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JANUARY LINEUP

ZEEK

Friday & Saturday, January 5 & 6 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

With a voice that captivates and can draw stirring emotions while weaving through multiple genres of music, Zeek, previously known as “The Experience” for just that reason, brings a fierce artistic dynamic to music. Honing a unique style that encompasses rock and soul, Zeek has spent the last year performing across the United States and in London,UK.

 

He is also one of the lead vocalists for the Worldtown Sound System, an eclectic house band. Zeek has a spark that lights up the stage and the hearts of his listeners wherever he goes. Seeing him perform live is definitely an experience not to be missed!

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RICH TUCKER AND THE UNIVERSAL MUSIC KONCEPT PRESENTS A TRIBUTE TO ARETHEA FRANKLIN & OTIS REDDING FEATURING TANQUERAY HAYWARD & DWIGHT SMITH

Friday & Saturday, January 12 - 13 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

West Philadelphia’s own guitarist Richard Tucker has toured and recorded with many icons in the music business. He got his start at the age of eight singing in a gospel group in his neighborhood. At the age of ten his father’s friend introduced him to the guitar. He took his first music theory class in middle school at the age of thirteen and, before long he was playing local gigs around town. He started getting calls to do high profile gigs so he studied with Philly veteran guitarists Ronnie Henderson and Calvin Harris. He also took music theory and composition classes throughout high school and college.

Currently he’s touring with vocalist Maysa and teaching music at the AMLA School of Music in Philadelphia. He teaches Guitar, Bass, and music theory. It’s a Latin youth program. He is also playing to launch a volunteer music program called P.I.C.M.E Philadelphia Inner City Music Educators. It’s a music and cultural arts program on wheels. Working at different sites in and out of the tractate area providing free instruction to underprivileged youth. It’s his way of giving back.

Richard has three solo CDs completed. He calls them the “Smooth Guitar Grooves Collection”. You can download them on iTunes, Amazon, and CD Baby under Richard Tucker jazz guitar. When he’s not working as a sideman backing up different artists, he leads his own band called “The Universal Koncept”. These three words form the acronym T.U.K.; which many of his musician friends simply call him -“Tuck”. His band works in the Philly, NJ, and Delaware areas. You can look for upcoming dates for T.U.K on this web site.

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URBAN GUERILLA ORCHESTRA

Friday & Saturday, January 19 & 20 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

Simply put, an extraordinary performance is one that gives people a night to remember. The Urban Guerilla Orchestra will make the perfect edition to our line up by providing Philadelphia’s best musical sound, hands down. The Urban Guerilla Orchestra can do this by having the best musical line up in

Philadelphia, featuring musicians who performed with Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Patti LaBelle, Boyz II Men, Alicia Keys, The Roots and countless others. Under the leadership of the music industry veteran Henri McMillian Jr. UGO’s high energy will resonate your night from start to finish by featuring their musically diverse styles that feature sophisticated jazz, Motown classics, R+B, funk, to today’s top hit

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THE ZENIA MCPHERSON QUARTET

Friday & Saturday, January 26 & 27 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

Hailing from Baltimore, with roots deep in Barbados, WI, she sings her way through her journey. Singing nationally and internationally her combination of Funk, Soul, and Jazz take many by surprise, but her small stature next to her big voice leaves audiences captivated. With natural passion and natural music, this is the Natural Experience

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FEBRUARY LINEUP

MOSAIC FLOW

Friday & Saturday, February 2 & 3 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

The English vernacular meaning of the word “Mosaic” simply indicates a picture decoration made of small, usually colored pieces of inlaid stones that portrays an eclectic piece of art. In a quest to form a band that encompasses different musical genre’s such as hip-hop, be-bop , blues , go-go , rock and roll , R&B, Neo soul, pop and other musical idioms, a young man by the name of Jermaine Bryson ( aka Husky Bruiser )

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TANQUERAY HAYWARD

Friday & Saturday, February 9 - 10 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

A mother with aspirations of naming her child something unique but also wanted to distinguish something powerful and unforgettable. The name was known for being “Top Shelf”- the best. This mother knew there would be something special. Little did she know……

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pa, in 2001 Tanqueray received the calling to proclaim the gospel in song and minister throughout the city. Through her love for the traditional gospel music, she ministers with such power that all who has heard her can truly say they feel her. Through the lives that she has touch souls have been changed, folks have been revived and demons have certainly trembled.

Her inspirations include the Clark Sisters, Mahaliah Jackson, Mary J Blige, and Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, her late mother who taught her that anything is possible if she puts her mind to it and fights for what she believes and of course Almighty God who chose Tanqueray to continue kingdom building and allowing His will to be done.

Now singing on the ever loved Philadelphia Gospel Quartet Circuit, Tanqueray is making a name for herself as becoming one of Philadelphia’s finest. She has also become one of the sought out MC’s for quartet programs in Philadelphia and the tri-state area. She is also an aspiring evangelist, encouraging and motivating the people of God, especially women.

There was vision in the name…..There was purpose in the name…..Unique, powerful and unforgettable…..Ladies and Gentleman….Tanqueray…..

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AMAZIN' GRACE LITTLE & THE GLB

Friday & Saturday, February 14 (Valentine's Day) 16 & 17 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

This dynamic group is comprised of 8 very talented musicians: two lead vocalists, a full rhythm section and a sax player. Jazz, pop, rock, R&B, funk, reggae, Top 40, swing, soul, Latin and pop — The GLB Band does it all.

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RICH TUCKER AND THE UNIVERSAL MUSIC KONCEPT PRESENTS “ A TRIBUTE TO THE INCOMPARABLE MARVIN GAYE” FEATURING ELAMAAD BARACK

Friday & Saturday, February 23 & 24 | 7:30 & 10:00 | $20

West Philadelphia’s own guitarist Richard Tucker has toured and recorded with many icons in the music business. He got his start at the age of eight singing in a gospel group in his neighborhood. At the age of ten his father’s friend introduced him to the guitar. He took his first music theory class in middle school at the age of thirteen and, before long he was playing local gigs around town. He started getting calls to do high profile gigs so he studied with Philly veteran guitarists Ronnie Henderson and Calvin Harris. He also took music theory and composition classes throughout high school and college.

Currently he’s touring with vocalist Maysa and teaching music at the AMLA School of Music in Philadelphia. He teaches Guitar, Bass, and music theory. It’s a Latin youth program. He is also playing to launch a volunteer music program called P.I.C.M.E Philadelphia Inner City Music Educators. It’s a music and cultural arts program on wheels. Working at different sites in and out of the tractate area providing free instruction to underprivileged youth. It’s his way of giving back.

Richard has three solo CDs completed. He calls them the “Smooth Guitar Grooves Collection”. You can download them on iTunes, Amazon, and CD Baby under Richard Tucker jazz guitar. When he’s not working as a sideman backing up different artists, he leads his own band called “The Universal Koncept”. These three words form the acronym T.U.K.; which many of his musician friends simply call him -“Tuck”. His band works in the Philly, NJ, and Delaware areas. You can look for upcoming dates for T.U.K on this web site.

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