Cantos
Reviews August 10, 2018
Cantos

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Okonkolo-Cantos
Orisha worship arranged for common knowledge.
Tosin
Thursday, Aug. 16, 9 pm
Tosin
Analog BKNY, 177 Second Ave, Brooklyn NY
Mark Ernestus’ Ndagga Rhythm Force
Friday, August 17/8 p.m.
Mark Ernestus’ Ndagga Rhythm Force
Pioneer Works 159 Pioneer Street Red Hook, Brooklyn
Senegalese and German musical collaboration, cross-cultural communication
Pape Diouf & la Génération Consciénte
Saturday, August 18 at 4 PM - 7 PM
Pape Diouf & la Génération Consciénte
Marcus Garvey Park, New York, New York 10035
Vieux Farka Toure at The Blues BBQ
VFT plays at 7:30, event begins at 2 pm, Aug. 18
Vieux Farka Toure at The Blues BBQ
Pier 97, Hudson River Park (off W. 59th Street)
Salieu Suso at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 | 6:15 p.m.–8:15 p.m
Salieu Suso at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden: Water Garden
PULA! Botswana on Broadway
August 22-23, 2018
PULA! Botswana on Broadway
Playstation Theater 1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Soukous All Stars
Thursday, August 23 at 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Soukous All Stars
Lincoln Center Atrium, West 62nd Street and Broadway
Eddie Palmieri La Perfecta / Tony Vega
Sunday, August 26, 2018 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Eddie Palmieri La Perfecta / Tony Vega
SummerStage, Central Park 71st St & East Drive, Rumsey Playfield, 10021
Hervé
August 29, 7 PM
Hervé
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
Baile De Favela Carnaval Micareta Party
September 2/10:30 p.m.
Baile De Favela Carnaval Micareta Party
158 Bleecker St West Village, NYC
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80
Wed Sept. 5, 2018 8 PM
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80
Le Poisson Rouge 158 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10012
Wyclef Jean
Thu 9/6 @ 9pm
Wyclef Jean
Sony Hall 235 West 46th St, New York, NY 10036
Underground System
Thu, Sept. 6, 2018 | Doors 08:00 PM, Show: 09:00 PM
Underground System
66 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Carnegie Hall Citywide: Ayoinmotion
September 7/7:30 p.m.
Carnegie Hall Citywide: Ayoinmotion
The Bronx Museum of the Arts Lower Gallery 1040 Grand Concourse (at 165th Street)
Paa Kow
September 8, 11:30 p.m.
Paa Kow
Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette Street (at Astor Place) New York, NY 10003
Fante lyrics, flexibility and finesse, Afro-fusion
Orquesta Akokan
September 11/8:00 p.m.
Orquesta Akokan
158 Bleecker Street New York, NY 10012
Mashrou’ Leila
September 13/9:00 p.m.
Mashrou’ Leila
Elsewhere (The Hall) 599 Johnson Ave Brooklyn, NY 11237
Plena Libre
September 16/8:00 p.m.
Plena Libre
204 Varick St New York, NYC
Jess Sah Bi & Peter One
Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Fri, Sept. 21, 2018
Jess Sah Bi & Peter One
Union Pool 484 Union Ave Brooklyn, NY, 11211
Africa America Institute 65th Anniversary Gala
September 25
Africa America Institute 65th Anniversary Gala
American Museum of Natural History
Delgres at Joe's Pub
Doors at 9PM Show at 9:30PM, Sept. 25
Delgres at Joe's Pub
Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
Jupiter & Okwess
October 3/8:00 p.m.
Jupiter & Okwess
635 Sackett St Brooklyn, NY 11217
OMAR SOULEYMAN Innov Gnawa, dj.habibi
Thurs, Oct. 4, 2018, 6 pm
OMAR SOULEYMAN Innov Gnawa, dj.habibi
Brooklyn Bowl 61 WYTHE AVENUE BROOKLYN, NY, 11249
Carnegie Hall Citywide: The Pedrito Martinez Group
October 5/7:30 p.m.
Carnegie Hall Citywide: The Pedrito Martinez Group
The Bronx Museum of the Arts Lower Gallery 1040 Grand Concourse (at 165th Street)
Carnegie Hall Citywide: La Chiva Gantiva
October 6/5:00 p.m.
Carnegie Hall Citywide: La Chiva Gantiva
Brooklyn Museum Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium 200 Eastern Parkway (at Washington Avenue) Brooklyn
Nnamdi Ogbonnaya
Sun, October 7, 2018 8:00 pm
Nnamdi Ogbonnaya
Baby's All Right 146 Broadway Brooklyn, NY, 11211
Tinga Tinga Tales: The Musical
October 13/11:00 a.m.
Tinga Tinga Tales: The Musical
The New Victory Theater 209 West 42nd Street New York, NY, 10036
kid-friendly, from the screen to the stage
OneBeat
October 13/8:00 p.m.
OneBeat
Murmrr 17 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn
This is diversity: 25 musicians from 17 countries, in a beautiful collaboration.