Gengis Don & the Empire, ///VISAGE., Slowfade

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Gengis Don & the Empire, ///VISAGE., Slowfade at Bowery Electric - New York, NY

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Gengis Don graduated at the top of the class from the School of Hip Hop. Wearing many hats as a drummer, producer, song writer, & engineer, Gengis combines his deep knowledge of Hip Hop and his study of jazz/improvisational music to create the music that his group, The Empire, plays. Each member hails from a different musical background; from Classical, to Straight Ahead to Underground Hip Hop and even Gospel. The Empire blends all various types of Black American Music; Jazz, Hip Hop, Afro-Beat, and Funk to create an energetic sound that's cemented in Groove.

Made up of some of the best musicians in NYC under-26 years of age. Each musician is a band leader/respected artist in their own right and are blazing the trail for this new generation of NYC musicians."

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///VISAGE.:

A 5-piece Experimental Hip-Hop band blending jazz with 808s, and samples.

As the son of saxophonist Pharoah Sanders, Tomoki was born in New York City, NY on November 13th, 1994. He started playing drums and piano at the age of 4 and started Eb Clarinet at the age of 6. At the age of 10, his father got him an alto saxophone. Sanders switched to tenor saxophone at the age of 14.

He had his first gig at the age of 13 and had been performing around various schools, venues and clubs around the Kanto Region area in Japan.

He had his first recording as a sideman with the psychedelic rock band TENGOKU BATAKE JAPON (天国畑JAPON) on their second album, “Karomi No Step"" [かろみのすてっぷ].

Sanders moved to Boston in 2014 to attend at the prestigious Berklee College of Music studying Performance. Studying with world-renowned musicians such as George Garzone, Frank Tiberi, , Divo Govoni, Shannon LeClaire, Dave Santoro, Ed Tomassi, Ralph Peterson, Billy Kilson, Neal Smith and Tia Fuller.

He has also performed alongside Ravi Coltrane, Taylor McFerrin, Mark de Clive-Lowe, Maurice “Mobetta” Brown, Shing02, KYOTO JAZZ SEXTET, Matthew Garrison, George Garzone, Hajime Yoshizawa, ROOT SOUL, Fumio Itabashi, TOKU, Raymond Mcmorrin, Joey DeFrancesco Trio, Jack DeJohnette Trio and Trap Music Orchestra, etc.

He is currently living in New York City as a student at the prestigious Berklee College of Music studying Performance. Studying with world-renowned musicians such as George Garzone, Frank Tiberi, , Divo Govoni, Shannon LeClaire, Dave Santoro, Ed Tomassi, Ralph Peterson, Billy Kilson, Neal Smith and Tia Fuller. He's currently in a group called “///VISAGE.

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Slowfade is a Brooklyn-based band that draws influence from hip hop, jazz, and indie music. Debut single "Scar in the Sky" coming soon!

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