Sunday December 19, 2010
Bay Area Artists Unite For KPFA, A benefit & appreciation party for KPFA 94.1 FM
At La Peña Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 USA
$15-50 sliding scale, $10 for students
This event features some of the Bay’s best musicians, artists and poets all joining artistic forces to support our beloved community radio station, KPFA 94.1 FM. In times of financial and political struggle, we unite through song, spoken word and dance.
An intimate acoustic set with Rupa Marya of Rupa and the April Fishes
Carne Cruda featuring hip hop MC Rico Pabon
La Mission Band performing music from the movie, 'La Mission'
Las Bomberas De La Bahia, An all female group upholding the Puerto Rican tradition of
Bomba drumming and dancing.
Soulful wonders: Valerie Troutt and Codany Holiday
Poetess Nina Serrano and artist Mamacoatl
Drummer Jaz Sawyer and the Bay Area All Stars: Maya Kronfeld & Howard Wiley
MC’d by Luis Medina with DJ SANTERO + DJ I J Special Guests
* A special thanks to La Pena and all the artists performing and every single person working at KPFA.
For more info visit : www.kpfa.org, www.lapena.org
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