Scott Kettner's Nation Beat is coming to Boston on July 28! Inspired by the Afro-Brazilian rhythms of maracatu, & the Mangue Beat movement of Northern Brazil as well as New Orleans second-line funk and jazz, the Brooklyn-based group produces a sound like no other. This video clip catches them performing in Recife, Brazil with members of the Maracatu Naçao ("nation") Estrela Brilhante ("brilliant star"). Take a look at these upcoming tour dates to see if you can catch them live.
07/19 - 07/21 Ingenuity Festival, Cleveland OH
07/28 Johnny D's, Boston, MA
07/29 The Blue Note, New York, NY