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Oakland’s Premier World Percussion Party!

All-Star Drummers LIVE and UNPLUGGED

Rhythm Cafe Culture:Friendly One Love Music Crowd and JAW-DROPPING BEATS.

If you love drums and percussion, the RHYTHM CAFE serves up mouth-watering rhythms and arrangements from Mali, Havana, Brazil, Oakland, Haiti and New Orleans LIVE and UNPLUGGED. Cross-cultural drums and percussion, scintillating solos and arrangements, tremendous energy.

Grammy-nominated Rhythm Cafe artists have included:

  • Javier Navarette (Aretha Franklin, Poncho Sanchez)
  • Edgardo Cambon (Carlos Santana, Eddie Palmieri)
  • Patricio Angulo (Fito Reynoso, LoCura)
  • Jeff Pierre (Afoutayi, Dance Party, Path of Light)
  • Ben Isaacs (Nabi Camara, Pangea)
  • Kiazi Malonga (Fua dia Congo)
  • Bobby Wallace (Bonnie Riatt, Margareth Menezes)
  • Wade Peterson (Rhythm Addicts, Marin Dance Theater)
  • John Santos (Dizzy Gillespie, Tito Puente)

RHYTHM CAFE performs in the Bay Area CA, the hotbed of Cross Collaboration and Culture

Upcoming Events

Rhythm Baptism

Live Beats & Voice w/ Oakland’s Renowned Rhythm Cafe Drummers and vocalists (Ben Isaacs, Bobby Wallace, Patricio Angulo, and Valentino King McCoy), DJ I-Cue & Special Guests

Urban International DJs • Live Art

Every Third Thursday at Bissap Baobab San Francisco, 9pm-1am

FREE! ($10 donation requested)

Bissap Baobab
3372 19th St. San Francisco, CA

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