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wednesday, december 17, 2014 3:00am

NEW YEAR'S EVE @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and it's team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

wednesday, december 17, 2014 4:00pm

Visit us at Yatenga French Bistro

Join us at Yatenga, next door to Shrine World Music Venue with a vibe that carries over into Yatenga's communal seating and rustic styling. A daily special menu filled with new French favorites like escargot, steak frites, coq au vin and lamb shank sets this spot apart as a neighborhood staple. All that said, Yatenga is a must to visit for anyone in Harlem. Yatenga French Bistro is on 2269 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue)

wednesday, december 17, 2014 6:00pm

6-8pm: Ben Charnley - Drummer

A professional drummer since the age of 14, Ben Charnley forged a reputation in his homeland, Australia for his exciting style of world music drumming, before moving to Boston, MA to study on a scholarship at the renowned Berklee College of Music. He currently resides in New York City where he is completing his Master’s of Music at NYU, studying with jazz legends such as Kenny Werner and Ari Hoenig, as well as performing with a broad array of jazz, RnB, gospel and world music artists.

wednesday, december 17, 2014 8:00pm

8pm-2am: Maria Davis Mad Wednesdays - R&B Against AIDS

Maria Davis/Mad Wednesday's New Artist Showcase with A Live Band has been existence since 1994, showcasing R&B, Hip Hop, Gospel, Reggae & Poetry Maria Davis AIDS Activist/Survivor is the Producer and Host of "Mad Wednesday's" many premiere artist has grace our stage "Jay Z", "50 Cents","Alyson Williams" "Brian McKnight", "Anthony Hamilton", "Donelle Jones", "Missy Elliott", "Monica" DJ Funk Master Flex, DJ Red Alert, DJ ACE Comedians "Bill Bellamy", "Bernie Mac", "Talent" and the list goes on. Mad Wednesday's has now incorporated a live band to it's family featuring "karl Browne" (Key Boards), "Lil Sean" (Drums), "Melvin Koonce" (lead Guitar) & "Jerry Brooks" (lead Bass) Maria Davis believes it is not just about the music but, education, awareness, self empowerment, & community. Seven hour music marathon for Haiti! davismaria@msn.com

thursday, december 18, 2014 3:00am

NEW YEAR'S EVE @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and it's team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

thursday, december 18, 2014 4:00pm

Visit us at Yatenga French Bistro

Join us at Yatenga, next door to Shrine World Music Venue with a vibe that carries over into Yatenga's communal seating and rustic styling. A daily special menu filled with new French favorites like escargot, steak frites, coq au vin and lamb shank sets this spot apart as a neighborhood staple. All that said, Yatenga is a must to visit for anyone in Harlem. Yatenga French Bistro is on 2269 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue)

thursday, december 18, 2014 6:00pm

6-8pm: Sunfree - Jazz

Composer/performer on electric violin and flute.

thursday, december 18, 2014 8:00pm

8-9pm: Toney Rocks - Blues

TONEY is a bold artist fusing elements of blues, rock, and electronic music. This lethal combination unleashes dynamic guitar playing, catchy songwriting, and singing filled with raw emotion. It's progressive and illusive when trying to lock it into one category.

thursday, december 18, 2014 9:00pm

9-10pm: The Freaky Baby Daddies - Afrobeat Rock Reggae

The Freaky Baby Daddies are a 4 piece brooklyn based group that mixes the sounds for afrobeat, rock and reggae into a unique blend they call H.E.A.T. Beat (Higher Elevation thru Auditory Trance). The members of The Freaky Baby Daddies are: Aakhu Ali aka Baba Ali on Vocals and Percussion Johan Vargas aka Juan De La Nooch on Guitar Olatunji Ojore aka Tunji on Drums Martell Ade aka Money McLovin on Bass

thursday, december 18, 2014 10:00pm

10pm-12am: The Joint Effort - Funk/Hip Hop/Jam

Joint Effort is a hip-hop rock fusion band based out of Maryland. Mixing the lyrical rhythms of P.E. to blues riffs, with intricate drum and bass rhythms of the band. Their live performance appeal creates an unmistakable energy that can get any venue bobbing their heads, up out of their seats, and onto the dance floor.

thursday, december 18, 2014 12:00am

12-3:45am AFROLICIOUS w/ DJ JP Biamby

Afrolicious - Dj JP BIAMBY Presents Classic Afro-Beat, Coupe Decale, Hip Life, Najia, N'dombolo, Soukous, Reggae, Soca, Reggaeton sprinkled with a little bit of current Hip Hop & R&B.

friday, december 19, 2014 3:00am

NEW YEAR'S EVE @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and it's team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

friday, december 19, 2014 4:00pm

Visit us at Yatenga French Bistro

Join us at Yatenga, next door to Shrine World Music Venue with a vibe that carries over into Yatenga's communal seating and rustic styling. A menu filled with new French favorites like escargot, steak frites, coq au vin and lamb shank plus our chef's daily specials set this spot apart as a neighborhood staple. All that said, Yatenga is a must to visit for anyone in Harlem. Yatenga French Bistro is on 2269 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue)

friday, december 19, 2014 6:00pm

6-8pm: Session - R&B

"SESSION" is a queens based band that is an R&B rock jazz cover band that also has an original CD called "ROMANTIC" WE have traveled all over the country we are 'SESSI"ON'

friday, december 19, 2014 8:00pm

8-9pm: Mar Sala - Flamenco/Latin/Pop

Based in Brooklyn, Marta Hernández, (aka Mar Salá) is an international singer songwriter, a self taught musician from Seville, Spain. With the collaboration of many accomplished musicians from all over the world, she mixes Latin sounds such as Rumba Flamenca, Brazilian rhythms and Spanish pop, with swing and Rock. Marta's original compositions are a cross over between the Flamenco air of Seville and the eclectic sounds of New York City.

friday, december 19, 2014 9:00pm

9-10pm: The Cannibal Ramblers - Blues/Rock

The Cannibal Ramblers focus on densely textured, highly rhythmic music with strong narrative content. They have a deep reservoir of original music as well as an extensive knowledge and love of pre-war blues. The Cannibal Rambler’s sound is ragged like a rusty knife. Mixing Hound Dog, R.L. Burnside and Junior Kimbrough, with Bukka White, Fred McDowell, and Son House brings you into their zone of sound. Driving the car down the winding mountain road with the brake lines cut is where they live. The Cannibal Ramblers were honored to represent the West Virginia Blues Society in the 2012 Memphis International Blues Challenge.

friday, december 19, 2014 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Makane Kouyate & Denbaya

Born into a Griot family in Segou, Mali, West Africa, Makane Kouyate has been playing the drums since he was five years old. As a young man, Makane worked for several years with Ballet National of Mali, and at 14 began traveling and performing throughout West Africa as lead drummer with the group Super Biton. He has performed with artists such as Selif Keita, singer and guitarist, Habib Koite’and Sadjo Kouyate,’ Mamadou Diabate ensemble, Manding Jata, Sidiki Conde’dance company, and with his brother, the renown balafone player Balla Kouyate. Makane currently resides in New York and performs across the country at numerous clubs and festivals.

friday, december 19, 2014 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, december 20, 2014 3:00am

NEW YEAR'S EVE @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and it's team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

saturday, december 20, 2014 4:00pm

Visit us at Yatenga French Bistro

Join us at Yatenga, next door to Shrine World Music Venue with a vibe that carries over into Yatenga's communal seating and rustic styling. A menu filled with new French favorites like escargot, steak frites, coq au vin and lamb shank plus our chef's daily specials set this spot apart as a neighborhood staple. All that said, Yatenga is a must to visit for anyone in Harlem. Yatenga French Bistro is on 2269 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue)

saturday, december 20, 2014 6:00pm

6-7pm: MetaSonic Band - Jazz

saturday, december 20, 2014 7:00pm

7-8pm: Caprice Starbrite & Kizmit - Singer/Songwriter

Rockstress Singer/Songwriter, Caprice StarBRITE is no stranger to the stage; with extensive years of experience performing with various independent artists across the music spectrum. In 2013, she released her RockN'Soul debut CD, 'NO GIMMICKS, NO TRICKS,' produced by guitarist/arranger, JEROME SCORPIOCHILD. Sassy and in your face; this Rockstress, along with her band KIZMIT [Jerome Scorpiochild-Guitar; David Burnett-Bass & Samuel Jennings-Drums], unleash unforgettable live performances you won't want to miss!

saturday, december 20, 2014 8:00pm

8-9pm: San Simon - Progressive Latin Soul

San Simón is an Afro-Latin driven septet influenced by raw soul, jazz improvisation and catchy pop songwriting stirred into an intoxicating brew of rhythm and song designed to keep you dancing. The group formed in late 2013 when guitarist/composer Evan Ubiera sought like minds that would push his vision to new heights, creating a dynamic and lively groove that nods to the past while remaining aware of the present. NY-based San Simón features a collective of musicians with backgrounds in genres as diverse as jazz, soul, neosoul, salsa, Afro-Caribbean folk and rock.

saturday, december 20, 2014 9:00pm

9-10pm: Frankie Favasuli and The Big Tree Band - Pop

Frankie Favasuli is a singer/songwriter and pianist who started his songwriting around the age of 13. It wasn't until later on in the spring of 2009 that he and drummer Ryan O'Loughlin started The Big Tree Band and its music as it as known today. It is a sound that is deeply rooted in the p...

saturday, december 20, 2014 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Greg Banks from New Orleans

A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Gregory Banks is not your average artist. In a time where mediocrity has become the norm in an ever-changing music industry, only a few singers shine as true artists. He has opened up for Multi-Platinum artist Lil Wayne, Trey Songz, Mike Jones, and Jazzy Jeff; won a B.E.T College Tour Competition; has been featured on many radio stations and local television shows; and was a finalist in Andre Harrell’s Superstar Soul Search Competition.

saturday, december 20, 2014 12:00am

12am-3:45am: DJ JP Biamby

DJ JP BIAMBY Presents Classic Afro-Beat, Coupe Decale, Hip Life, Najia, N'dombolo, Soukous, Reggae, Soca, Reggaeton sprinkled with a little bit of current Hip Hop & R&B.

sunday, december 21, 2014 3:00am

NEW YEAR EVE @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and it's team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

sunday, december 21, 2014 4:00pm

Visit us at Yatenga French Bistro

oin us at Yatenga, next door to Shrine World Music Venue with a vibe that carries over into Yatenga's communal seating and rustic styling. A menu filled with new French favorites like escargot, steak frites, coq au vin and lamb shank plus our chef's daily specials set this spot apart as a neighborhood staple. All that said, Yatenga is a must to visit for anyone in Harlem. Yatenga French Bistro is on 2269 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue)

sunday, december 21, 2014 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, december 21, 2014 8:00pm

8-9pm: Fernando Fidanza - Singer from Italy

Fernando Fidanza, born in Rome in 1976, plays his acoustic set "In forma di vento" ( the shape of wind ), 23 traditional Italian progressive folk, the same set he played in his successful 2014 China Tour, in which he played in 55 Chinese cities. He sings about love, sex , hate and wine.

sunday, december 21, 2014 9:00pm

9-10pm: Keren Botaro

With an eclectic and powerful voice, Keren's unique talent easily matches up with some of the best vocalists of our time. Her original compositions are perfectly paired with her soulful, stirring and oftentimes ground-shaking vocal abilities, which have already garnered her a loyal fan-base. In addition to an already packed performance schedule, Keren gigs all over NYC with her own band: “Keren & The Sugar Daddy's”.

sunday, december 21, 2014 10:00pm

10pm-3:45am Reggae Rock Steady Movement - DJ Madi

Your sunday rendez vous with Dj Madi spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…

monday, december 22, 2014 4:00pm

Visit us at Yatenga French Bistro

oin us at Yatenga, next door to Shrine World Music Venue with a vibe that carries over into Yatenga's communal seating and rustic styling. A menu filled with new French favorites like escargot, steak frites, coq au vin and lamb shank plus our chef's daily specials set this spot apart as a neighborhood staple. All that said, Yatenga is a must to visit for anyone in Harlem. Yatenga French Bistro is on 2269 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue)

monday, december 22, 2014 5:00pm

NEW YEAR EVE @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and its team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

monday, december 22, 2014 7:00pm

7-11pm: The Gathering Gospel Event

The Gathering is a Gospel Experience that goes beyond music and hits the soul. Christians and music lovers are able to come together and vibe under the inspiration of Christ in an atmosphere that is not, "Churchy". Meet other down to earth Christians and breath the vapors of real love that resides when the saints come together. Music featuring nationally renowned and sought after talents, DJ Tony Tone and host Ayana George, every 3rd Monday of the month.

monday, december 22, 2014 11:00pm

11pm-3.45am Harlem Soul Kitchen w/ DJ Jp BIamby

Harlem Soul Kitchen - Join us and Dj JP Biamby at Shrine every monday night and listen to Soul Classics, Rare Grooves, Motown R&B & Classic Sampled songs with a little Hip Hop & R&B on the side.

tuesday, december 23, 2014 3:00am

NEW YEAR EVE'S @ Shrine with DJ Madi & DJ JP Biamby

New year's eve is upon us! Shrine and its team are very proud for the great year we spent together in 2014. Join us with DJ Madi and DJ JP Biamby Spinning records that blend old school Hip-Hop, R&B, World & African music and a bit of old-fashioned rock and roll…for an amazing celebration of the new year 2015 at 8pm until dawn! $20 cover includes a Free Champagne toast ! No cover at Yatenga

tuesday, december 23, 2014 6:00pm

6-8pm: Margo - Jazz Neo-Soul

Malgorzata Staniszewska studied vocal in Poland and she just graduated with master degree in music from Brooklyn College. Malgorzata is singing neo-soul, jazz and classical music. She performed at St.Nick's Pub, Cafe Vivaldi and Justins in New York. On november 8 she had concert at Kurier Plus Ga...

tuesday, december 23, 2014 8:00pm

8pm-2am: Soul4Real - Open Mic hosted by Raine Torae & Band

Soul, R&B, Funk, Poetry, Jazz, Gospel --- $10 Cover

tuesday, december 23, 2014 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ 4Play