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David Nadel All-Star Winterfest with the Funky Nixons, Baba Ken Okulolo and Caribbean All Stars

December 21 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

| $10 – $200

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The Funky Nixons

The Funky Nixons are a Berkeley-based rock/hip-hop band. Formed in 1990 on the eve of the first Gulf War, the band has performed over a hundred shows, concerts, and benefits all over the San Francisco Bay Area. Funky Nixons songs are played on college and pirate radio stations around the Bay Area. Songs include: Screw the Rich, Bum Rap, We Support the Troops, LA Driver, Minimum Wage, We Love the Pope, and Smoke a Joint with Jesus. Their song Barbara Bush’s Dog was used as the theme song of the weekly radio show, The Street Spirit Hour. Music mpgs and photos of the Funky Nixons are posted at directaction.org The Funky Nixons have performed at People’s Park anniversary shows most years since 1991, and are sometimes referred to as the “House Band of Berkeley’s People’s Park” by other park organizers.

Babá Ken Okulolo

Babá Ken Okulolo is a beloved SF Bay Area-based Nigerian bandleader, vocalist, bassist, teacher and multi-instrumentalist, one of the few popular African musicians of today whose roots extend deep into his country’s musical history.

He now leads several distinct African bands and teaches students of all ages. His lively performances, recordings, drum circles, and classes spread an uplifting message and bring the joy of African music to every audience.

Details

Date:
December 21, 2018
Time:
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost:
$10 – $200
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Website:
http://bit.ly/2Dvwgq5

Venue

Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center
Phone:
(510) 525-5054
1317 San Pablo Ave. (at Gilman), Berkeley, CA 94702 United States
Website:
ashkenaz.com

Organizer

Ashkenaz
Phone:
510-525-5054
Website:
http://www.ashkenaz.com

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