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FolkLaw - 03/05/2014 Trailer

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http://www.restlessbeings.org/events/folk-law Restless Beings' annual gathering of changemakers and humanitarians! Join us for an evening of International Folk Music, Dance and Storytelling to celebrate 6 years of activism! MUSIC/DANCE/STORYTELLING/FILM/FOOD/NETWORKING & MORE! SATURDAY 03RD MAY 2014 5pm -- 10pm @ ENGLISH FOLK DANCE & SONG SOCIETY Cecil Sharp House, 2 Regent's Park Rd, London, NW1 7AY TICKETS Online: £12 At the Door: £17 PERFORMERS Cherry Lee A supporter of Restless Beings, since its disposition, Cherry Lee aka The Bathroom Girl is a featured YouTube star and is exploding on the online scene. A rising unsigned UK solo artist, her sweet gut warming heart softening tones and strumming is touching fans on an international scale. This fresh take on soul/acoustic patterns of music is one not to miss! Los Calendarios Los Calendarios is a Latin Soul Collective formed and based in London. Formed by Domingo Candelario, Luis Floiran Bravo Correa and Lya Reis Guerrero. The band's blend of mambo and pop tinged with Latin jazz will make even the most senile old man smile and get a their salsa on. Watch out for their ultra-catchy tunes and infectious rhythms. Mike & Khadim After hearing Khadim sing in 2008, Mike felt compelled to befriend Khadim and form a musical friendship. The result led to their first album entitled "one". Mike Sajic & Khadim Sarr's take on contemporary world fusion music is special beyond measure! Consisting of a sonic mish mash of instrumentation, melody and rhythm, influenced by music form across the globe. Empty White Circles Empty White Circles is a 5-piece Americana/Folk band originally formed by American born brothers Kevin and Sean Duggan. Now based in Oxford, the band was completed by the arrival of childhood friend Dave Royston and British members Calum To and Ricky Eastwood. With close harmonies, infectious guitar riffs and toe tapping rhythms, Empty White Circles offers Americana with a twist, plenty of volume and more pop-hooks than you could shake a stick at. Amina Khayyam Amina Khayyam will share a short presentation of Kathak dance incorporating Nritta - pure dance - and Nritya - storytelling through narrative Bangladeshi born and trained in UK with Alpana Sengupta and Sushmita Ghosh in Kathak dance, Amina creates new work using cross medium form such as theatre, technology as well as presenting classical work with live accompaniment. She's currently touring Yerma presented through her company Amina Khayyam Dance Co, touring nationally and internationally, while also developing her next work Amad, based on true stories about women in the Arab Spring uprising. http://www.restlessbeings.org/events/folk-law