Long Island City African Bands
Browse and compare 28 professional Long Island City African Bands and African Bands who will travel to Long Island City to perform at your event.
Floxy Bee, the Yeye Asa (mother of culture) of Ile-Ife Iyanfoworogi, has been performing and recording as the Hikosso Queen in the US & Canada in such venues as the Apollo Theatre, Symphony Space, the Toronto Afrofest, the Lekki Easter Show, various clubs and events such as benefits for NY Central Park at the Museum of Natural History and the Hunger Project at the NY Hilton.
The band can ve...
WAAW Band™ is the first NYC-based group to present authentic and original mbalax music of the Wolof people from Senegal, West Africa! Popularized internationally by the renowned singers Youssou N'Dour and Baaba Maal, mbalax (or mbalakh) is a highly danceable music style characterized by complex polyrhythmic percussion and dramatic vocal harmonies. WAAW Band's original and fresh approach to mba...
Be transformed by the sounds and spirit of the New York African Chorus Ensemble Inc; the foremost group that specializes in the performance of African traditional, popular and Art music. The vibrant and polyphonic rhythms of the drums energize and speak life to every heart it encounters, while African vocals resonate with the power of thunder.
The ensemble transforms any arena to an Afric...
Francis Mbappe and the fm tribe is professional ,and unique band who combine modern and ancient afro pop jazz and dance music by the age of nineteen Mbappe's was a bass player and musical director of Manu dibango's soul Makossa Band Upond arrival to New York in 1990's he started FmTribe and perform in Universities ,Clubs (Sob's,nithing factories, Zinc bar, Blue notes. etc) ,Festivals such as s...
New York, NY (3 miles from Long Island City, NY)
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MetroTang, led by composer/percussionist Chacho Ramirez, brings a unique angle to jazz. Combining African drumming rhythms with funky bass lines and long flowing melodies, the music has something for everybody. These outstanding musicians have recorded and toured throughout the world.
We also offer smaller configurations, and a Latin dance band with steel pan, flute and/or trumpet.
Feelin IRIE means Feeling Good.. That's what I'm about .. making you feel good at your next Party, or event whatever it is , wherever.. Feelin Irie is a One man to 3 man band. Beach Island music at its core.. right from the Islands of Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago and even some Buffet for all you parrot heads. We play steeldrums or what we call PAN, along Hawaiian Ukelele, World Music instruments...
* * * * BEST LATIN BAND Gigmasters Winner!! 2010, 2008 * * * *
* * * * BEST LATIN ALBUM-2008 IMA Awards– (R)Evolucion * * * *
*** JOSE CONDE- self titled was recently nominated for his 2nd IMA award in 2 categories, Best Latin Album and Best Poster Design. ***
*** BABYGIRL the movie now debuting at Tribeca Film Fest uses 3 Jose Conde songs in the soundtrack in including the t...
The( 2008 )featured Steel Drum Band at the (US Open) , appeared in Law&Order (Criminal Intent in( 2010) we are a mix of Soca, Reggae, Calypso Steel Drum Band. We play in different Venues.Weddings, Cocktail hour, clubs, private parties. Co-operate functions, schools etc. We can be hired from 1 steel drummer to 10 pieces or more, according to your needs and budget.we will work with you till y...