See Rocky Live
Wednesday, November 18 2015
Rocky Dawuni showcasing at Mundial Montreal in Canada!
Mundial Montreal is Rocky Dawuni has been invited to showcase his incredible talents for this premier Canadian music showcase on Wednesday, November 18 at Café Petit Campus. Taking place annually, Mundial operates as a springboard for some of the best world music talent emerging from Canada and beyond. With a highly curated program of artists, networking activities and inspiring conversation, Mundial has quickly established itself as the go-to event in North America for world music discovery and professional opportunities. This show is open to the public for $10 and begins at 8:30pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/1706996592853020/
Thursday, November 19 2015
Rocky Dawuni comes to The Haunt in Itaca, NY !!
Rocky Dawuni comes to Ithaca, NY for his first play in the city!!!
Ithaca’s Original Live Music Venue Since 1969. The Haunt is Ithaca’s largest nightclub featuring live music. Ithaca NY is a prime location within hours of NYC, Albany, Syracuse, Buffalo and Rochester. Specializing in rock, rock n roll, hardcore, funk, ska, reggae,metal, blues, punk rock, punk, heavy metal, grunge, soul, jazz, klezmer, indie rock, swing, world beat, and more…
Friday, November 20 2015
Rocky Dawuni comes to Arts Riot in Burlington, Vermont - home of Cumbancha!
Rocky Dawuni is doing a "Home Town" show for our label Cumbancha who is based in Burlington, Vermont at the famous Arts Riot space!!
Arts Riot Mission Statement:
We throw every kind of event- fundraisers, food events, concerts, theater, panels, socials, revivals of 1920 Argentinian communist theater - for every type of cause. Who cares what everyone is into- as long as we are all into something! We will all destroy apathy!
Saturday, November 21 2015
Rocky Dawuni LIVE at The Music Hall Loft in Portsmouth, New Hampshire!
Rocky Dawuni's VERY FIRST show in New Hampshire at the legendary Music Hall Loft. Do not miss this!!! http://www.themusichall.org/calendar
The Music Hall is a performing arts center featuring curated entertainment from around the world in two theaters in its downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire campus - one, a landmark 1878 Victorian theater, designated an American Treasure for the Arts by the US Senate, the other the intimate Music Hall Loft around the corner, recently named “best performing arts venue” by Yankee Magazine and the recipient of the NH AIA award for design excellence. Acclaimed signature series bring top authors and artists to both stages, while HD broadcasts and independent film fill both screens. A radio show broadcast on NH Public Radio originates here. This dynamic arts center urges patrons to Explore + Learn via master classes, post film panel discussions, and matinees for children.
Sunday, November 22 2015
Afropop Night Presents ROCKY DAWUNI live at Wonderbar in Allston, Massachusetts!!
$12 adv / $15 DOS
Rocky Dawuni: From Ghana, International music star and humanitarian activist Rocky Dawuni straddles the boundaries between Africa, the Caribbean and the U.S. to create an appealing sound that unites generations and cultures. With an easy-going charisma and reputation as a dedicated champion of social causes, Dawuni's infectious grooves and dance-inducing anthems have consistently excited fans across the globe. A galvanizing performer, Dawuni has shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Peter Gabriel, Bono, Jason Mraz, Janelle Monae and John Legend, among many others. Named one of Africa's Top 10 global stars by CNN, he has showcased his talent at prestigious venues such as The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. and The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.
Friday, December 18 2015
Rocky Dawuni Homecoming Concert at Alliance Francaise in Accra, Ghana on Friday December 18!!
The long awaited return of Rocky Dawuni in Ghana, performing with his full band with some upcoming and legacy artists joining him in song!
Ghanaian musician and activist, Rocky Dawuni, straddles the boundaries between Africa, the Caribbean and the U.S. to create an appealing sound that unites generations and cultures. A galvanizing performer, Dawuni has shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Janelle Monae and John Legend, among many others. Named one of Africa's Top 10 global stars by CNN, he has showcased his talent at prestigious venues around the world including The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center and the Hollywood Bowl. Influenced by the soulful beats of Fela Kuti, the positive messages of Bob Marley and the infectious, sing-along anthems of artists like Michael Franti, Rocky Dawuni's sixth album, Branches of the Same Tree, was released earlier this year on Cumbancha Records which we will be celebrating tonight in Ghana! The first single "African Thriller" and outrageous video have been making serious waves around the world!