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The Progressive Underground Next 200: Afro Cosmic Music Cabaret

Cliff Bells

2030 Park Ave, Detroit, MI 48226

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Event Description

Join us as we celebrate WDET's The Progressive Underground w/Chris Campbell reaching its 200th episode and beyond with the AFRO COSMIC MUSIC CABARET featuring internationally-renowned act Les Nubians taking place Thursday, April 20, 7 pm - 12 midnight. 

The event is hosted by writer/DJ/media personality/taste maker and Progressive Underground host CHRIS CAMPBELL and will feature this amazing lineup of talent. 

Headliner: LES NUBIANS
Opening act: VIDEO7
Special Guests: Amp Fiddler, Jessica Care Moore, Mahogany Jones, Sean Blackman, Malik Alston and many other surprise guest appearances.

DJ: THOMAS BARNETT aka Groove Slave

The house band for the evening is dubbed the Afro Cosmic Music Orchestra featuring the following all-star musicians:

Maurice "Pirahnahead" Herd: Music Director/Guitar
Tony Gordon: Keyboard
Takashi IIo: Bass
Aisha Ellis: Percussion/Drums
Greg 'Greco' Freeman: Drums/Percussion
Leslie DeShazor: Viola/Strings

There will also be live-painting by a visual artist and fashion showcase by one of the area's hottest designers.

(1) General Admission - $15.00
(2) VIP - $25.00 (priority seating, meet-and-greet with photo-op with Les Nubians, AND entry to the DIME Master Class lecture/Q & A with Les Nubians the following day, Friday, April 21, 1 - 3 pm at DIME Institute)

Map of Event Location
April 20th, 2017  7:00 pmApril 21st, 2017  12:00 am