Tuesday, February 14, 2006
Wednesday, February 08, 2006
ALLONYMOUS, live at China club, 17 et 18 Février
Live 17 and 18 FEBRUARY at China Club
50 rue de Charenton 75012 M° Bastille ou Ledru-Rollin
At 10 pm
ALLONYMOUS fuses his name with the countless unclaimed ancestors who speak through him, voicing their love, light, wisdom, wrath, pain and insight. An emotive poet, dynamic performer, painter, singer and dancer with African, Cuban and Native American roots homegrown in Chicago.
Since being in Paris, Allonymous has made live guest appearances with numerous artists and bands including The Cinematic Orchestra, The Last Poets,The Bellrays,Tony Allen, Cheick Tidiane Seck, Saul Williams, Cody Chesnutt, Keziah Jones,TY, members of The Roots, and the Lucky Peterson Group.
He has also hosted the"Aphrodiziac"nights with Eva Gardner & Gilles Peterson, the"Wax Groove"sessions with Erik Rug and MC DJ Dynamax, and was the resident MC for "InFunkWeTrust"at the Rex, and the"HardClashBattleFight" Parties with Cyril
K., Tim Paris, and Gwen Maze. He has also MC'ed with I-Cube, Orin Walters, Riton,IG-Culture, Phil Asher.
Basement Jaxx, Julian Lourau, Jeff Sharel, and Les Nubians asked him to be their guest on cd and live tours.
Allonymous has done numerous featurings including the new motion picture soundtrack to the indie thriller "13
Tzameti" directed by Gela Babluani and scored by EAST(The Troublemaker's) out on MK2, Jimi Tenor's"Beyond The
Stars" album out on Kitty-Yo Records, Julian Lourau's "Fire & Forget"(Label Bleu Records), Simon Says disco track"Closer to the Red" out soon on Dialect/ArtBrut.
Flipping from jazz to house and spoken word to wordsong.
Allonymous is currently working on his debut album and will be Les Nubians's guest for a special acoustic showcase at La Fnac des Halles, this friday 10th of Febuary.