Archive for March 15, 2009

Israeli Pop Icon Idan Raichel Project at the Berklee Performance Center (March 24th – Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.)

idan-raichel-12The global fusion band Idan Raichel Project blends diverse sounds from Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Middle East in order to spread its musical message of peace throughout the world. Lead by composer, producer, arranger Idan Raichel, they have become a principle force in the evolution of Israel pop music and from the top of the country’s music charts have gone on to become extremely popular world-wide with the 2006 release of their very first album The Idan Raichel Project.  Billboard has dubbed the group  a “multi-ethnic tour de force” while both the New York Times and BBC Radio 3 have crowned this release “best of the year” in its category.  Also in 2006, they furthered their mission of worldly goodwill by historically becoming the first Israeli band to perform in Ethiopia, a venture which was later to become the basis of a documentary film entitled Black Over White.           

                                                      

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Concert Details :

When: March 24th – Tuesday @ 7:30 p.m.

Where: Berklee Performance Center

Tickets: $50.00, $40.00, $30.00

            Available at Crash/Arts or by calling (617) 876-4275

(Neighborhood Restaurants)

 

March 15, 2009 at 11:51 pm Leave a comment

Party Salsa Style with the Havana Club Every Saturday Night!

NotesIn the mood for some Salsa dancing fun to go along with your Latin music entertainment? Then head on over to Boston’s South End  and party with the Havana Club each and every Saturday night. (Attention! This event has a temporary new location – click link for details or see my blog post of  11/8/09) Havana Saturdays feature a live Salsa band, pre-party dance lessons, and club-style dancing until the wee hours of the morning.

Start your evening off with Salsa instruction (all levels) with or without a pre-arranged partner. Then try out your new moves on the dance floor accompanied by live music and a full bar.

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Party Details:

When: Sat. evenings –  Dance Instruction (9;30-10:00)

                                  Salsa Party (10:30-2:00)

Where: Villa Victoria’s Jorge Hernandez Cultural Center 

Fee: $15.00 Cover Charge

March 15, 2009 at 3:55 am Leave a comment


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