MUSIC

BrightSide Blue & Honey of the Heart SuperBand

BrightSide Blue & Honey of the Heart, two established NorCal bands - both duos of love and music, have united to create a Superband delivering folk-soul-roots-rock-latin/flamenco grooves, swoon-worthy vocal harmonies, and wailing solo-spiked jams – all offered in a spirit of care, humor, and hopes for a better world. While there is no knowing exactly how it will unfold, the chances of crying, laughing, or dancing wildly during a live performance is nearly guaranteed.

WEBSITE:

https://brightsideblue.com/superband

Chris Berry

Grammy award winner Chris Berry is an eclectic singer and songwriter, multi-instrumentalist virtuoso, and high-energy performer and teacher. From his humble beginning during Robert Mugabe’s regime in Zimbabwe, he has blasted his powerful Afro-infused sound around the World for over twenty years. Chris was born and raised in California where he began his apprenticeship with Master Drummer Titos Sompa (one of the founders of the African drum and dance scene on the West Cost of the U.S.) as a fifteen year old boy. Chris found his voice singing among the polyrhythmic harmonies commonly found throughout Zimbabwe and most of South Africa. He has since released over a dozen albums; scored the soundtrack for three films; and has been collaborating and performing with some of the World’s best performers

WEBSITE:

https://www.chrisberrymusic.org/

Shaman's Dream

Sahuna is inspired by the spiritual musical lineages from around the globe and the healing power of the drum. Every Shamans Dream offering is a ceremony and opportunity for all who receive the music to make an intension & prayer for their own lives and use the music as medicine. This healing music is offered as a prayerformance or an ecstatic dance journey and in conjunction with Sahuna's services as a medicine ceremony facilitator, music producer, festival and retreat producer and healing arts practitioner.

WEBSITE:

https://www.shamansdreammusic.com/

Arula

Arula is a singer-songwriter, electronic music producer, DJ, creative coach, music mentor & sound healing facilitator. She views music & movement as sacred expressions of a universal language; a language that unites and empowers people from all backgrounds. Her songs are encoded in prayers for the earth and for humanity. Themes of sacred sensuality, earth reverence, collective healing, soil regeneration, and divine feminine awakening linger in her lyrics.

WEBSITE:

https://www.arulamusic.com/

Grease Withaspoon

Grease Withaspoon is a whimsical, multi-genre DJ who has brought his performance-driven unique style to festival stages, dusty art cars, sonic runways, rooftops, train station platforms, and more! Each of his sets has a life and vibration of its own... Combining elements of Hip Hop, Bass, House, Latino, and bits of nostalgia that drip onto eclectic beats and bass heavy rhythms..Grease mixes it all seamlessly with live beat making, loops, & samples, creating a whole lot of new flavors and sounds!

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AguaMayyim

AguaMayyim is the musical fusion of Rose Dayal and Franky Helix, arising from the vibrant shores of Santa Cruz, CA. United by the healing power of sound, they seamlessly blend their talents as DJs, producers, and musicians. With a diverse sonic palette, they explore melodic deep bass, healing medicine music, tribal rhythms, tropical vibes, organic sounds, international influences, booty-shaking grooves, and hip-hop. Join them on a rhythmic journey that weaves an inspiring tapestry for movement.

WEBSITE:

https://linktr.ee/aguamayyim

Sheena Medicina

Known for having a vast diversity of musical tastes, from sacred, to sexy, to silly. Sheena Medicina aims to get people sweating & moving, as her sets have an organic element that honors the ancient spiritual ritual of humans dancing together in communion with the Earth & each other…. but don’t be surprised to find exhilarating emotional twists & turns, plenty of sexy dripping bass lies, crowd pleasing booty shakers, remixed classics that everyone knows & loves, & always with a transformational message of hope & resiliency.

WEBSITE:

https://www.sheenamedicina.com/

Karenna Slade

Karenna Slade brings years of stage and performance experience in clown, dance, comedy, burlesque, improv and as front woman of an all women rock band. The pandemic led her into a solo-music journey using song and music to express the complicated aspects of being a human. She has begun to write songs about everything- it has turned out to be a solid coping strategy. Karenna hopes her music and sharing of her authentic voice will inspire others to do the same. Karenna’s unique original music has been described as Lady Gaga meets Tenacious D, blending strong power vocals, accompanied by her baritone ukelele with sprinkles of absurd hilarity.

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Mr. Blank

Mr. Blank's music style can be called eclectic, eccentric, sometimes even ecstatic. He plays every emotion, tempo, and genre possible to produce a journey of sound for the embodied spirit to experience itself. Mr. Blank appreciates both the sacred, and the profane… the spiritual and the sexual. Come take a ride, through the chakras, around the globe, from the ancient past through the distant future, arriving and enjoying, the right here and now.

WEBSITE:

https://ecstaticdance.org/dj/avani/

Living Roots

Living Roots is a Livetronica duo that brings a healthy dose of musical medicine to the stage. Travis plays with an array of flavors that feature worldly spices, sweet and savory grooves, with crunchy beats that will nourish your soul and cleanse your palate. With the addition of didgeridoo, drums and flutes, he blends together sounds that are new and old, sacred and experimental, fiery and sultry. Logan sings and plays ukulele and U-Bass. Her voice is full of passion and spirit. Together they create an atmosphere that captures the heart. Living Roots' music is great for any time of day or night, but their favorite time to play is in the witching hours when time slows down and a doorway opens to another dimension where listeners can bask in the wonder that is this existence.

WEBSITE:

https://www.livingrootsproject.com/

Hannah Bourke

Hannah Bourke is an open channel for healing songs to flow forth into our world. Her music celebrates the beauty of nature and the divine mystery, calling us all to go deeply within ourselves to connect with truth.

WEBSITE:

https://hannahbourke.com/