Burnt Sugar

Burnt Sugar

The Blue Note Late Night Groove Series presents Burnt Sugar

Late Night Groovy at The Blue Note NYC

Get your Late Night Groove with us at The Blue Note NYC! Sat­ur­day Decem­ber 4  ’round  1am We rec­om­mend reserv­ing a spot at the table. — Here’s your link

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Burnt Sugar, MK Groove Orchestra & Dope Sagittarius

It’s Gonna Be a Coco Dope Groove Sugar!

Fri­day, Novem­ber 19th 2010 8:00pm Coco66 66 Green­point Ave. Brook­lyn (between Franklin and West) G train to Green­point Ave. $6 in advance $8 at the door buy tick­ets WITH: THE MK GROOVE ORCHESTRA The MK Groove Orches­tra is not your grand­par­ents big band, the MKGO is equal parts rock band and jazz band, draw­ing upon […]

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BURNT SUGAR presents TWO OR THREE THINGS SHE KNOW ABOUT WILD

A Primer In How Sis­ters Freely Con­duct Them­selves in The D Fea­tur­ing Mazz Swift and Latasha Nevada Diggs on violin,vocals and EFX Greg Tate on laptop,guitars+baton, Jared Michael Nick­er­son on bass and The Next Detroit Har­molodic Arkestra (Joel Peter­son, Duminie Depor­res, James “the Black­man” Har­ris, Skeeter CR Shel­ton and more) Admis­sion: $8.00 all ages www,mocadetroit.org/upcomingevents.html DETROIT – […]

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Elogio  do Funk

Savoring the Summer & Looking Forward To The Fall

Burnt Sugar had a won­der­ful Sum­mer with a lovely evening dance fest at Real Art Ways in Hart­ford Ct. and a seven-day trip to Oporto Por­tu­gal to close the 2010 edi­tion of Ser­relves Em Festa. Here’s the review in the main news­pa­per: The review gives Burnt Sugar back­ground info; says “Make It Funky” (with Bruce Mack […]

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Sept 25th at 92Y Tribeca NYC, NY

Start­ing 2010 with three sold-out pre­views at Brooklyn’s BRIC­stu­dio & two sold-out nights in Paris at the Sons D’Hiver Fes­ti­val as Melvin Van Pee­bles’ on-stage band for the the­atri­cal debut of Sweet Sweetback’s Badasssss Song this past Feb­ru­ary, and prepar­ing to mash-up James Brown’s song­book for the Apollo Theater’s Salon Series later this fall, Burnt […]

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The Refuge Project II: Advocacy against Domestic Violence through Music, Yoga and Art

The Refuge Project II: Advocacy against Domestic Violence through Music, Yoga and Art

Sun­day August 8, 2010 with The Cit­i­zens, Opti­mus Tribe, Carl Han­cock Rux, Matt Kane­los and Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber.

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Undead JazzFest

Undead JazzFest

On June 12th and 13th 2010 boom­BOOM Presents and Search & Restore unleash the Undead Jazz Fes­ti­val on New York City.  Hot off the suc­cess of Win­ter Jaz­zfest,  these like-minded, ambi­tious con­cert pre­sen­ters have revived the same two-day, many-artist, multi-venue for­mula.  For two Sum­mer nights, one ticket will give jazz fans access to Le Poisson […]

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"Serralves em Festa” in Oporto Portugal

“Serralves em Festa” in Oporto Portugal

Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Cham­ber will be mak­ing our first trip Por­tu­gal per­form­ing on the clos­ing night of the 2010 edi­tion of “Ser­ralves em Festa” in Oporto. The fes­ti­val direc­tors expect around 10,000 peo­ple to gather around the main stage in the park and the Sugar will hit them with JB’s FUNKY DIVAS VERSUS THE […]

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May!

Ah… the Sweet­back gift  keeps on giv­ing!   We’d like to wel­come Aman-Re Jack (con­gas), the hus­band of Tracy Jack (chore­o­g­ra­pher for the Sweet Sweet­back pro­duc­tion ), to the Sugar tribe. Speak­ing of Sweet­back we’ve just heard from Mr. Melvin Van Pee­bles that a 52-minute doc­u­men­tary shot by Mr. Samuel Thiebaut and con­tain­ing cast inter­views, BRIC residency […]

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The Rites of Thang. With Apollo Heights and Smoota!

The Rites of Thang. With Apollo Heights and Smoota!

8:30 Smoota 9:30 Apollo Heights 10:30 Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Cham­ber $10 in advance at Ticket Web or $12 at the door SMOOTA: “Each song is so sexy (instru­men­tals), yet weird (lyrics) at the same time…you almost feel wrong for dig­ging it so much.” (DOWNTOWN DIARIES) http://www.myspace.com/smoota APOLLO HEIGHTS: “The best live band in New York.” […]

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Funk You - Funky Soul Disco Dance Party

Funk You — Funky Soul Disco Dance Party

8:30pm : Dan Saks and The Funkdadeli All-Stars (feat Burnt Sugar’s Jared Nick­er­son on bass & ‘Moist’ Paula Hen­der­son on bari-sax) 9:15pm: DeLEON (J-Dub Records) “From the same cul­tural blender that gave us Gogol Bor­dello and Dengue Fever comes the Spanish/Jewish/Brooklyn mash that is Daniel Saks’ vision­ary band DeLeon. At times rock­ing the Cas­bah (“La […]

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