BAM Rhythm & Blues Festival at MetroTech 2016

June 2 – August 4, 2016

Alternate Title R&B Festival at MetroTech 2016, R&B Metrotech
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Nothing says summer like free outdoor music.For more than two decades, BAM has brought its popular lunchtime concert series to MetroTech Commons. Spanning R&B, funk, gospel, soul, jazz, and world music, this year’s lineup is packed with new voices and established masters alike, performing Thursdays at noon. Past highlights have included Jimmy Cliff, Booker T & the M.G.’s, Los Lobos, Toumani Diabate, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Toots and the Maytals, the Wailers, Maceo Parker,  and many more. Join us and groove your way through the summer.

Produced by Danny Kapilian

06/02/2016 Zapp
06/09/2016 William Bell and Band featuring John Leventhal
06/16/2016 Mali Music
06/23/2016 The Fat Afro Latin Jazz Cats
06/30/2016 George Gray Groove Coalition featuring Jazzmeia Horn
07/07/2016 The Fatback Band
07/14/2016 King Sunny Ade
07/21/2016 The Hallelujah Train featuring Pastor Brady Blade Sr., Daniel Lanois, Brian & Brady Blade Jr. & more Co-presented with Lincoln Center Out of Doors
07/28/2016 Ladies Sing The Blues featuring Catherine Russell, Charenee Wade, and Brianna Thomas
08/04/2016 Dee Dee Bridgewater with Theo Croker
Identifier 2016s.01327