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Thu. November 6th 2008 10pm - 1am doors at 9pm Element (No Minors) 10pm - 1am doors at 9pm
$15 Advance / $15 Door
Moses Mayes
Thursday, November 6, 2008
Element Nightclub, 919 Douglas St, Victoria
Doors 9:00pm - Showtime 10pm
Tickets: $15 Advance / $15 Door
Available at: Lyle's place (service charge) 770 Yates St., McPherson Box Office 386-6121,
Strathcona Hotel 919 Douglas St. & online at http://www.hightideconcerts.net

Moses Mayes website: http://www.mosesmayes.com

Classic funk grooves, slick guitar riffs, punchy horn lines, old School keys and turntable cuts - this is Moses Mayes. A sound
Defined by the vision of three students of groove that Encompasses elements of past and modern funk fusion.


Since 1999, the music of Moses Mayes has been moving People on the dance floor and from their stereos across North
America. Their live performances have earned them a Reputation as one of the best acts in their scene, playing to Festival and club audiences and leading the new funk fusion Sound over the last 7 years. Add three full length releases, a Three song ep, a Western Canadian Music Award, shared Stages with funk legends Herbie Hancock & James Brown and Thousands of record sales and you have an accumulation of Years of experience in orchestrating grooves and exploring Sonic frontiers.

The result, ‘Second Ring’, the third full length album from Moses Mayes produced by veteran dance floor killer Jamie Shields
(the New Deal). At the forefront, the classic Moses dance-funk Grooves and signature jazz horn playing. In the new, vocals by Artists Sherry St.Germain, Ariane Jean and PHATT al, each of Whom adds their own flavour to the Moses sound. The result, a New take on modern dance music, songs that incorporate Elements from the genres of funk fusion, jazz, house and pop. It’s time to hit the dance floor with a different sound...the sound Of Moses Mayes.

Moses Mayes

Moses Mayes is a seven-piece instrumental ensemble that has developed a reputation for their outrageous live shows, which combine classic jazz-funk fusion with the irresistibly modern edge of house. Groove-based and exceedingly high energy, this Winnipeg act has opened for James Brown. Influenced by ?70s groove gods such as Herbie Hancock and Tower... more info
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