Burnt Sugar News

BROOKLYN BAZAAR Line-up

11am — 11:30am — DJ Per­seve 11:30am — 11:50am — Don­ner Social 12pm — 12:40pm  -  Escar­ioka 12:40pm — 1:20pm — DJ Incogne­gro & DJ Spirit­hood of The Dust­bin Broth­ers 1:20pm — 2:50pm — First Burnt Sugar Arkestra set 2:50pm — 3:40pm — Hard Hit­tin Harry 3:40pm — 4:10pm — Greg Banks 4:10pm — 4:20pm […]

Rebellum at The Guelph Jazz Fes­ti­val

Rebellum at The Guelph Jazz Festival

Rebellum: Burnt Sugar Arkestra’s Avant Funk & Roll Unit

MOCAD’s 2015 Fall Exhibit Open­ing Celebration

Burnt Sugar is hon­ored to per­form for The Museum of Con­tem­po­rary Art Detroit’s 2015 Fall Exhibit Open­ing Cel­e­bra­tion. The “United States of Latin Amer­ica” exhibit will fea­ture more than thirty emerg­ing artists from Latin Amer­ica, many of whom will be exhibit­ing in the United States for the first time. Find out more here:

Burnt Sugar at The Thunderbird. Pittsburgh PA

Burnt Sugar at The Thunderbird Cafe & Lounge Pittsburgh

The Thun­der­bird Cafe & Lounge is one of the pre­mier live music venues in Pitts­burgh. Located in his­toric Lawrenceville on But­ler Street, The Thun­der­bird Cafe fea­tures top national artists as well as estab­lished & up and com­ing local bands.  Their state of the art sound sys­tem, and com­fort­able atmos­phere make the Thun­der­bird Cafe a great […]

Burnt Sugar at MOTR Cincinnati, with Napoleon Maddox

Burnt Sugar at MOTR, Over The Rhine, Cincinnati

with Spe­cial Guest:Napoleon Mad­dox ( ISWHAT?!) With an Ohio-laced rhyth­mic flow and vocal gym­nas­tics, poet Napoleon Mad­dox spans the worlds of jazz and hip hop, tak­ing in every­thing from Thelo­nious Monk via Gil Scott-Heron to Outkast. Napoleon has trav­eled the world with his own group ISWHAT?! and col­lab­o­rated with Pub­lic Enemy’s Chuck D & sax­o­phon­ist Archie Shepp. Napoleon is fea­tured on Shepp’s album Phat […]

Dark Wonderland (Discount Tickets Available)

Debut­ing on Thurs­day, June 4th and con­clud­ing on Sat­ur­day, June 27th, Green-Wood, Mapp Inter­na­tional Pro­duc­tions and Full Spec­trum Inc. present DARK WONDERLAND, four long week­ends of inno­v­a­tive per­for­mances to mark the 150th anniver­sary of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adven­tures in Won­der­land, and com­ment on the fan­tas­ti­cal dual nature of New York City. Per­form­ers include Ali­cia Hall Moran […]

Rebellum performs selections from “Brer Rabbit : The Opera ~ A Funky Meditation on Gentrification” and other fey, lovely & krunk songs from their forthcoming Live DVD “Black From The Abyss.”

The Mil­len­nium Stage was cre­ated and under­writ­ten by James A. John­son and Max­ine Isaacs to make the per­form­ing arts acces­si­ble to every­one in ful­fill­ment of the Kennedy Center’s mis­sion to its com­mu­nity and the nation. Addi­tional fund­ing for the Mil­len­nium Stage is pro­vided by The Isadore and Bertha Gudel­sky Fam­ily Foun­da­tion, Inc., The Mered­ith Foundation, […]

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse

Burnt Sugar Smoke­house — Bringin you smokin Grooves non-stop from Six to Eleven The Delancey 168 Delancey Street New York, NY 10002 Sun­day, Feb­ru­ary 15th MC — Luq­man Brown of Funk­Face Smoke­house Line-up: 6:00pm — Blak Dia­mondz 6:40pm — Andre Lassalle’s Pre­mo­ni­tion 7:20pm — MazzMuse Break­down (Mazz Swift & LaFrae Sci) 8:00pm — Dig­i­tal Dias­pora 9:00pm […]

Abigail DeVille: The New Migration

Abigail DeVille: The New Migration

Bronx-born artist Abi­gail DeV­ille will con­struct a his­tor­i­cal maze dis­played in vacant store­front spaces in the heart of Ana­cos­tia with col­lected mate­ri­als from a ten-day road trip from DC to Florida in a new work, enti­tled The New Migra­tion.  The New Migra­tion will explore the impli­ca­tions of the mass flight and migra­tory return of African […]

Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Prince’s "Purple Rain" LP

Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Prince’s “Purple Rain” LP

Cel­e­brate the 30th anniver­sary of Prince’s “Pur­ple Rain” LP with a con­ver­sa­tion fea­tur­ing Karen Good Marable and Zaheer Ali and mod­er­ated by Ebony.com’s Miles Mar­shall Lewis., a screen­ing of the film, and spe­cial guests. A gar­den party with Burnt Sugar Arkestra “sug­ariz­ing” the LP will fol­low the panel dis­cus­sion. This event is sold out, but […]

Burnt Sugar & Lekan Babalola

Burnt Sugar & Lekan Babalola

Jimi Gureje of The Vil­lage @ Gureje / Art Cafe is hon­ored and extremely excited to facil­i­tate the col­lab­o­ra­tion of Lekan Babalola, for­mer Cas­san­dra Wil­son per­cus­sion­ist now liv­ing in Lon­don Eng­land, and the Burnt Sugar Arkestra who per­me­ate the great state of all things Funk in the New York City area. It goes down this Saturday, […]

Ellison at 100
Reading Invisible Man

Ellison at 100 Reading Invisible Man

Burnt Sugar is hon­ored to per­form at this event cel­e­brat­ing Ralph Elli­son 100th birth­day. Fol­low this link for details

Burnt Sugar Review at Winter Jazz Fest 2014

Burnt Sugar Triple threat! Ver­non Reid con­ducts the Burnt Sugar Arkestra: The Steely Dan Song­book Melvin Van Pee­bles wid Lax­a­tive Rebel­lum Fri­day — Jan­u­ary 10th @ 11:15pm Win­ter Jazz Fes­ti­val The Bit­ter End 147 Bleecker St. New York, NY 10012 winterjazzfest.com/2014/ (Scroll down for ticket info) Greg Tate — conduction/guitar / Melvin Van Peebles — […]