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Garden City Grooves presents Afrobeat in the Square: Kárà-Kátà Afrobeat Group, Masala, musicofmymind (DJ set)

Thu. July 16th 2015 6:00pm - 9:30pm doors at 5:30pm Centennial Square (All Ages) 6:00pm - 9:30pm doors at 5:30pm
Free
Presented by: Garden City Grooves, CFUV
CFUV 101.9 FM Victoria's Campus Community Radio Station, City of Victoria and DVBA are proud to bring you the Eventide Music Series in its second year with 10 weeks of free shows in Centennial/Spirit Square! Garden City Grooves is proud to present the July 16 edition of Eventide with an incredible evening of afrobeat and samba.

Kárà-Kátà Afrobeat Group, Canada (KAGC) is currently setting the BC music scene ablaze with its full-power renditions of classic West African Afrobeat tracks popularized by the late, great Fela Kuti as well as their own original material. Afrobeat music blends funk, jazz, highlife, psychedelic rock, and traditional rhythms in a whirlwind of ecstatic sound.

http://www.karakatagroup.com http://www.eventidevictoria.com
http://gardencitygrooves.com/

Masala (World Percussion)

Masala is a 15-person mobile percussion ensemble, all acoustic, always ready for a dance party. West African, Afro Cuban, Haitian, Brazilian mash up. We love to play for people who love to dance and for worthy causes. more info
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