Fri, April 28, 2017
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2017-04-28 8:00 PM
Chopteeth at Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Chopteethis a 12-piece Afrofunk orchestra exploring the common groove between the funkiest, most hi
$25.00 DAY OF SHOW"Afrofunk with lunatic energy." —National Public Radio"A storming powerhouse of big-band African funk, Chopteeth is smart, tight and relentlessly driving: a definite don't-miss."—The Washington Post "A fearsome live act." —Washington City Paper "In a city with a celebrated funk scene and distinct Go-Go tradition, Chopteeth’s brand of Afrofunk is the pulse of the city. - Planet Magazine "A sonic explosion happening onstage, Chopteeth will magnetize you with their exotic offerings. There are no limitations to what the band can do musically."
—D.C. Music Download "Thunderous and potent. Chopteeth's debut CD takes the band from upbeat Swahili lyrics over a South African pulse one second, to spaghetti Western-inspired instrumentals the next. True to the political essence at the heart of Fela's music." —Billboard-
Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club, 7719 Wisconsin Ave.