“FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade” Selected for Culture Fest Nashville

“FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)” has been selected for the film portion of Nashville’s highly anticipated “Culture Fest“ presented by Xfinity and sponsored by […]

“FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)” has been selected for the film portion of Nashville’s highly anticipated Culture Fest presented by Xfinity and sponsored by The Tennessee Tribune. A Q&A with Director, Jason Orr will follow the screening.

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 7:30 PM
Tennessee State University Performing Arts Center
Tickets: $15.00

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Culture Fest Conversations Black Music + Blues People- Examining Contemporary Black Music

There will also be a discussion on Culture Fest Conversations Black Music + Blues People- Examining Contemporary Black Music with very provocative conversation featuring festival producer, musician and filmmaker Jason Orr, Nashville’s own Shannon Sanders and representatives from the National Museum of African American Music and Lovenoise. Facilitated by festival guru, Leatrice Ellzy.

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 6 PM
Tennessee State University Performing Arts Center
Free

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Culture Fest Nashville kicks off with the legendary Third World taking the stage at the Nashville Farmers’ Market.  Thank you for letting us know that this type of cultural programming is important to you! From music and visual arts to insightful conversations, they promise a unique experience for adults, children and teens. There’s something for everyone. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased either online at culturefest.net or at the Tennessee Tribune, 1501 Jefferson Street.

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About “FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)”

“FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)” delves into the fabric of soul music, it’s definitions, it’s pioneers, it’s offspring, it’s movements and the challenges with the “mainstream” industry. With Atlanta as the backdrop for soul music’s 1990’s renaissance, “FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)” is a film not to be missed. Featuring Cornel West, Jamie Foxx, Erykah Badu, Joi Gilliam, Cee Lo Green, Janelle Monae, Talib Kweli, Andre 3000, Dick Gregory, Doug E Fresh, Public Enemy and many others.  Written & Directed by Jason Orr.  Narrated by Chuck D.

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