The Markaz presents this special Trance Fusion concert featuring the Mekaal Hasan Band from Pakistan and the desert trance blues band, Bedouin X, at the Pico Union Project on Saturday, Sept. 5th, 8 pm. Mekaal Hasan is presented with support from the Pakistan Arts Council and USC Pacific Asia Museum. Reserve your seats below before August 31st and save!
The Mekaal Hasan Band, sometimes shortened to MHB, is a Sufi rock band formed in Lahore, Punjab. The band's members have roots in different genres, including jazz, classical music, soul music, and sufi rock, the combination of each member has created a sound which has earned them fans from a variety of quarters.
Bedouin X is a political and social trance rock concept group created to revive and bring the socially and politically conscientious music that sprang out in the African parts of the Arab World and present the music along with original work to western audiences. Bedouin X's performance includes a special Western Sahara guedra dance performance led by Rosa Rojas.
Doors will open at 7:30 PM. Delicious Middle Eastern/Moroccan catered food and bar available.
Tickets are $15 in advance (until August 31st, 5 pm only), and $15 for students. $20 after Aug. 31st and at the door, also Preferred Seating (front rows) available, $25. Bar and snacks available.
- September 05, 2015 at 8pm – 11pm
Pico Union Project
1153 Valencia St
Los Angeles, CA 90015
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- $15.00 USD
- 38 people are going