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friday, august 26, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

friday, august 26, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

friday, august 26, 2016 6:00pm

6-8pm: VGM Dance Party- Fusion

The band, "VGM Dance Party" is a great fusion band that plays Video Game music in the context of skilled improvising Jazz musicians.

friday, august 26, 2016 8:00pm

8-10pm: Big Village Little City - Funk / Hip Hop / Soul

Big Village Little City is a brass-driven hip-hop funk band based out of Brooklyn, New York. Commanding a high energy fusion of funk, jazz, soul, and hip-hop, BVLC is dedicated to creating an experience of release through rhythm and movement. With a combination of hard-hitting New Orleans-style brass, virtuosic rap, and jazz-influenced vocals, BVLC's lyrics draw attention to the human condition as the sound entices the body into the euphoria of dance.

friday, august 26, 2016 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Osekre and The Lucky Bastards Afropop-Indie

Osekre is the new Fela! - WBAI "Osekre sounds like Ghana's ans to Eugine Hutz of Gogol Bordello" - Afropunk If "The Clash" were from the Caribbean - Yours Truly

friday, august 26, 2016 12:00am

12-3.45am: DJ Birane from Ivory Coast

One of NYC's finest African DJ, the best coupé decallé, hiphop & RnB, dancehall, soca, Zouk, Naija, and salsa in the city.

saturday, august 27, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

saturday, august 27, 2016 2:00am

2-5pm: Mick Check- Open Mic & Fundraiser

Unless the police are held accountable- the killings won't stop. A community-based Elected Civilian Review Board paired with an independent prosecutor would have the power to bring justice. To make this a reality we have to work together to take on the corrupt city establishment.Join the movement to stop police violence with an Elected Civilian Review Board. Come out to the #stopoliceviolenceNYC Open Mic Fundraiser and lend your voice to this urgent issue. *Proceeds benefit the NYC campaign to stop police violence with an Elected Civilian Review Board.

saturday, august 27, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

saturday, august 27, 2016 5:00pm

5-8pm: Showcase Of Performing Art Acts.

Showcase of performing art acts Hosted By Every Man's Crush Tashion Folkes

saturday, august 27, 2016 8:00pm

8-9pm: The John Carl Gordon Project

"The John Gordon Project" formed when frontman and lead guitar player John Carl Gordon connected with percussionist Tom Smith and Charles Butterfield II, bass player; in the east village. Although, they should be called the (space and time) blues band for their choice in musical notes. Grooving to the bands original tunes feels equivalent to traveling back to the 1950's through 2020. Occasionally, bridging americana and her deep southern heritage.

saturday, august 27, 2016 9:00pm

9-10pm: Big Sexy from Australia -Pop/ Rock

Emz ''Big Sexy'', is an international woman of mystery. Born in the lush tropical heat of Northern Australia her youth was spent frolicking in the untamed wilderness underneath the warm glow of the sun. Always with a song within EmZ takes her influences from the landscape she grew up in and from the rich life experiences she has collected on her travels across continents.

saturday, august 27, 2016 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Royal Khaoz - Reggae

A mere modern musical "hookup", a group of young and aspiring musicians start out on a quest to fulfill their childhood dreams. A dream that entails the transportation of their interpretation of different genres of music to a mass willing to listen.

saturday, august 27, 2016 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Wezzy from Zambia

Wezzy is a Open Format/Afrobeats DJ who began his DJ career just a few years ago. In this span of time, he has garnered an ever-growing worldwide fan base that eagerly anticipates each new mix and lively performance at their events. DJ Wezzy has always aspired to be a business man but with so much passion for the art of DJing and an obsession with music and mixing tracks, he chose to follow his dreams He started off playing for fun at events for family and friends before taking it to the next level based on the overwhelmingly positive response to his effortless talent and ear for great music. His first mix released to the general public, R&B / REGGAE / MIXTAPE, became an instant hit that further fuelled his passion to invest in his talent. Subsequent successful releases include AFROBEAT SESSION 1 with over 10 million streams online and thousands of downloads.

sunday, august 28, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

sunday, august 28, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

sunday, august 28, 2016 5:00pm

5-8pm: The Shrine Sunday Jazz Jam Session with Lu Reid

Spontaneous Jazz does not happen at Lincoln Center...or BAM!!! It is still in Harlem, where my friends and I live it every day. All the musicians on these streets are stars. When I was a kid and I first heard the sweet language of that magical Jazz I was hooked for life. You just soaked it up and couldn't help but be moved by it as you walked the streets. I can still feel that kaleidoscope of sound, and I want to bring it to you each and every Sunday.

sunday, august 28, 2016 8:00pm

8-9pm: The Rock' N' Roll Johnny -Rock

Rock 'n' Roll Johnny is a well-known singer/songwriter on the New York City music scene. He connects with his audiences through his high-energy performances of his rock 'n' roll and blues compositions and well-known covers.

sunday, august 28, 2016 9:00pm

9-10pm: Of Tomorrow- Funk/Rock/Reggae/ Sambafire/Neo Soul

Geoff Browning (guitar, vocals), Jonathan Modell (drums), Nicholas Söderström (bass), and a rotating cast of hand-picked collaborators who never cease to bring the beat to the street.

sunday, august 28, 2016 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Brother Num & Friends- Reggae/ Reggae Roots

Num is featured on: Burning Spear’s 2000 Grammy Award Winning Album “Calling Rastafari,” Heartbeat Records; Brian Jackson's, 2000 album “Gotta Play,” RMG Records (As a performer and writer); Common’s 2006 Grammy Nominated Album “Be,” Geffen/Good Music, produced by Kanye West; Burning Spear’s, 2006 Grammy nominated Album “Our Music,” Burning Music Records; and CONSEQUENCE’s 2007 album “Dont quit your day job” G.O.O.D. Music/Columbia Records. (Num is a featured vocalist.) Num appears in the Consequence video “Disperse” singing background vocals.

sunday, august 28, 2016 12:00am

12-3:45am: Crown Kings Reggae Sundays - Reggae Night

"Crown Kings Reggae Sundays" DJ Ceace *Dj Blue Steele *DJ Rio *Kimani

monday, august 29, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

monday, august 29, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

monday, august 29, 2016 6:00pm

6-7pm: Katie Garringer - Singer/Songwriter/Folk

Katie Garringer is a classically trained oboist turned singer/songwriter. She started writing songs almost two years ago, and hasn't turned back since. She's performed all over the United States, and some of her notable performances include: Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI, and the Global Musician's Workshop with Yo Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble. She is currently living in Muncie, IN, where she is acting as the interim Oboe Professor at Ball State University, but she travels back and forth to NYC often, working as a freelance musician (both as an oboist, and singer/songwriter!). She will move to NYC in May, where she will further pursue her career as a multi-instrumentalist.

monday, august 29, 2016 7:00pm

7-8pm: Brittany Gillstrap and Jesse Lacy- Singer Songwriter

Jesse Lacy (solo) - Music industry blogger, playlist curator, and touring DIY musician. He is known for his amiable disposition, catchy songwriting, intimate performances, and support of fellow artists. Brittany Gillstrap (solo) - Her inquisitively playful nature is the balance to her experience and years of practice. She is known most for her riff based guitar picking and her melodic vocal quality.

monday, august 29, 2016 8:00pm

8pm-12am: Late Nights at The Shrine - Showcase

monday, august 29, 2016 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Natt from Japan

With 13 years experience, DJ Natt is a very famous and professional dj in Tokyo. He started his career in NY since 2015. He spins Hip Hop,RnB,Reggae,Dancehall,Soca,Latin,Naija,House and Electronic.

tuesday, august 30, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

tuesday, august 30, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

tuesday, august 30, 2016 6:00pm

6-7pm:: HAO-WEN CHENG - Jazz

HAO-WEN CHENG was born in Taiwan. He graduated from NTU(National Taiwan University) and completed his Master program at queens college. During his time in Taiwan, he was a member of majam quintet and played lead alto in NTU Riot Jazz Orchestra. Also, He played several Taichung jazz festivals and in various clubs in Taiwan.

tuesday, august 30, 2016 8:00pm

8-9pm: Ana Yanez - Pop / Folk

Hi. I'm Ana Yanez.. I grew up on Britney Spears & stumbled onto James Taylor during my Junior year in highschool. I've been writing songs ever since! 2013 saw the release of my debut EP "Firsts" , a collection of songs I am so very proud to have written! "Firsts" afforded me the incredible opportunity to record with some of Boston's & Norway's finest humans.. The whole process of creating the EP & now sharing it has lit a fire in my belly to continue seeking & writing & making songs that I feel connect the dots between you & I .. Thanks for your ears.

tuesday, august 30, 2016 9:00pm

9-10pm: Shlomo Franklin - Folk Singer Songwriter

Shlomo Franklin. I'm 20. I grew up on a farm in Bethel NY. My greatest musical influences are Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Johnny Cash, And Slash. I believe deeply in the new generation and I can't wait to have many records out as soon as possible.

tuesday, august 30, 2016 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Evan Taylor Jones- Soul/ Rock

Evan Taylor Jones is an eclectic soul-rock artist and singer/songwriter from Orlando, Florida. Born in the poor ghettos of Inglewood, CA, his voice is a revelation of the struggle that bared his family and the many people that his relatives knew living in the area.

tuesday, august 30, 2016 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Luc Sveth

Luc Sveth is a DJ from south of France. He started the Djing with AIERschool 3 years ago. In 2015 he moved to New York. He spins Afro beat, Hip hop, Reggae, Dancehall, Funk, Rnb.

wednesday, august 31, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

wednesday, august 31, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

wednesday, august 31, 2016 8:00pm

8-9pm: Matthew Corey - R&B/Soul/Urban Folk

Matthew Corey is an inspirational, bluesy soul-rock singer and musician based in Upstate, NY.

wednesday, august 31, 2016 9:00pm

9-10pm: Terra Terra- Rock/ Funk

Terra Terra is a group of highly skilled space explorers charged with interplanetary musical Terraforming. Their mission is to find worlds they deem fit for transformation and bring its inhabitants to a state of enlightenment, tranquility, and unity through the power of their sound machine.

wednesday, august 31, 2016 10:00pm

10-11pm: Sick Sticks

Comedy experimental avant-garde funk jazz fusion rock New York.

wednesday, august 31, 2016 11:00pm

11pm-12am: Noli Spy Ypsilon Band- Pop/ Rock/Reggae

Noli Spy Ypsilon (NSY) band was founded on the idea of entertaining people. Ever since our name was established, we have endeavored to provide help where the need is greatest. Our band is made up of highly professional musicians around New York City. We advocate for those who need our service. Even a little help goes a long way. That is why we are especially happy to find new costumers who share our commitment to doing good in this industry. Do you want to support us by helping with our gig? Then do not hesitate to contact us. You are always greatly appreciated!

wednesday, august 31, 2016 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Dakar

DJ Dakar is from the Pikine neighborhood of Dakar, Senegal, and now lives in Harlem, New York City. He got his start in the music business as an audio technician for radio and television in Dakar. He also DJ'd Dakar's late-night, hip-hop radio show "Hotmix" on WALF-FM. Now in New York, DJ Dakar's music is distinguished by his mixing of the latest hits in dance, hip-hop, Sengalese mbalax, reggae, Ivorian couper decaler, Congolese soukous, salsa, reggaeton and more.

thursday, september 1, 2016 2:00am

***Check out Yatenga French Bistro***

Menu, specials of the day, and other information for Yatenga French Bistro at www.yatengabistro.com "...located in the heart of Harlem, ...the rustic atmosphere and relaxed service at this French-American spot feel like an escape to the country." - New York Magazine

thursday, september 1, 2016 4:00pm

4-8pm: Shrine Daily Happy Hour Bringing Harlem Spirit Back

1/ $3 for Draft Beer Brooklyn Lager,Stella, Blue Moon, Heineken & Anchor steam Budwiser, Kronoberg 1664 ,Yugling lager, Sam Adam, Hardcore, DogFish 60 Minutes,Bass ale,Pabst Blue Ribbone and $4 Guiness 2/ $ 5 Glass of Wine, $4 Frozen Margarita & Pina Colada. 3/ $6 Buffalo Wings feat French Fries or Plantain. With the Best Music of All Time. From 4pm - 8pm

thursday, september 1, 2016 7:00pm

7-8pm: Juliana Galdeano- Singer Songwriter

thursday, september 1, 2016 8:00pm

8-10pm: Carolyn Punter - Funk/Soul

We are an eclectic band group of musicians who perform funky, rhythmic arrangements of cover songs and original music and invite our artistic friends to jam with us on every gigs.

thursday, september 1, 2016 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Without a Net- Rock

mashup of original Rock and covers of The Dead, Stones, NRPS, and more.

thursday, september 1, 2016 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Nenim from Nigeria

N3NiM is a DJ/Producer & Mixing Engineer. After a successful djing career in Nigeria, maintaining residences at top clubs and venues, he moved to New York in 2014 to further his career. N3NiM's sets are usually geared towards organic music - Afrofunk, Afrobeat, Jazz, Funk & Soul. On Kalakuta Nights, he spins an eclectic mix of Afropop, Afrobeat, hiphop, reggae, house, Funk & Soul . N3NiM also hosts 2 radio shows and makes his own music.