Welcome to "Habesha Roxbury: A Celebration of Ethiopian Music, Dance, and Culture featuring Fendika and Debo Band." Debo Band is an 11-member group led by saxophonist Danny Mekonnen and fronted by vocalist Bruck Tesfaye. Since their inception in the Boston area in 2006, the band has won raves for their groundbreaking take on Ethiopian pop music, incorporating traditional scales and vocal styles alongside American funk rhythms and instrumentation. Opening act will be special guest Fendika, touring the United States from their home in Ethiopia.
Tickets $10 for students or those on a budget; $15 regular admission. Available at the door or online in advance through www.madison-park,org.