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thursday, march 5, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: The Transatlantic Trio - Jazz

Swedish born, New York based bass player Lars Ekman is an integral part of today's jazz scene. Mr Ekman, born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden spent the first years of his career on the thriving Swedish jazz scene, playing with highly respected European musicians as Magnus Lindgren and Bernt Rosengren as well as in the hyped Nina Ramsby Ludvig Berghe Trio. To further develop his music, Mr Ekman was fortunate to spend an increasing part of time in New York City towards the end of the decade. Eventually, in early 2013 Ekman found himself permanently living and performing daily in the city's different music venues such as Small's, 55 Bar and Fat Cat along with some of the city's top musicians.

thursday, march 5, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Daina Segovia - Singer Songwriter from Argentina

Music: Diego Mercado, Daiana Segovia, Benja Lopez Barrios Lyrics: Daiana Segovia

thursday, march 5, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Steel Wolf - Rock

Steel Wolf is a Lithuanian-American rock band from Long Island, New York. Described as playing “music to incite a riot”,[1] Steel Wolf took their name from Lithuanian folklore [2] in 1982 and is still active today. Aside from archetypal venues, they have performed annually at the NYC Marathon[3] and the Lithuanian Camp Giraite in Connecticut.[4] Their releases not only contain music with “bar brawl-ready song titles” but also tracks like “Himnas 2010” - a version of the Lithuanian National Anthem. As Long Island Good Times magazine put it "Steel Wolf blends punk anachronisms with Lithuanian mythology.”

thursday, march 5, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: The Clubs - Funk/Soul

The Clubs were formed in 2008 by Ian Kirkman & have been electrifying New York audiences ever since. In 2009 The Clubs released a well received live EP, Live At The Bitter End, which showcased the band's ability to captivate a venue with their special hybrid of R&B, Funk & Soul. In early 2010 The Clubs entered Velvet Swan Studios in NYC to begin recording their debut studio album. It was released on September 27, 2010.

thursday, march 5, 2015 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, march 6, 2015 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, march 6, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Claire Hawkins - Singer Songwriter

Seventeen-year-old Claire Hawkins is a New York City based singer/songwriter who has always had a passion for making music. Writing her first sets of lyrics at just nine years old, she has since picked up the guitar and now uses it to write most of her songs. Claire has worked with and been taught by experienced songwriters in New York and at Interlochen Arts Camp in Michigan.

friday, march 6, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Master Fox - Alternative Rock

Master Fox is an alternative rockband from the town of Clarks Summit Pennsylvania. Each member brings his own diverse influence to the band’s sound, creating songs with sounds from Folk, Blues, Pop-Punk, Jazz, Rap, and even electronic music. For the past two years, we have brought together our diverse influences and styles to write several original songs, nine of which appeared on our first self-produced album, Someday in 2013. Because of the incredible support we have received from our amazing fans, we have been able to perform at venues throughout PA, NJ, and NY including the Stone Pony and the Sherman Theater.

friday, march 6, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Zozo Afrobeat

“Zozo,” taken from the Goun and Fon word for “something hot,” truly keeps the Afrobeat fires burning. A 13-piece ensemble from New York City, Zozo Afrobeat features musicians from around the world and is led by African music luminary Kaleta. Born in the Republic of Benin and raised in Nigeria, Kaleta grew up recording and performing with legendary Nigerian musicians Fela Kuti, Femi Kuti and King Sunny Ade, shina Peters. After moving to the U.S., Kaleta toured with akoya afrobeat and most recently with Lauryn Hill.

friday, march 6, 2015 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, march 7, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Orange Burn - Funk/Rock/Soul

Orange Burn started when Adam Marr (bassist), Mike Grayson (drums) , Theo Moore (percussion) and Martin McDonald (guitar) all got together in January of 2014. The funk, the jazz and the rock sounds that all came out blended perfectly. It was and still is a great mix of soul, funk, rock, jazz and our own vision.

saturday, march 7, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: That Shuffle

My project is called That Shuffle. It's goal is to provide an eclectic array of music. It is inspired by the feeling of listening to your iPod on the "shuffle" setting. That Shuffle is what my iPod sounds like on the "shuffle" setting however a majority of the setlist consists of original music written by me. There are jazz textures, hip hop, classical, afro beat, salsa, rock, soul, reggae, blues, pop, and more.

saturday, march 7, 2015 10:00pm

10pm-12am: Kitoko Groove from Congo

Kitoko Groove's member have developed a strong connection both as friends and musicians that is conveyed in their music.. and it's contagious !! Come experience the best music, direct from Kinshasa!

saturday, march 7, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am DJ Basir

sunday, march 8, 2015 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, march 8, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: Lady E - Old School R&B

MY band is composed of musicians with over 10 or more years of experience. Which consist of lead guitar..bass guitar drums...keyboard and sometimes cungo. ..We are old school R & B..I the lady E have been singing for over 20 years which started with gospel..I have 2 background vocalist whom have sang with the persuasions and various other groups for over 20 years..

sunday, march 8, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Springs - Reggae

I do Music for the public... i try to please my audience... hope you guys like my works... YUH BETTA!!!

sunday, march 8, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: The ChopShop - Funk

ChopShop is a lowdown, experimental yet polished 7-piece ensemble exploring postmodern grooves and harmony. Incorporating elements of jazz, R&B, funk, and house music, the band's unique sound transcends demographics and age. Its personnel have performed across the world in a wide variety of groups and genres, and over the last two years they have combined these experiences under the ChopShop banner.

sunday, march 8, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-3:45am Reggae Rock Steady Movement - DJ Madi & DJ AKZ

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

monday, march 9, 2015 6:00pm


monday, march 9, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Sam Blakeslee - Jazz

Sam Blakeslee is a trombonist/composer originally from Columbus, OH but now resides in Cleveland. Sam graduated from Youngstown State University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Jazz Studies where he studied with Dr. Dave Morgan, Dr. Kent Englehardt, and Dr. Michael Crist. In 2013, Sam graduated with a Master’s Degree in Brass Performance from the University of Akron where he studied with Ed Zadrozny and Jack Schantz. From 2013-2014 Sam served as Instructor for Jazz at Youngstown State University. He currently is the instructor of Jazz Trombone/Composition at Cuyahoga Community College and Instructor of Improvisation at the Cleveland Institute of Music. - See more at: http://www.samblakesleemusic.com/bio/#sthash.HaGbkEiI.dpuf

monday, march 9, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12am: Jennifer Sullivan - Pop Singer

Jennifer Sullivan is a breakout artist poised for success. Wonderfully eclectic and cool with looks to boot, her songs have mass cross-over potential. As a Texas singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist musician, Jennifer's fun pop/folk sensibility draws heavily from her strong southern roots in classic country, jazz, blues & rock music. Primarily influenced by Patsy Cline and Billie Holiday, her sound is comparable to an "edgier" Norah Jones.

monday, march 9, 2015 12:00am

12-3.45am 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, march 10, 2015 6:00pm

6-9pm: Picture The Homeless Fundraising Event

Come out and join Picture The Homeless for an after work party/fundraiser. Picture the Homeless is an organization founded on the principle that in order to end homelessness, people who are homeless must become an organized, effective voice for systemic change. We have a track record of developing leadership among homeless people to impact policies and systems that affect their lives and our efforts have created space for homeless people, and their agenda, within the broader social justice movement. We are a citywide, multiracial, bilingual organization and our constituency includes homeless people living in shelters as well as those living on the streets and in other public places. We serve a broad population of people because homelessness cuts across all boundaries: race, ethnicity, culture, gender, family composition, age, sexual orientation, language, etc., but what all homeless people have in common as a community is extreme poverty and social stigmatization. There will be some live music provide by LIFT(Bruce Bynes, Kieran Mulvarnety, Kimberly Tomzcyk and Brodie Enoch). Guest vocalists will be Dina Smalls and Christine Brown. Special guest preformence by Ralph Rolle. Tickets to this fund raiser will be available at www.pthshrine.brownpapertickets.com

tuesday, march 10, 2015 8:55pm


An eclectic music showcase brought to you by Taylor Rich!

tuesday, march 10, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Fort Vine - Indie, Alternative, Rock

Fort Vine is constantly writing new material, playfully testing out different sounds and bending their favorite genres.

tuesday, march 10, 2015 10:00pm

10-11pm: Angie Atkinson

Angie Atkinson's music career began when her marriage ended. She grew up in Mississippi, a city girl at heart who brought the country realness with her when she moved to New York, creating an alt-prairie-pop-rock sound that is uniquely her own. She and her band of minstrels, troubadours and other gunslingers play routinely around the Lower East Side and Brooklyn.

tuesday, march 10, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12am: Cooke

“Cooke is the project I’ve always wanted to create,” says front-man and lead guitarist Robbie Cook. “It’s my take on a soulful approach to rock n’ roll, one whose core has been seeped in blues and pop music; a modern version of Tom Petty with the smoothness of John Mayer and the soulful vibes of Bill Withers. That’s the sound I’m going for.” The result is music that is just as easily enjoyed blowing down the highway or simply lying next to someone you love. It’s music that you feel. The band, a four-piece group comprised of guitarist/vocalist Robbie Cook (the extra ‘e’ was dropped by bookkeepers on Ellis Island), bassist Carl Limbacher, drummer Jacob Berg, and female backing vocalist Angie Atkinson.

tuesday, march 10, 2015 12:00am

12-3:45am: DJ Kamson Junior

DJ Kamson JR of his real name Kamagate Kamson is an Africa Artist/Dj who started his career in 2008. He actually plays all and every kind of Music House,Reggae,Afro-house,HipHop,Coupe decale,Ndombolo,Zaiko,Mandingo,Naija

wednesday, march 11, 2015 6:00pm

6-8pm: Jon Sheckler Trio - Jazz

At a young age, New York based musician Jon Sheckler is proving to be a well versed musician and an up and coming band leader. All About Jazz calls him and his trio "ones to watch" and that Jon's music is full of "mischievous Dudley Moore-like playing." As a drummer, Jon has played with some of today's leading musicians and entertainers including trumpeter Clay Jenkins (Clayton Hamilton JO), award winning vocalist Catherine Jensen-Hole, guitarist Al Rowe (Willie Dixon, Edwin Starr), international recording artist Darrius Willrich and Seattle jazz luminaries Chad McCullough, Reuel Lubag, Mark Taylor, The Jim Cutler Jazz Orchestra, Todd Delgudice, and studio percussionist Micheal Spiro. Jon also performed on Carnival Cruise Lines until 2014. In 2010, the UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival recognized Jon as an outstanding musician and his composition "Water Marks" won 2009 UNC Jazz Composers Contest. As an educator, Jon has been a faculty member at Day Jams Rock Camps, Musical Minds Keyboard Club and was an adviser to the Bellevue High School music program. He has studied with John Riley, Jim White, Gray Barrier and Steve Korn.

wednesday, march 11, 2015 8:00pm

8-9pm: True To Life - R&B Funk

True To Life is an original jazz group from New York City. What sets them apart from all of the other jazz groups in New York City? First and foremost, the quality of their music. They combine accessible melodies with interesting and sometimes complex song structures. They engage in the kind...

wednesday, march 11, 2015 9:00pm

9-10pm: Cecilia Grammatico from Argentina - Solo

Nací en Buenos Aires el 8 de Julio de 1980. Utilizo las distintas herramientas que voy conociendo (rítmicas, electrónicas, melódicas, visuales, textuales, para producir y generar expresiones artísticas. Busco resignificarlas, combinarlas y readaptarlas permitiendo fomentar la creatividad, ya sea en mis trabajos o instruyendo y guiando a quienes deseen aprender a descubrir cómo hacerlo. Estudié algunos años percusión, piano y guitarra en el Conservatorio Municipal de General San Martín y en la Tecnicatura en Música Popular, pero encontré mi mayor interés por la música fuera de la enseñanza académica, aprendiendo de manera autodidacta, escuchando, probando, tocando. Complementé mis experiencias autodidactas con enseñanzas de manera particular.

wednesday, march 11, 2015 11:00pm

11pm-12am: Gamblers - Indie Rock

Debut album "Small World" coming in 2015.

wednesday, march 11, 2015 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.