Saturday, April 29th at 7:00pm ($500)
Dub, Afrobeat, Afro House and beyond with LIVE performances by Eesah & Tuff Like Iron with DJ Iset Sankofa. Sankofa blends genres as a rule. The music is generally accompanied by drumming by some of Kingston’s foremost percussionists. The Sankofa Sessions have become known not only for world music but also live painting.
This week includes live performance by Eesah & Tuff Like Iron. Fashion designer Tuff Like Iron brings together her Trini-American heritage to create her own stamp of fashion music livity. On stage she holds her own from the likes of California club venues to the likes of Sierra Nevada World Music Festival. Her breakout hit “Orange Peel” has ushered in a full legion of dub loyals for the Kingston-Cali based Tuff Like Iron.
Eesah is now the rapper/singer has been bubbling on the Kingston underground scene for sometime. He rocketed to the international stage recently with “Perfect Tree”, his timely collaboration with megastar Chronixx. The result has been an unprecedented interest in his recently released self titled EP.