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March 25th, 2017

Barbès, NYC

The full big band wil share with you love and tears! And there will be some birthday celebrations! Zemog believes that racism, sexism, classism, religious intolerance, and homophobia in all of it’s manifestations are all of our issues to resolve and desolve together no matter who you are. Let’s dance!
Zemog El Gallo Bueno is a New York City based group of musician friends. Zemog is a 2015 international mutation that plays 21st century Latin music adventuring through 1930’s Puerto Rican street cries and laments, 60’s free jazz fumes, 70’s New York salsa residue, a cough that starts a rhythm and a found object montuno. Each composition is a battle ground for the search of the golden-tin rooster we call Zemog. Zemog plays the soundtrack to your true and false identities as they hug to danceable Latin polyrhythms that have a tropical past randomizing the snow flake future.

Barbès is a bar and performance space located in the South Slope part of Brooklyn. Barbès is also a neighborhood in northern Paris famous for its discount stores, its large North African population as well as the record stores which helped launch the Rai music explosion of the mid 80’s. Owned and operated by two French musicians and long-time Brooklyn residents, Barbès functions as a neighborhood community center of sorts. Much like the neighborhood it is named after, Barbès puts the stress on cultural variety, neighborhood conviviality – and bargain hunting , with $6 Ricard and an eclectic music collection that ranges from the Lebanese diva Asmahan to Mexican bandas, Venezuelan joropos and Romanian brass bands.

Coming Events

» 2017.04.28 Barbès
» 2017.03.31 The Owl Music Parlor


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» 2017.03.25 Barbès
» 2017.03.03 (Le) Poisson Rouge
» 2017.02.17 Barbès
» 2017.01.14 Barbès
» 2017.01.11 The Sump
» 2017.01.08 The Bitter End
» 2016.09.16 Barbès
» 2016.08.26 Barbès
» 2016.06.10 Joe’s Pub
» 2016.04.04 Brooklyn Bowl
» 2016.01.17 Subrosa (NYC)
» 2015.11.14 Littlefield
» 2015.10.24 The Bellows
» 2015.05.15 Ridgewood/Bushwick border NYC
» 2015.04.18 Clemente Soto Vélez Center NYC
» 2014.06.21 G.A.S. Brooklyn
» 2014.05.23 Camaradas NYC
» 2013.09.21 Littlefield Brooklyn
» 2013.06.29 Clemente Soto Velez Center NYC
» 2013.05.22 Arts@Renaissance Brooklyn
» 2013.04.11 The Firehouse Space Brooklyn
» 2013.03.18 Judson Church NYC
» 2012.07.16 Residency in Vienna, Austria
» 2012.06.03 End of Century Brooklyn
» 2012.05.19 Big Room New Haven
» 2012.05.09 Undead Jazz Festival NYC
» 2012.05.06 Jalopy Theatre Booklyn
» 2012.04.01 Jalopy Theatre Booklyn
» 2012.03.04 Jalopy Theatre Booklyn
» 2012.02.12 Jalopy Theatre Booklyn
» 2011.12.17 Irondale Theatre Brooklyn
» 2011.12.16 Irondale Theatre Brooklyn
» 2011.12.15 Irondale Theatre Brooklyn
» 2011.12.04 Big Room New Haven
» 2011.12.03 St. Mark’s Church NYC
» 2011.11.20 An Die Musik Baltimore
» 2011.11.19 The Big Room New Haven
» 2011.11.18 The Loft NYC
» 2011.11.17 The Stone NYC
» 2011.11.05 Yale University
» 2011.10.21 Camaradas El Barrio NYC
» 2011.06.18 Chashama Gallery NYC
» 2011.06.10 Vision Festival NYC
» 2011.06.05 Roulette Brooklyn
» 2011.06.04 Queens Museum of Art
» 2011.05.27 Barbès Brooklyn
» 2011.02.19 Jazz Gallery NYC
» 2011.01.21 Issue Project Room Brooklyn
» 2011.01.16 Jazz Gallery NYC
» 2010.11.21 Jazz Gallery NYC
» 2010.05.10 Europajazz Festival (France)
» 2010.05.09 Europajazz Festival (France)