This Week in Black Rock

For TWIBR submissions, email artist name, venue name, city and date to: brcmembersinfo@gmail.com by noon every Tuesday.



THIS WEEK (bold denotes BRC member or recent collaborator)


 


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9


  • Nublu Day @ Nublu, NYC, Featuring Brian Jackson (Gil Scott-Heron Songbook), Nublu Orchestra (Tribute To Butch Morris), Silver, Theo Croker Quartet, Oceanvs Orientalis & Ilhan Ersahin

 



THURSDAY, JANUARY 10 


  • MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO @ Nublu, NYC

 

  • BURNT SUGAR THE ARKESTRA CHAMBER @ The Rubenstein Atrium (Lincoln Center), NYC , Twentieth Anniversary Celebration Mixtape #One “While My Guitar Gently Screams” with Vernon Reid & Ronnie Head Draytone

 

  • DJ LOGIC @ Moe’s Tropical Throe.Down, Runaway Bay, Jamaica (Through 1/14)

 



FRIDAY, JANUARY 11


  • Brandon Ragan Project @ Star Lounge, Ventura, CA

 



SATURDAY, JANUARY 12


  • Judas Priestess @ The Stone Pony, Asbury Park, NJ

 



THURSDAY, JANUARY 17 


  • DIVINITY ROXX @ Rockwood Music Hall, NYC

 

  • DJ LOGIC & FRIENDS @ The Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NY, featuring Vernon Reid and Christian McBride

 

  • Olio @ MTL Concert Venue, Riverside, CA

 

  • Judas Priestess f/Militia Vox @ Catch One, Los Angeles, CA, w/Too Hot To Handle, Cowgirls From Hell and more

 



FRIDAY, JANUARY 18 


  • The 4 Korners @ BAMcafe Live, Brooklyn, NY (through 1/19)

 

  • David Ryan Harris @ 30a Songwriter’s Festival, Fort Walton Beach, FL

 

  • The Revolution @ Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort, Jackson, CA


COMING UP 


  • The Revolution @ The UC Theater, Berkeley, CA, 1/19

 

  • The Stanley Clarke Band @ The Broad Stage, Santa Monica, CA, 1/19

 

  • Judas Priestess f/MILITIA VOX @ Brick By Brick, San Diego, CA, 1/19

 

  • SHELLEY NICOLE’S BLAKBUSHE/The Nephrok! All-Stars/The Motown Masterpiece Orchestra @ Once, Somerville, MA, 1/20

 

  • The Isley Brothers @ Sound Board (Motor City Casino Hotel), Detroit, MI, 1/20

 

  • The Revolution @ The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, 1/20

 

  • Oddisee @ Brooklyn Academy Of Music (BAM), Brooklyn, NY, 1/21, Part Of Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute

 

  • TOSHI REAGON Birthday Concerts @ Joe’s Pub, NYC, 1/23-26

 

  • Kamasi Washington @ Apollo Theater, NYC, 1/23

 

  • MARTHA REDBONE @ The Freight & Salvage, Berkley, CA, 1/23

 

  • BLAK EMOJI @ Piano’s, NYC, 1/24

 

  • Afropunk Film Screening @ Art House, Gary, IN, 1/24, Q & A with Director James Spooner

 

  • DIVINITY ROXX @ House Of Blues-Anaheim, Anaheim, CA, 1/25, “She Rocks Awards,” Part of NAMM Conference; With House Band ‘Rock Sugah,’ w/Kat Dyson, Benita Lewis, Drin Elliot); Featured artists include Macy Gray, Lisa Loeb, Judith Hill and more!

 

  • Afropunk Film Screening @ Elastic Arts, Chicago, IL, 1/26, Q & A with Director James Spooner; Performances by Black Market Democracy, The Eternals w/Nick Mazzarella

 

  • Toshi Reagon Sacred Music Concert W/Bernice Johnson Reagon @ Joe’s Pub, 1/27

 

  • BURNT SUGAR THE ARKESTRA CHAMBER @ Brooklyn Museum Of Art, Brooklyn, NY 1/31, Black Power Anthems Set with Bazaar Royale, Carl Hancock Rux, Julia Kent, Vijay Iyer & Twentieth Anniversary Celebration Mixtape

 

  • David Ryan Harris @ Attic, Tampa, FL, 1/31

 

  • David Ryan Harris @ The Rock Boat, Miami, FL, 2/1

 

  • Booker T. Jones @ Freight & Salvage, Berkeley, CA, 2/1

 

  • Eric Gales @ Sony Hall, NYC, 2/5

 

  • Valerie June @ McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Space, Charlotte, NC, 2/5

 

  • Valerie June @ Fletcher Opera Theater, Raleigh, NC, 2/6

 

  • Valerie June @ Zieder’s American Dream Theater, Virginia, Beach, VA, 2/8

 

  • Eric Gales @ The Newton Theater, Newton, NJ, 2/9

 

  • Valerie June @ Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, Washington, DC, 2/9

 

  • FISHBONE @ “One Love Festival” (Queen Mary), Long Beach, CA, 2/9

 

  • The Internet @ Mana Wynwood Convention Center, Miami, FL, 2/15

 

  • Sy Smith @ Vitello’s, Los Angeles, CA, 2/18

 

  • Afropunk Film Screening @ Ark Lodge, Seattle, WA, 2/21, Q & A with Director James Spooner

 

  • The Roots @ The Joint At The Hard Rock Casino, Las Vegas, NV, 2/22

 

  • FISHBONE @ “311 Caribbean Cruise,” Tampa, FL, 3/1

 

  • Alice Smith @ The Apollo Theater, NYC, 3/15

 

  • David Ryan Harris @ Riviera Theatre, Chicago, IL, 3/19

 

  • Afropunk Film Screening @ La Botanica, San Antonio, TX, 3/30, Q & A with Director James Spooner; Performances by BLXPTN, Pleasure Venom, Ojos, Mercutio & The Constantines and more

 



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