Seun Kuti & Egypt 80

Seun Kuti's insistent new protest song "I.M.F." has a cool black & white video that's a YouTube hit, but you won't be hearing it on the radio since "I.M.F." is XXX-rated. But it's sure to be played live on the West Bank this week, along with other new tracks from Seun Kuti and Egypt 80's recently released album, "A Long Way To The Beginning." Roughly 70 per cent of the band are holdovers from the days when Seun's legendary and mercurial dad, Fela Kuti, was the undisputed king of Afro-beat, and Fela certainly remains Egypt 80's biggest inspiration. Tom Surowicz

Price: $30 - $35

Where

Cedar Cultural Center

416 Cedar Av. S.Minneapolis, MN

When

Date: Ended 07/16/14

Upcoming events

04/01 – Lucy Kaplansky
04/05 – Thao
04/06 – Liz Vice
04/07 – Roma Di Luna
04/08 – Tift Merritt
04/13 – Dave Mason
04/21 – Glen Phillips
04/25 – Kahulanui
04/26 – Hari Kondabolu
04/28 – Michael Matheny
04/29 – Timbre Timbre
05/04 – Paul Thorn
05/07 – The Music Tapes
05/10 – Emel
05/12 – Greg Brown
05/14 – Russell Howard
05/19 – Pyrrha
05/21 – The Minimalists
05/24 – Perfume Genius
05/30 – Frazey Ford
06/07 – Byrne and Kelly
06/17 – Charlie Mars
06/19 – Land of Talk
08/12 – Ron Funches
08/28 – Paa Kow
10/10 – Tash Sultana
10/14 – Cheryl Wheeler
11/22 – Bruce Cockburn