Cyro Baptista & Beat The Donkey with Telesma
WHEN: Saturday, July 30, 8 PM
WHERE. Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore
TICKETS: $20, $15 members.
Brazilian percussion giant Cyro Baptista brings his band Beat The Donkey for brilliant, percussion-led afro/world/jazz/jam genius. Telesma opens with their layered tribal psychedelia created with hi-tech instruments, didgeridoos and projections. Indra Lazul bellydances with Telesma. DJ Bassdread plays the break. Body painting from Divine Gypsy.
Cyro Baptista has played with everybody from Paul Simon and David Byrne, to John Zorn and Dr. John. Turns out he is a big Telesma fan! So..wear a skimpy outfit and get yourself painted. Be ready to dance, digging deep into otherworldly vibes!