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Thursday, November 1st
9:30pm-12:30am |$10/$15

AFRICALI

AfriCali is a California-based creative “collaborative in sound” inspired by South African born MC/vocalist Eyezon.

Africali encompasses a unique blend of jazz, soulful rock, blues, heavy rhythms & percussion of 1970s African music, topped with coastal-psych seasoning. They have a sound that embodies the meaning of Afro-fusion. The most interesting thing about AfriCali is that it lends importance to the instrumentation as much as it does the vocals, while the melodies of each instrument and voice develops in episodes, as opposed to the familiar verse-chorus format. What is astounding about this piece is it’s absolute ground-breaking fusion of innumerable elements. About as experimental and open-hearted as music gets, the endless interweaving of various keyboard, guitar sounds, vocals, and evolving percussion, equals a masterpiece in any terms.

Africali has toured with musicians from different styles and musical backgrounds, like former label mate K’naan, Stephen Marley, members of Fela Kuti, and Hugh Masekela. They’ve played festivals such as Harmony Festival, One Love One Heart Reggae Festival, Nacarubi Fest, Fillmore Jazz Fest, Eagle Rock Music Festival, Soul Play, and more.

Their debut album Taught Of A Culture, released last October by German indie Label Tokyo Dawn Records, has gotten raving reviews and major radio support via UK&s BBC, KCRW, and college radio across the country.

Click HERE to listen to AfriCali!

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The cost shown for each performance is the price for tickets per person, which are purchased in advance. There is a Food & Beverage Minimum for reservations downstairs. Tickets may be purchased on Eventbrite, or by making a reservation on Opentable By submitting a reservation, you are purchasing tickets to a show. Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred to other people. No-shows or cancellations are charged the full ticket price per person to the card on file.

See our FAQ for more details. There is no charge for enjoying the music in our upstairs lounge.

Call us at 415.358.1999 or email us with any questions!

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GRAMMY-WINNING TRUMPET SENSATION MAURICE “MOBETTA” BROWN

GRAMMY-WINNING TRUMPET SENSATION MAURICE “MOBETTA” BROWN

GRAMMY-WINNING TRUMPET SENSATION MAURICE “MOBETTA” BROWN

CLOSED THIS EVENING

KAZEMDE GEORGE COLLECTIVE “JAZZ BEATS”

KAZEMDE GEORGE COLLECTIVE “JAZZ BEATS”

SAMI STEVENS AND THE MAN I LOVE

KAZEMDE GEORGE COLLECTIVE “JAZZ BEATS”

SAMI STEVENS AND THE MAN I LOVE

MADS TOLLING & THE MADS MEN

SAMI STEVENS AND THE MAN I LOVE

MARK ROBINSON “JOY SPRING!”

SAMI STEVENS AND THE MAN I LOVE

SAMI STEVENS AND THE MAN I LOVE

CLOSED THIS EVENING

FREDDY CLARKE & WOBBLY WORLD

JULIAN ARCHER TRIO

CAROLINE DAVIS QUARTET

THE WALTER EARL GROUP

CAROLINE DAVIS QUARTET

BRYAN CARTER & THE YOUNG SWANGERS

CAROLINE DAVIS & MAITRI

THE WALTER EARL GROUP

CAROLINE DAVIS & MAITRI

CAROLINE DAVIS & MAITRI

CLOSED THIS EVENING

MAKAYA MCCRAVEN

MAKAYA MCCRAVEN

MAKAYA MCCRAVEN

MAKAYA MCCRAVEN

KNOX BARBER TRIO FT. LEGENDARY DRUMMER MATT WILSON

KALÍ RODRÍGUEZ-PEÑA COLLECTIVE FT. VOCALIST GINA D’SOTO + SAXOPHONIST KAZEMDE GEORGE

JD ALLEN TRIO

KALÍ RODRÍGUEZ-PEÑA COLLECTIVE FT. VOCALIST GINA D’SOTO + DJ SETS BY WONWAY POSIBUL!

DANIELLE WERTZ QUINTET

KALÍ RODRÍGUEZ-PEÑA COLLECTIVE FT. VOCALIST GINA D’SOTO + SAXOPHONIST KAZEMDE GEORGE

KALÍ RODRÍGUEZ-PEÑA COLLECTIVE FT. VOCALIST GINA D’SOTO + SAXOPHONIST KAZEMDE GEORGE

CLOSED THIS EVENING

ILLY BOGART “THE MUSIC OF D’ANGELO!”

JOEL FLEISHER

KYLE NASSER QUINTET

MICHELLE SPINELLI & TOMATI

KYLE NASSER QUINTET

MICHELLE SPINELLI & TOMATI FT. BRIAN RICE

KYLE NASSER QUINTET

MICHELLE SPINELLI & TOMATI FT. BRIAN RICE

KYLE NASSER QUINTET

EMPRESS “LOVELY I AM”: THE SOULFUL, UNPLUGGED PREVIEW OF HER DEBUT ALBUM

EMPRESS “LOVELY I AM”: THE SOULFUL, UNPLUGGED PREVIEW OF HER DEBUT ALBUM

CLOSED THIS EVENING

THE BEN WINKELMAN TRIO

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