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David Daniels: Adventures in Music and Storytelling
Saturday, May 11
The Hook and Ladder Lounge
3-4pm :: $5 Suggested Donation
Adventures in Music and Storytelling showcases stories and poetry by David Daniels along with the acoustic guitar rhythms and vocals of Van Nixon (Maroons,Positive Vibrations)
David Daniels is a Playwright, founder of the Reggae Theatre Ensemble, spoken word artist and storyteller He’s noted for the play Malcolm X Meet Peter Tosh. With two spoken word CD’s under his belt,David Daniels has opened for and shared the stage with the likes of The Wailers,Big Wu,Dub Poet Linton Kwezi Johnson and Charlie Parr
“An alchemy of Beat poetry and reggae aesthetic, David Daniels’ spoken-word/storytelling launches lyrical journeys into the rebellious soul .. memoir to fresh destinations, inspiring insights and human connection, our times are hungry for.” Lydia Howell, host “Catalyst” KFAI Radio
Singing and accompanying himself on guitar, Van Nixon was one of the few black solo artist in the Midwest, going back to the early 1970’s. In addition to performing as a reggae artist, as lead vocalist for such groups as Macumba and Maroons, Van also does a wide variety of music which includes gospel, light jazz, blues and classical.
$5 suggested donation.
SPECIAL SATURDAY AFTERNOON MATINEE!! (especially for you older folks that don’t stay up late anymore)