Giving Thanks for Dub Poetry: The return of RasTakura to NYC Vol 4

Giving Thanks for Dub Poetry: The return of RasTakura to NYC Vol 4

Sun. November 25, 2018

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm (event ends at 10:00 pm)

$15.00

Giving Thanks for Dub Poetry: The return of RasTakura to NYC Vol 4
Giving Thanks for Dub Poetry: The return of RasTakura to NYC Vol 4
A night of Dub Poetry with Jamaican Second Generation Dub Poet RasTakura, He was nominated for the International Reggae and World Music (IRAWMA) award in 2011 in Chicago - Dub Poet of The Year.He is the Founder of the annual ‘Dis Poem ‘Wordz & Agro Festival’ Jamaica's most attended annual Poetry show.
As the tides change in the Reggae landscape that maintain the Rootical vibration from the days of the founding fathers to the Today era of the Reggae Revival, Dub Poetry as always been playing a great role in the brand of Jamaican Reggae .
RasTakura is one such Poet who carries on in the tradition of people like Oku Onora, Linton Kwesi Jonson and Mutabaruka who has been featured on RasTakura’s recent release 'Food War' album in the track titled 'The Science of Agriculture'.

Also a special Dj Selection by Vaughn All star.

Tickets $15 advance/$20 door.
Venue Information:
Nuyorican Poets Cafe
236 E. 3rd Street
New York, NY, 10009
http://www.nuyorican.org/