Sanford Biggers – Moon Medicin & Jump N Funk
American Jazz Museum Gallery
Friday, October 5 - 8:00 PM
The American Jazz Museum
8pm-9pm Moon Medicin - In the tradition of Sidney Lumet’s seminal black comedy Network and Orson Welles legendary radio broadcast of HG Wells’ War of the Worlds, Moon Medicin presents Un-Televised Revolutions, a music driven multimedia state of the union address over breakbeats. Moon Medicin combines original compositions and reinterpretations of contemporary standards that range from Prince’s “Controversy ” to experimental rock with Radiohead’s “Weird Fishes” with charged visual imagery, offering an elixir for societal
9pm-11pm - Jump N Funk An audio visual, dance event immerses fans in a sensory stew of film rarities, atop of Afrobeat and pan-African vinyl records selections by DJ Rich Medina. Experience the legacy of Nigerian musician and political activist Fela Kuti as Medina connects the dots between America's Jazz heritage and it's African roots.