Timbila will play as part of the Mamapalooza festival, time slot in the afternoon
This will be an intimate acoustic evening with Timbila and Atlas Soul. The evening begins with a video release party for Bob Coens new music video - shot in NYC featuring Chartwell Dutiro performing Shumba YnGwasha.
Timbila [tim-BEE-lah] brings roots music uptown with a debut performance at Lucille’s at B.B.King Blues Club and Grill. Timbila reinvents some of the most beautiful music traditions of southern Africa, with an East Village edge. Along with the Afro-Mediterranean sounds of Atlas Soul, Timbila will deliver a night of dance and trance for a cold winter night!
Sounds Like: Official Thomas Mapfumo & The Blacks Unlimited, CHIWONISO MARAIRE, The B-52's, Timbila ta Venancio, Jefferson Airplane
Bio: TIMBILA blazes ecstatic African rock with an East Village edge. The trance of African spirit possession merges with the trance of free-spirited head-bangers. The surreal buzzing beauty of timbila (Chopi xylophone, Mozambique) and hypnotic dream melodies of mbira (Shona thumb piano, Zimbabwe) soar...See Full Bio