Barika Plays Fela
Fri, May 4 at 9pm
Zenbarn welcomes the psychedelic West African sounds of Barika to the main stage for their second ever "Barika Plays Fela" show. One set of Fela Kuti songs, one set of originals.
Barika is a 6 piece funky, dubbed out, psychedelic West African flavored band from Burlington, Vermont. The group is led by Craig Myers who, in addition to leading Barika on the N'Goni, is also a current member of Mike Gordon's band, and was one of the original founding members of Rubblebucket. He has performed alongside many artists and bands including Midnight, Toubab Krewe, Djeneba Seck, and John Brown's Body.
Craig Myers (N'goni)
Caleb Bronz (Drums)
Giovanni "Johnny" Rovetto (Bass)
Colin Lenox (Guitar)
Christopher Hawthorn (Trumpet, Synth)
Matt Davidé (Sax)
plus special guests