CONCERT | CLUBS

General performances at concert halls and at other various clubs.

“Forever Freestyle 8”

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Safire @ “Forever Freestyle 8″ – Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

(March 1, 2014) Fever Records owner Sal Abbatiello packed the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts with his latest installation of “Forever Freestyle.” The concert featured performances by Sammy Zone, Fonda Rae, Lydia Lee Love, Nayobe, Safire, Lisa Lisa, Cynthia, Johnny O, TKA/K7, and Stevie B. Comedian Mark Viera provided the laughs with DJ Lucho, DJ 1st Class and DJ KYS providing the beats between acts.

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Joe Bataan @ Soundview Park

Joe Bataan backstage @ SummerStage 2013 | Soundview Park

Joe Bataan backstage @ SummerStage 2013 | Soundview Park

(July 2, 2013) The “King of Latin Soul” Joe Bataan brought his frenzy of classic hits to SummerStage 2013 | Soundview Park in the Bronx. Born and raised in Spanish Harlem (El Barrio, NYC), he is regarded as one of the key figures in the development of an urban musical style synonymous with the Nuyorican experience.

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Hasta La Proxima!

 

(December 15, 2010) Spent a little time out on the town with my bro Louis Ramos Jr. before he headed back to NC. Worked the Bomba rhythms in the Bronx with Dr. Drum then took a spin to El Barrio for ¡Trulla Caliente!, featuring Bobby Sanabria.  The group is Sanabria’s latest project for the holiday seasons. Their repertoire includes aguinaldo, seis chorreao, música jíbara and a bit of jazz, with appearances by spoken word artist Flaco Navaja. The music was outstanding and the company was golden. Safe journeys to all!

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Epik High’s “MAP THE SOUL” USA Tour 2009 (NYC)

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(May 22, 2009)
South Korea didn’t know what to make of these boys from Seoul when they released their first album, Map of the Human Soul, in 2003. Consisting of Tablo (aka Supreme T), DJ Tukutz (aka Street T), and Mithra (no alias, just Mithra), the group needed just two short years to make a splash in the Korean music scene, winning Artist of the Year as their songs hit #1 on the charts.

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Citi💯 exhibit! On view until March 26th

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