Take a break from your usual diet of indie rock, country, blues, whatever. Get to the Slowdown on Thursday, July 14, to see a band that specializes in Afrobeats, with a very strong jazz influence.
The beats will come from renowned musician Femi Kuti, a Nigerian-born Grammy-nominated artist who is the son of Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti.
Get an idea of what to expect by watching a video of Femi Kuti live, performing "No Place For My Dream." Just click on the video play button above to see it.
What: Femi Kuti & the Positive Force, with Edem Soul Music
When: 8 p.m. Thursday, July 14
Where: The Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.