Between Two Worlds
Part of the Atlas INTERSECTIONS Festival 2018
Performance begins at 10:30pm.
An energetic evening of Afropop from DC-based band Elikeh. The band is led by vocalist and guitarist, Massama Dogo, who supplies the musical influences of his native Togo. The band combines these African rhythms with influences from American blues, funk, and rock.
Suitable for all ages.
DC-based band Elikeh performs Afro-pop tunes with a foundation of Togolese rhythms and influences from blues, funk, and rock. The group’s music explores global themes and personal odysseys. Band leader, Massama Dogo (lead vocals and guitar), was born in Togo and developed his singing and songwriting ability as a member of several bands there. Elikeh recently released a new album Between 2 Worlds featuring the Malian guitarist, Vieux Farka Toure and John Kadlecik, lead guitarist of Furthur.