International Bay-area based bands Razteria & Sang Matiz join forces with Amor do Samba dance group, bringing reggae, afro-peruvian-brazilian funk beats and afro-latin dance to the East Bay. The show will start with an afro-latin dance workshop by Tanilee Amor plus special appearance by Empress Meditations!
$10 (presale/student) / 12 (door) - ALL AGES!
8 pm doors
830 pm Afro-latin Dance workshop with Tanilee Amor
9 pm Sang Matiz
10 pm Razteria with special appearance by Empress Meditations
Razteria = fusion of Steel Pulse, early No Doubt and Sade. Her music unites Reggae, passionate Latin grooves and Rock, powerful messages and musical genius. Razteria just released her senior album "Maz Raz" (http://cdbaby.com/cd/razteria3)
Sang Matiz is a collective group of musicians that started in early 2008. The name is a combination of two words: Sang, meaning blood in French and Matiz, meaning "Harmonious Mixture" in Spanish. Sang matiz is taking a journey to South America focusing on Afro-Brazilian & Afro- Peruvian Rhythms for this Show. Sang Matiz just released their debut album!
Amor do Samba - director Tanilee Amor
Amor do Samba is a dance company dedicated to promoting Brazilian Samba and Afro-Latin music and dance. Amor Do Samba's mission is to spread the love of life through dance and music with every show!
Empress Meditations highlights the works of conscious female artists in reggae, world music and beyond. Empress Meditations 2013 features Queen Makedah, Irae Divine, Razteria & Sol Atash who will be giving us a special preview of what they will be sharing with the world during their ‘Women for Peace’ Tour 2013 set for March - International Women's Month.