89.9 KCRW Presents THE DECODERS at Steady Groovin', Saturday, August 17th!
In only a couple of years, Los Angeles production trio (Todd M. Simon, Itai Shapira and Adam Berg) have cemented their reputation in the studio and on stage as the premiere production team and live band for artists like Rhye, Kelis, and Hollie Cook.
They have also garnered the attention of great worldwide tastemakers such as KCRW music director Jason Bentley, the legendary Gilles Peterson of the BBC, Jaime Cullum, Okayplayer, Wax Poetics, Bandcamp and many more.
Rarely emerging from behind closed studio doors, The Decoders love combining their specialized brand of "decoded" classics from the 60's and 70's soul movement with an excitingly new blend of genres ranging from Lovers Rock to Dub, Brazilian Music to Psychadelic Soul.
Coco O. (of Quadron), Noelle Scaggs (of Fitz & the Tantrums), Leon Ware, Raul Midon and many others have lended their vocal talents to this special project with more to surely come for each new volume.
In alive setting, The Decoders are 10 piece ensemble featuring LA's top musicians and session players. Thus far, they have released 2 volumes and a dub remix EP, including a few tunes from their upcoming LP, Adventures From Paradise: A Tribute To Minnie Riperton (vol 3), which will be completed in the fall of 2013 and features special guest vocalists and musicians.
"This is not music, its chemistry. Get into the science." -Okayplayer.com
LIMITED PRE-SALE TICKETS AVAILABLE!
Pre-sale starts Friday, August 2nd
**DRINK SPECIALS from 10PM TO 11PM - $4 Draft Beers & $4 Witches Brew**
Steady Groovin' brings you the best of Soul Jazz|Funk|Latin|Hip Hop|Afro Funk|Neo Soul|Rare Grooves
::CELEBRATE YOUR AUGUST BIRTHDAY WITH US!::
If your birthday is in the month of August, rsvp to celebrate it with us! Birthday Special is a FREE BATCH of one of the following HAND CRAFTED DRINKS (your choice!):
Sangria / Witches Brew / Whiskey Mule / Rye Buck / Rum Dark & Stormy / Vodka Moscow Mule
*must have a eight person per party minimum for bday special*
RSVP @ steadygroovinLA@gmail.com
NOLA'S 734 E. 3rd Street, LA 90013
$15 Cover / 21+ / Full Bar / 10pm - 2am / Open Air Smoking Patio
SPREAD THE WORD LA!
When & Where
Steady Groovin' is the creation of the Co-Producer/Producer of "Soul Sessions", a long running underground club night in Los Angeles, and "Make It Funky" a grassroots Music & Arts Festival.
Soul Sessions retired in 2011 after a 7 year run and Steady Groovin' is an extension of that passion for live music.
Find out more at WWW.STEADYGROOVIN.COM