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Eventide Music Series 2015: Afrobeat in the Square!: Kárà-Kátà Afrobeat Group, Canada (KAGC), Masala

Thu. July 16th 2015 6:00pm - 9:00pm doors at 5:00pm Centennial Square (All Ages) 6:00pm - 9:00pm doors at 5:00pm
Free
Presented by: CFUV 101.9 FM, City of Victoria, DVBA, Garden City Grooves
CFUV 101.9 FM Victoria's Campus Community Radio Station, City of Victoria & DVBA are proud to bring you the Eventide Music Series in its second year!

The 10-week long series will feature both local and touring bands every Thursday from July 2-September 3, 2015 from 5-9pm. All shows will take place at Centennial Square in downtown Victoria, are completely FREE, all ages and will have a beer garden and food trucks.

Thursday, July 9 features a night curated by GARDEN CITY GROOVES (http://gardencitygrooves.com/)!

Kárà-Kátà Afrobeat Group
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Kárà-Kátà Afrobeat Group, from Vancouver, 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/


Masala
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Masala are a world drum and percussion band from Victoria, BC. Their aim in to create a dynamic rhythmic experience that infuses events with energy and joy.

http://masalaband.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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