shows

  • AMAYO's FU ARKIST-RA PLAYS THE FUNK PARADE! may 6th, 2017

    details tbd...washington, d.c.
  • rare rg solo set!

    An evening of obscenely heterogeneous music... Häßliche Luftmasken - "if Motörhead were math majors"... is a metal band led by Nick Didkovsky with the astounding and uncanny Josh Lopes on guitar, Sam Smith on bass, and Jon Lango on drums. https://www.facebook.com/luftmasken/ THUMP & WAIL: Presenting a 20 minute preview of Thump & Wail's ongoing project - a re-orchestrated, re-imagined version of Meshuggah's Catch 33. With Dennis Sullivan on unique percussion, Ed Rosenberg on bass saxophone and dulcimer, and Jen Baker on trombone. https://youtu.be/Wn3hw8PjNg8 Rachel Golub is a violinist and extreme swimmer who will perform a solo set with violin and electronics. https://youtu.be/9eCkl4AaaB0 Dylan DiLella will premiere a mind warping set of solo electric guitar. Something all the lines of... https://dylandilella.bandcamp.com/releases SET TIMES: 7:30 Rachel Golub 8:00 Dylan DiLella 8:30 Thump & Wail 9:00 Häßliche Luftmasken
  • MATILDA the musical on Broadway

    ongoing...til january 2017.
  • FELABRATION 2016! with the FU Arkist-RA 14 October 2016 at (le) poisson rouge

    Felabration 2016: “Everybody Say Yeah Yeah” with AMAYO'S FU-ARKIST-RA (members of Antibalas), Fela! Dancers, Holy Forest & Laolu 6pm doors // 7pm show // 18+ 7:00 PM Holy Forest 8:15 PM Fu-Arkist-Ra $15 advance $20 day of show More info: http://bit.ly/2cRVi5o We at FU–ARKIST-RA are super excited about 2016 as we continue our Sustainability Campaign in Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria, in collaboration with the best team of co-creators in New York City. We Felabrate with NY’s conscious folks to draw attention to the work that needs to be done to Green Up Ikeja, the Heart of Afrobeat. FU-FELABRATION 2016: Amayo’s FU-Arkist-Ra performs 1 set, starting with a Special Presentation by Maija Garcia and Fela dancers “Kung Fu-Meets Afrobeat” (Chinese Lion Dance – “Salutation Ritual”) We end with a Concert. Members: Duke Amayo: Lead singer/Piano/Spirirt Drum Giancarlo Luiggi: Shekere/Lion Dance Raja Kassis: Guitar Michael Gam: Double Bass/Electric Bass Rachel Golub: Violin Dave Egger: Cello Onel Mulet: Sax Domenica Fossati: Flute Jojo Kuo: Drum kit Maija Garcia: Choreography Afi Bijou: Fela Dancer +sign up for our newsletter: bit.ly/1M9DW0O ++ subscribe to LPR’s events: http://on.fb.me/20ZDc1N #LiveatLPR
  • with SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS at Rough Trade, williamsburg, 6 October 2016

    Superhuman Happiness with Arc Iris and Elvis Perkins! psyched for this one. Rough Trade this thursday 6 October 2016
  • the ANTI-BALL! January 21st in DC.

    proud to join my brothers and sisters in antibalas and a lot of other righteous bands for this awesome night of musical resistance.
  • Adele Tour: October-November US dates

    TBA
  • CONTEMPORARY COLOR!

    June 22nd and 23rd at the Air Canada Centre, Toronto www.contemporarycolor.com
  • CONTEMPORARY COLOR!

    June 27th and 28th at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. www.contemporarycolor.com
  • Elliott Sharp Tranzience CD release: 15 September 2016

    at Roulette in downtown brooklyn
  • Classical Tahoe

    July 26th through August 16th at Sierra Nevada College www.classicaltahoe.org
  • Amayo's FU Ark-Is-Tra!

    25 May 2016, Harlem, details TBD
  • collaboration with marie lorenz: 30 april 2016, 5-7pm only

    https://www.arthaps.com/show/marie-lorenz-1 artist and harbor-thinker marie lorenz builds a flow pool at recess on grand street. rachel and the liminophone perform live with the sounds of the flow-pool water, saturday 30th april.