Aug
13

The Archives: A Reggae Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron

The Hamilton Live Presents: at The Hamilton Live

Washington, DC

Show: 8:00PM

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DOORS AT 6:30 | SHOW AT 8:00

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This show is general admission. Seating is available first-come, first-served. 


THE ARCHIVES

The Archives: A Reggae Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron

The Archives featuring Puma Ptah (Thievery Corporation) performreimagined classics from their chart-topping, critically acclaimed album Carry Me Home. Experiencebeloved tunes from the songbook of the late great poet/singer Gil Scott-Heron &his longtime collaborator Brian Jackson in a roots Reggae style

DC's own, The Archives was founded by Thievery Corporation’s EricHilton & producer/ keyboard ace Darryl “Trane” Burke. Featured vocalistPuma Ptah, the charismatic singer from St Thomas, US Virgin Islands; Trane onkeyboards and drummer; Leslie “Black Seed” James Jr. from St Thomas US VirginIslands; Guitar virtuoso Henri Tanash from Cameroon and Kingston, Jamaica’s ownon bass, Pierre Stone to round out the main lineup. All members of the outfithave recorded and toured internationally with acts like Black Uhuru, Culture,Don Carlos, Alpha Blondy, Eek-A-Mouse, and more.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iH93gA5PZHA

archivesreggae.com


Crank Lukongo

Our classified genre of music is called Afro Go-Go Roots Musicwhich is a hybrid of DC Go-Go and Worldbeat layered with othermusical elements and with lyrical content and storytelling, addressing socialactivism, change, historical references and the celebration of our unique DCculture.

http://cranklukongo.com/


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600 14th St. NW, Washington, DC, 20005

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The Archives / Puma Ptah

Crank Lukongo