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Rhythm Foundation Presents Ibeyi at the North Bandshell May 8, 2016

The Rhythm Foundation staff eats lunch together on Thursdays and talks about programming, shares music, makes plans. With TWO* Best of Miami awards in today’s 2016 New Times’ Best of Miami, we sat together in congratulatory happiness.   *Best Music Festival (TransAtlantic Festival) and Best Venue for Local Acts (North Beach Bandshell)… Read more »

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One of the neighborhood activations we are most looking forward to in the 2016 TransAtlantic Festival is a sunset raga (featuring tabla master Rajesh Bhandari and sitarist Rajesh Ramoutar), Saturday April 9th at 6:30 pm on the Beatles mandala in Bandshell Park in Miami Beach. Wait, you might ask, what Beatles… Read more »

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The long awaited “Chickenz” music video from local artist Chantil Dukart is finally here. We asked her a few questions about the song and music video… read the interview below!   Why did you choose the song “Chickenz” for your next music video? “Chickenz” is one of my favorite songs… Read more »

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Allove Tree is a non-profit and community of people working together to promote sustainable lifestyles. They have a community garden in Cutler Ridge where they grow food organically, compost, recycle, build and are learning and preserving the art and science of permaculture. It is their mission to spread awareness about the… Read more »

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Local pop sensation Bluejay is coming to rock the Heineken TransAtlantic Festival on Saturday, April 11. In 2009, the trio with remarkable chemistry emerged from the musical ether of Florida State University. No surprise: chemistry can be natural when siblings are involved. Jay Thomas and sister JoJo Sunshine come from a  line of seasoned entertainers –… Read more »

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Tropicult invite you take a musical journey with them around the world, as they explore this year’s Heineken TransAtlantic Festival lineup. Follow the link to see photos and videos from this year’s TransAtlantans.   Friday, April 10th & Saturday, April 11th 13TH ANNUAL HEINEKEN TRANSATLANTIC FESTIVAL PURCHASE FESTIVAL TICKETS

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My Deer is the creative child of singer/songwriter, Jo Viscaino, and guitar player, Yannick Calleiro. Since 2012, the two had been collaborating with music that lent itself to a more indie/folk genre, but the duo always shared a passion for various sounds. After having shared the stage with acts like… Read more »

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The Rhythm Foundation is excited to announce the initial lineup for the 13th Annual Heineken TransAtlantic Festival which will take over the North Beach Bandshell April 10 and April 11. The talent this year includes Wild Belle, Budos Band, Ana Tijoux, Puerto Candelaria, My Deer and Bluejay. Additional artists and events will be announced soon…… Read more »

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That’s a wrap!  The local debut of this year’s celebrated TransAtlantic artists – Bombino, The Courtney John Project, Esteman, and Astro, made for many memorable musical moments. Many thanks to all those who attended, participated, and/or performed at the 12th Annual Heineken TransAtlantic Festival! This year, Heineken TransAtlantic Festival featured live theater performances (in a magnificent repurposed… Read more »