Electronic Jazz Experience @ Jazz Café 2.2.13

Electronic Jazz Experience

Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts


Saturday, February 2, 2013

9 p.m. $10.00


Please come and experience a sublime journey into the electronic world of jazz, featuring delicious improvisation and sizzling creativity from Malik Alston, ESpleece and Javonntte. These gentlemen are producers driven to light up your night, delving deep into the space where innovation meets structure. The Malik Alston Trio keeps it hot, with Djallo and Sid Evans bringing the fire to complete your sonic pleasure. Celebrate with special guest Badriyyah Wazeerud-Din for birthday festivities, with more surprises in store for the night.

Discover new worlds and elevate your weekend in style – only at the Jazz Café.

Malik Alston Malik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier producers, performers, vocalists, DJ’s and improvisationists. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. He has delighted audiences in the United States and abroad, inviting them into his unique world. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

ESpleece Photo ESpleece is a multi-faceted producer/DJ from Detroit, where his sets blur the lines of deep, minimal, disco and funk, creating a late-night vibe that keeps crowds dancing until the sun comes up. His production style is as vast as his track selection, ranging from dance floor jams to downtempo movie scores. ESpleece has hot new releases on deck, including the We Can’t Sleep EP (Exchange Bureau Music) and Sgt. Pepperoni 12″ (Cryovac). He is currently recording new tracks in the studio. ESpleece has brought his eclectic style and mixing vibe to audiences in the United States and around the world, and soon to a dance floor near you.

Javonntte PhotoJavonntte is an accomplished producer, musician and dancer. A native of Detroit, he has been inspired by Herbie Hancock, George Duke, Malik Alston and J Dilla. Artists including Herbie Hancock, Aretha Franklin, George Duke, Chick Corea, Prince, and Nirvana have influenced his sound, which mixes driving dance beats with soul-stirring jazz chords. Javonntte has performed, written and produced with many of Detroit’s finest, including Malik Alston and Amp Fiddler. Javonntte has toured the United States with Aretha Franklin as a principal dancer, and written for artists such as Aretha Franklin, Brandy, and Andre Shepard (Sounds of Blackness). As CEO of Beat Pulse Entertainment, he has released three well-received solo projects, Finger Work (Mogul), Déjà Vu (Beat Pulse) and Groove Addiction (Beat Pulse). Javonntte enjoys performing in multiple realms, traveling to the outer limits of imagination.

Electronic Jazz Experience

Featuring Electronic Producers

Malik Alston, ESpleece and Javonntte

Malik Alston Trio

Saturday, February 2, 2013

9 p.m.

$10.00

Electronic Jazz Flyer 2.2.13

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Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

350 Madison Avenue

Detroit, Michigan 48226

313.887.8500

www.jazzcafedetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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Malik Alston Trio @ Jazz Café 11.10.12

Malik Alston Trio

Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, November 10, 2012

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.

$10.00

Please join us for a refreshing jazz and soul experience from the Malik Alston Trio, with classic gems and dynamic improvisation captivating the evening. Djallo and Takashi Iio join Malik, in a deliciously creative mode. Celebrate with special guest Mareitta Alston-Williams for birthday festivities, with more surprises in store for the night.

Find your bliss and elevate your weekend in style – only at the Jazz Café.

Malik Alston - photo by C. FerrellMalik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier producers, performers, vocalists, DJ’s and improvisationists. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

Malik Alston Trio @ Jazz Cafe 11.10.12

Malik Alston Trio

Saturday, November 10, 2012

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.

$10.00

Jazz Cafe Logo

Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

350 Madison Avenue

Detroit, Michigan 48226

313.887.8500

www.jazzcafedetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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Deeply Rooted @ The Mars Bar January 2012

Delve into the essence of hot music – past, present and future!

Deeply Rooted transports your Thursdays at The Mars Bar, into 4 tantalizing excursions:

1st – Super Soul Gems – Classic, rare, futuristic soul-driven music

2nd – Tour Detroit – Guest DJ’s feature the musical heart of Detroit innovators

3rd – Blazing Hot 45’s – Malik and Craig blaze hot 45’s all night long

4th – Deeply Rooted Live – Special guest artists and musicians join us, bringing you the very best in live performance

Special Guests for January 2012

2nd – Tour Detroit: DJ Sicari

4th – Deeply Rooted Live: Gerald Mitchell


Resident DJ’s: Malik Alston & Craig Huckaby

Free Admission for all events except Deeply Rooted Live

**Deeply Rooted Live – $ 10.00 cover**

Deeply Rooted @ The Mars Bar

9 pm – 2 am

The Mars Bar

10001 Joseph Campau

Hamtramck, MI 48212

www.marsbardetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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Truth Manifest Records Presents Deeply Rooted @ Mars 12.29.11

 

Truth Manifest Records

Presents

Deeply Rooted – Greek Roots

 

Thursday, December 29, 2011

         The Mars Bar

                 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.         

 

Experience pure bliss on the decks……..where the love of music comes alive! Truth Manifest Records presents Deeply Rooted, a deliciously seductive sonic ride, designed to electrify your senses and transport you to ecstasy on the dance floor. Delve into the essence of hot music – past, present and future! DJ Malik Alston & Craig Huckaby blaze the floor with pure fire – real right.

 

 

Please join us on Thursday, December 29, as Deeply Rooted celebrates Greek Roots, in holiday style. Friends and family keeping the Greek tradition alive are our featured hosts for the evening – Dr. Mareitta Alston, DJ Still Bill, Yolanda Day, Mikal Ansari and Donna Gardner. Special performance by songstress Yolanda Day. Party Greek style, all night long at Mars!

 

Truth Manifest Records Presents

Deeply Rooted – Greek Roots

Thursday, December 29, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

$10.00

 

The Mars Bar

10001 Joseph Campau

Hamtramck, MI 48212

313.974.6575

www.marsbardetroit.com

 
 
 

 

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Truth Manifest Presents….Deeply Rooted @ The Mars Bar 12.22.11

Truth Manifest Records
Creating A Mode, Setting A Standard, Elevating The Future

Greetings with news and updates

from your friends at Truth Manifest

Truth Manifest Records

Presents

Deeply Rooted


The Mars Bar

Thursday, December 22, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.


Join us in a True Christmas Experience of pure bliss on the decks – where the love of music comes alive!

Truth Manifest Records presents Deeply Rooted, a deliciously sonic sleigh ride, designed to electrify your senses and transport you to ecstasy on the dance floor.

Delve into the essence of hot music – past, present and future! DJ Malik Alston & Craig Huckaby blaze the floor with pure fire – real right! Special Guest DJ’s: Dwayne Jensen, Adam Francesconi and more!

Come celebrate Christmas & TMR’s 14 years in the business!!! Please bring canned goods. Free Deeply Rooted Limited Edition CD available.

Malik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier DJ’s, producers, performers, vocalists and improvisationists. Malik was influenced as a DJ by the groundbreaking radio show of the Electrifying Mojo. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. Malik toured the country in 2009 as a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, bringing audiences unlimited excitement on the decks fused with live performance. He is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects from Painted Pictures, La Veda and Veronique, soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

Craig Huckaby

Master percussionist, DJ and poet Craig Huckaby enjoys turning audiences on to music from around the world. He began his DJ career in 1986, collecting influential mixtapes from legendary DJ Ken Collier and Farley “Jackmaster” Funk. As a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, he toured the country in 2009 at full speed, blazing the tables with relentless heat. Craig is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. A native Detroiter, Craig currently collaborates and performs with many artists including Malik Alston, and is an inventive remixer for Truth Manifest Records. He has a weekly residency at the Funk Loft in Detroit, focused on sharing the love of good music.

Truth Manifest Records Presents…..

Deeply Rooted

Thursday, December 22, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Please bring canned goods

Free Limited Edition Deeply Rooted CD Available

No Cover

The Mars Bar
10001 Joseph Campau

Hamtramck, MI 48212
313.974.6575

www.marsbardetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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Truth Manifest Records Presents….The Return of Deeply Rooted @ The Mars Bar 12.15.11

Truth Manifest Records

Creating A Mode, Setting A Standard, Elevating The Future

Truth Manifest Records

Presents

The Return of Deeply Rooted

The Mars Bar

Thursday, December 15, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Experience pure bliss on the decks……..where the love of music comes alive! Truth Manifest Records presents Deeply Rooted, a deliciously seductive sonic ride, designed to electrify your senses and transport you to ecstasy on the dance floor. Delve into the essence of hot music – past, present and future! DJ Malik Alston & Craig Huckaby blaze the floor with pure fire – real right. Power up your weekend as we blast off to new adventures……only at Mars.

Malik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier DJ’s, producers, performers, vocalists and improvisationists. Malik was influenced as a DJ by the groundbreaking radio show of the Electrifying Mojo. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. Malik toured the country in 2009 as a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, bringing audiences unlimited excitement on the decks fused with live performance. He is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects from Painted Pictures, La Veda and Veronique, soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

Craig Huckaby Master percussionist, DJ and poet Craig Huckaby enjoys turning audiences on to music from around the world. He began his DJ career in 1986, collecting influential mixtapes from legendary DJ Ken Collier and Farley “Jackmaster” Funk. As a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, he toured the country in 2009 at full speed, blazing the tables with relentless heat. Craig is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. A native Detroiter, Craig currently collaborates and performs with many artists including Malik Alston, and is an inventive remixer for Truth Manifest Records. He has a weekly residency at the Funk Loft in Detroit, focused on sharing the love of good music.

Truth Manifest Records Presents….

The Return of Deeply Rooted

The Mars Bar

Thursday, December 15, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

No Cover


The Mars Bar

10001 Joseph Campau

Hamtramck, MI 48212

313.974.6575

www.marsbardetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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Faith – The Remixes

Veronique / Faith - The Remixes

Faith – The Remixes

  1. Original Mix
  2. Malik’s N.L. Mix feat. Karega Ani
  3. Malik’s Bass Wah Mix
  4. Malik’s Drum & Organ Mix
  5. Doc Link’s Liberate Instrumental
  6. Doc Link’s Liberate Mix
  7. Pirahnahead’s Vocal Mix
  8. Pirahnahead’s Drumapella Mix
  9. Pirahnahead’s Keyapella Mix
  10. Pirahnahead’s Instrumental Mix
  11. Dwayne Jensen’s Holy Spirit Deep Dub Mix

Feel the electrifying power of pure soul from Truth Manifest! Faith – The Remixes is divine gospel house from Veronique, Malik Alston, Doc Link, Pirahnahead and Dwayne Jensen. Faith – The Original Mix is a special, creative collaboration between Veronique and producer Malik Alston, the testimony that God will deliver you and open every door – set in irresistible, silky gospel house that wraps you up and never lets go. Karega Ani’s passionate oratory on the tune drives it home, imprinting hope and faith on the soul.  Faith – The Remixes features beautiful, dynamic vocalist Veronique, lifting us higher as she sings of the transformation of Faith in her life – knowing that she walks in Faith, no matter what.

Malik Alston brings you his take on Veronique’s Faith Journey in three delicious mixes – his N.L. Mix is overflowing with signature energy, featuring Karega Ani’s warm, Sunday-morning approach, on the ability to live out our most precious dreams. Malik’s Bass Wah Mix funks it up, strips it down and takes it to soulful, bass-filled house on a heavenly gospel vibe. Malik catches the gospel truth of Faith, serving up hot organ riffs with his joyful Drum & Organ Mix. Doc Link’s Liberate Instrumental puts it four on the floor, with a pulsating, funky beat – marvelous! Doc’s Liberate Mix sends you deep into that space that is perfect for dance, all night long, with Veronique’s hypnotic vocal taking you there. Pirahnahead heats up Faith in his Vocal Mix – electro house at its finest, breaking it all the way down. Pirahna’s Drumapella Mix lets you in on the mystery of Faith, where the beat rides in counterpoint to V’s soaring vocals. Pirahna’s Keyapella Mix finds us at the essence of Faith, the ethereal beauty of the tune spotlighted for the dance floor. Pirahna’s Instrumental Mix is funky, gritty, move your body and soul good. Dwayne Jensen’s Holy Spirit Deep Dub Mix is church-inspired gospel house, perfecting the path straight to the groove.

Faith – The Remixes is a delightful, powerful affirmation of hope and renewal, the ultimate avenue to completing the Faith Experience with Veronique. Truth Manifest invites you to capture your sublime slice of Faithtrust and believe!

Veronique’s Faith – The Remixes is available now at traxsource.com.

Veronique's Faith - The Remixes Available Now at traxsource.com

TMR-009 © 2010 – 2011 Truth Manifest Records, Spank That Publishing (BMI). All Rights Reserved. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.

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Malik Alston wsg Phil Hale & Sebastian @ Jazz Café 9.2.11

Malik Alston

wsg Phil Hale and Sebastian

Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

Friday, September 2, 2011

8 p.m. – 12 a.m.

$5.00

Please join us for a special evening of soulful R&B, and neo-soul treats from Malik Alston, as he opens up the Jazz Café’s season with a live session. Special guests for the evening include Detroit’s own Phil Hale on keys and French artist Sebastian on bass – more treats for music lovers.

Malik and Craig Huckaby heat up the floor on the 1’s and 2’s, bringing it real right. Enjoy your Labor Day Weekend and elevate your sonic experience with style – only at the Jazz Café.


Malik Alston - photo by C. FerrellMalik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier producers, performers, vocalists, DJ’s and improvisationists. Malik was influenced as a DJ by the groundbreaking radio show of the Electrifying Mojo. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. Malik toured the country in 2009 as a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, bringing audiences unlimited excitement on the decks fused with live performance. He is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects from Painted Pictures, La Veda and Veronique, soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

Malik Alston

with special guests Phil Hale and Sebastian

Friday, September 2, 2011

8 p.m. – 12 a.m.

$5.00


Jazz Cafe Logo

Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

350 Madison Avenue

Detroit, Michigan 48226

313.887.8500

www.jazzcafedetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com


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Truth Manifest Records Presents: Deeply Rooted 2011

Truth Manifest Records Presents

Deeply Rooted

Thursday, August 4, 2011@ Pulse

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

No Cover

Experience pure bliss on the decks……..where the love of music comes alive! Truth Manifest Records presents Deeply Rooted, a deliciously seductive sonic ride, designed to electrify your senses and transport you to ecstasy on the dance floor. Malik Alston and Craig Huckaby power up your weekend in deluxe mode, full speed ahead. Special guest DJ Funknatra brings sizzling heat on the decks, taking you deep into the night.

Join us for a new definition of delight on Thursdays…….Deeply Rooted, only at the luxurious Pulse.

Malik Alston (Truth Manifest) Malik Alston

Malik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier producers, performers, vocalists, DJ’s and improvisationists. Malik was influenced as a DJ by the groundbreaking radio show of the Electrifying Mojo. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. Malik toured the country in 2009 as a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, bringing audiences unlimited excitement on the decks fused with live performance. He is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects from Painted Pictures, La Veda and Veronique, soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

Craig HuckabyCraig Huckaby (Truth Manifest)

Master percussionist, DJ and poet Craig Huckaby enjoys turning audiences on to music from around the world. He began his DJ career in 1986, collecting influential mixtapes from legendary DJ Ken Collier and Farley “Jackmaster” Funk. As a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, he toured the country in 2009 at full speed, blazing the tables with relentless heat. Craig is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. A native Detroiter, Craig currently collaborates and performs with many artists including Malik Alston, and is an inventive remixer for Truth Manifest Records. He has a weekly residency at the Funk Loft in Detroit, focused on sharing the love of good music.

DJ Funknatra

DJ Funknatra (Backspin Musiq, Future Soul Sessions)

DJ Funknatra is a ‘SOUL’ Warrior, a DJ who produces/spins/remixes & promotes Nu-Soul & Soulful House Music. As a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, he toured the country in 2009, bringing passion and fire to the dance floor. As the CEO of Backspin Musiq, DJ Funknatra is committed to the finest independent soul and R&B for those who love good music. The latest release is Backspin Musiq’s songstress Veronique, featured on her dynamic “Veriations of Soul” disc. Truth Manifest looks forward to presenting Veronique in an upcoming EP project.

Truth Manifest Records Presents

Deeply Rooted
Deeply Rooted Weekly Flyer

Thursday, August 4, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

No Cover Drink Specials Available


Pulse Logo

Pulse

156 Monroe St.

Detroit, Michigan 48226

313.420.0313

www.pulsedetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

Truth Manifest Presents

Deeply Rooted

Thursday, June 16, 2011 @ Pulse

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

No Cover

Welcome to pure bliss on the decks……..where the love of music comes alive, again and again! Truth Manifest Records is proud to present Deeply Rooted, a deliciously seductive sonic ride into the night, designed to electrify your senses and transport you to ecstasy on the dance floor. Malik Alston and Craig Huckaby blaze the decks with pure fire, setting your weekend off with style. Join us for a new definition of delight on Thursdays…….Deeply Rooted, only at the luxurious Pulse.

Malik Alston (Truth Manifest)

Malik Alston is one of Detroit’s premier producers, performers, vocalists, DJ’s and improvisationists. Malik was influenced as a DJ by the groundbreaking radio show of the Electrifying Mojo. He produces and spins without boundaries, often fusing a multitude of styles to create a new innovation in sound. Malik toured the country in 2009 as a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, bringing audiences unlimited excitement on the decks fused with live performance. He is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. Malik is the CEO of his label, Truth Manifest Records, founded in 1997. He continues to be a creative vessel and convey passion in his music, with new and exciting projects from several artists soon to be released on Truth Manifest.

Craig Huckaby (Truth Manifest)

Master percussionist, DJ and poet Craig Huckaby enjoys turning audiences on to music from around the world. He began his DJ career in 1986, collecting influential mixtapes from legendary DJ Ken Collier and Farley “Jackmaster” Funk. As a founding member of the DJ collective Rhythmic Fusion, he toured the country in 2009 at full speed, blazing the tables with relentless heat. Craig is a founding member of the DJ collective Central Sessions. A native Detroiter, Craig currently collaborates and performs with many artists including Malik Alston, and is an inventive remixer for Truth Manifest Records. He has a weekly residency at the Funk Loft in Detroit, focused on sharing the love of good music.

Truth Manifest Records Presents

Deeply Rooted

Thursday, June 16, 2011

9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

No Cover

Drink Specials Available

Pulse

156 Monroe St.

Detroit, Michigan 48226

313.420.0313

www.pulsedetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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Truth Manifest Presents: Soul Connections

Truth Manifest Records

Creating A Mode, Setting A Standard, Elevating The Future

Truth Manifest Records Presents

Soul Connections

Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, May 28, 2011

8 p.m. – until

$10.00

Truth Manifest Records presents Soul Connections, a new music series designed especially for the music lover – the sound of real music for real people, creating sonic ties that reach deep inside and transform your complete listening experience.  We devote this evening to dance music in honor of Movement 2011: Electronic Music Festival, featuring special live performances from Painted Pictures, and special guests Veronique and Sky Covington. Truth Manifest presents more soul for the night, with a listening party for Julie Dexter.

We power up your Memorial Day Weekend with a delicious blast of dance-filled, soulful jazz from Painted Pictures, one of Detroit’s premier bands. Fresh selections from the band’s upcoming project will be featured, just right for those who love great music. Painted Pictures brings you blazing jazzfusionhouse – let us take you higher!

Our special guests for the evening include the dynamic, elegant soul power of Veronique, presenting sizzling hot tunes for the floor from her new disc, Veriations of Soul (BackSpin Musiq). Truth Manifest is excited to welcome Veronique home to Detroit as she prepares to travel far and wide, entrancing audiences everywhere.

We are proud to bring you the exceptional artistry of Sky Covington, for an intoxicating journey into her world of dance and soul. Sky is one of Detroit’s finest interpretive perfomers, fusing cultural touchstones that evoke reflection and joy.

Truth Manifest will present a special treat to start the evening, a listening party of sensual new music from internationally known neo-soul artist Julie Dexter, entitled New Again (Ketch A Vibe Records). A dynamic singer/songwriter, composer and producer hailing from Birmingham, England, Julie Dexter is a world-renowned singer / songwriter who has won numerous international awards. Deeply influenced by legends such as Abbey Lincoln, Billie Holiday and Nancy Wilson, as well as popular icons such as Omar and Sade, Julie takes classic soul to the heart of artistry.

Celebrate with us at the beautiful, intimate Jazz Café for a marvelous treat. Truth Manifest has your passport to a divine evening of pure bliss – only at Soul Connections.

Truth Manifest Records Presents

Soul Connections


Saturday, May 28, 2011

8 p.m. – until

$10.00


Jazz Café

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts

350 Madison Avenue

Detroit, Michigan 48226

313.887.8500

www.jazzcafedetroit.com

www.truthmanifestrecords.com

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