan electronica group Venezoniks, spearheaded by Elastic Bond keyboardist/producer Andres Ponce, Haitian Racine legend Sanba Zao and West African Senegalese Kora master and griot from Senegal, Morikeba Kouyate. The night will also feature a new Cuban Son duo called Cortadito, the Afrogalactic Tropidelic sounds of Jam band Nag Champayons, and headliner Toubab Krewe; a band that mixes Malian with Southern American musical styles and is currently signed with the National Geographic label NATGEO.
The festival has added two free satellite events taking place at the Little Haiti Cultural Center located at 212-260 NE 59th Terrace Miami, FL 33137. The two events will be our kids program Let the Children have Music and Dance on Saturday July 21, 2012 from 10am -12pm. The theme of the show will be Voices of Africa, and will feature Morikeba Kouyate showcasing the Kora (African Harp), Ibrahima Dioubate showcasing the Balifon (African Marimba). Following the kids program will be a panel/workshop titled Voices of Africa, and will deal with the influence of African Music and culture past, present, and future. Panelist will include African Kora master Morikeba Kouyate, Haitian Racine legend Sanba Zao, festival producer Jose Elias, and more tba.
Sponsored by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, WDNA, 7th Circuit Productions, and the Little Haiti Cultural Center.
This Friday, 7th Circuit Productions and Moksha Family Arts Collective presents another edition of Moksha Roots Live, the official after party for The Rhythm Foundation’s Big Nights in Little Haiti. Come out to celebrate with us and support this ongoing monthly roots jam…
Lanzallamas shines as a unique modern world music ensemble comprised of Grammy-award nominated artist fusing with the finest talent in this multi-cultural world. A strong stage performance is a Lanzallamas high light, while the music is charged with melodic fire & a unique global chemistry. Lanzallamas has been invited to perform along with international world music stars such as Salif Keita, NovaLima, Cultura Profetica, SideStepper, Arturo Sandoval, Belo The Hotbutter Rum and Shamar Allen from the Rebirth Brass Band, to name some.
InnaSense started out using Miami and Philadelphia as a base, the band developed a strong local following and subsequently released 3 albums. Playing for crowds up and down the east coast, the new music has been a huge success, incorporating rock while keeping true to their reggae roots. InnaSense is comprised of an all star line up and its members have worked with well known artists like Mikey Dread, Julian Lennon, Blues traveler, Inner Circle, Lutan Fyer, Marcia Griffiths and Kymani Marley to name just a few. Performances as a group and individually have included Reggae on the River, Glastonburg Festival in England, Montreal Reggae Fest, Reggae Sunsplash, many other tours all over Europe and the United States.
ROCKERS 305 is a rough and ready band of seasoned players pushing foundational roots and dance hall reggae into new heights. Their heavy mannered, break out live show gets the crowd on their feet & rocking in swing.
~MOKSHA ROOTS COLLECTIVE ~
The Moksha Roots Collective Band is a constant rotation of Miami’s finest roots and world music musicians with international guests. Our special guest musicians all unite to deliver an eclectic Jam. You never know who may join the jam.
This All Star Group includes…
BAGGA TRAX – HARRY LACOUNTE – RENE BAILEY
WITH SPEACIAL GUESTS!
Resident ~DJ MOSES~
Special guest ~DJ Pablo~
~OPEN AIR GROOVES~ World dub, down-tempo, psybient music in backyard with the Sacred Space Lounge during Moksha Roots Live!