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5 Feb - 1 March 2010


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Sat 6 Feb, 8.00PM - SOLD OUT


Standard $40.50
Friends $37
Including BOCS booking fee


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Opening Night kicks off in style with deep funk, soul and jazz fever. Think James Brown. Think eight men getting loose, playing serious grooves. Think sock it to 'em, get down guitars and horns shaking the dance floor as LA based Breakestra bring F-U-N to the house.

Musicman Miles and Mix Master Wolf lead an impeccable ensemble of smooth players as breakbeats meet funkified orchestra. On your feet and right on the one!

Opening night continues as DJ J-Rocc of the world famous Beat Junkies dices and splices with ease and flair.


DJ J-Rocc

One of the original turntablists, J-Rocc founded seminal instrumental hip-hop force Beat Junkies in 1992 with Melo-D and Rhettmatic. His solo career has continued to push boundaries and set the tone.

DJ Charlie Bucket

Funk-hop massive Breakestra is, by now, an L.A. institution. The eight-piece big band has been throwing fiery soul blowouts, each show like a miniature festival of funk. LA WEEKLY  MORE >

Amadou & Mariam