[TypicalGirls] Ari Up Punky Reggae Birthday Party - this Sunday in Brooklyn

Joly MacFie joly at punkcast.com
Wed Jan 12 22:41:17 EST 2011


I will be showing some unseen clips at his, including Ari performing Police
& Thieves as a tribute to Joe Strummer.

As a warm up, my 2008 recording of Ari Up & The True Warrors at Santos was
broadcast on WFMU earlier today
http://wfmu.org/playlists/shows/38805

<http://wfmu.org/playlists/shows/38805>*PRESS RELEASE
Media contact: Maria Catamero // soulkitten at blueghostpublicity.com

ARI UP PUNKY REGGAE BIRTHDAY PARTY
BENEFIT MEMORIAL

[image: Photobucket]<http://s18.photobucket.com/albums/b117/soulkitten/?action=view&current=DCP04782-1.jpg>

ARI UP  AKA Ariane Forster -TheSlits/Madussa/TrueWarriors

Featuring Neneh Cherry, Gary Lucas and many 
Punk and Reggae World
Luminaries backed 
by the True Warriors*

*WHAT:* In honor of the memory of the legendary Ari Up a/k/a Ariane Forster,
lead singer of the pioneering girl punk band the Slits, True Warriors and
more, Dunia Best and Aram Sinnreich (Brave New Girl, Agent 99), NYU Punk
Professor Vivien Goldman, Joly MacFie of Punkcast.com and friends are
throwing a PUNKY REGGAE PARTY on January 16, 2011 at the Music Hall of
Williamsburg.

*WHO:* Participating artists, led by Musical Director Ira Heaps, include
original and current members of the Slits, including Tessa Pollitt, Hollie
Cook, Neneh Cherry and AnnA Ozawa; Bruce Smith of PiL and the Slits; members
of Brave New Girl; Band Droidz; legendary Beefheart guitarist Gary Lucas;
Afrobeat superstar Wunmi Olaiya; Felice Rosser (Faith); Dee Pop (Bush
Tetras, Radio I-Ching); Lizzi Bougatsis (Gang Gang Dance); Afro-Punk avatar
Tamar-Kali, King Django; Honeychild Coleman; Barbara Gogan (The Passions);
Sherleen Nubro; Lisa Samuels and many luminaries from the punk and reggae
worlds backed by Ira Heaps and the True Warriors performing classic Slits
hits, dancehall and previously unheard originals by Ari Up. Lyrical Readings
and Remembrances by Michael Patrick McDonald, Greg Tate, Sara Marcus (Girls
To The Front: The True Story of the Riot Grrrl Revolution) and Angela Jaeger
(ex-Pigbag).
Plus never before seen video footage and MORE SURPRISE GUESTS.

*WHEN:*Sunday January 16, 2011
Doors: 7:00 PM / Show: 8:00 PM

*WHERE:*Music Hall of Williamsburg
66 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NYC

Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/ariupshow
Cost: $15 in advance; $20 day of event.

Proceeds will benefit the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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