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Live AfroBrazilian DRUMS + KIZOMBA + Global Dance Rhythms = SATURDAY APR. 28

From: zangada
Sent on: Thursday, April 26, 2012 8:49 PM

AXÉ (ah-SHAY)

 

DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY TO SOUNDS FROM BRAZIL & THE AFRICAN WORLD

SATURDAY APRIL, 28th

AXUM LOUNGE - 1934 U Street NW
(near 9th & U St., 2 blocks from U St. Metro)

doors @ 8   |   $10   |   21+

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We're back with those sounds from across the African Diaspora you know you love. This month's party will feature two new additions to the Axe'(ah-SHAY) family:
  • Legendary Senegalese musician BABA DAME MEDOUNE performing live with DJ UNDERDOG
  • DJ and dance Instructor OSCAR BA aka DC's Kizomba Ambassador will give a FREE dance lesson at our first ever KIZOMBA LOUNGE. Grab a partner and warm up your hips to the sounds of Samba's distant cousin from Angola.
RSVP to Saturday's party on Facebook!

FOOD & DRINK SPECIALS

FREE Ethiopian Food Buffet from (8pm-until)
$5 Ethiopian Honey Wine until 10pm


$5 Heineken until 10pm Friend on Facebook Follow on Twitter Forward to a Friend THE KIZOMBA LOUNGE 8-11PM Our new Kizomba dance party featuring a FREE Kizomba dance lesson instructed by the Kizomba Ambassador, OSCAR BA. Come explore the roots of Brazilian Samba through this sexy Angolan partner dance. DJ
UNDERDOG
Spinning a glorious blend of Brazilian Sounds, African rhythms and everything funky in between. BABA DAME
MEDOUNE
Showcasing a variety of instruments from West Africa, the renown Senegalese multi-instrumentalist will perform alongside DJ Underdog. BLOCO AFRO
SAMBATROVAO
DC's premiere Afro-Brazilian drum ensemble will perform their powerful fusion of Samba, Reggae, Muzenza, and Candomble rhythms.

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