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Grand Baton

05/17/13

Brooklyn Academy of Music

30 Lafayette Ave. Map

718-636-4100

Official Web Site

17-05-2013 12:00:00 17-05-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Grand Baton Combining the traditional gwo ka drum rhythm of its native Guadeloupe with electric guitars and bass-heavy grooves, this self-described "voodoo rock band" creates adventurous Caribbean-inflected prog rock. With lyrics in Creole, Grand Baton blends Guadeloupean folk music and modern electronica; the ensemble's forthcoming album moves further into computer-generated dubstep beats while maintaining its Caribbean roots. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=135653 Brooklyn Academy of Music Brooklyn Academy of Music

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Combining the traditional gwo ka drum rhythm of its native Guadeloupe with electric guitars and bass-heavy grooves, this self-described "voodoo rock band" creates adventurous Caribbean-inflected prog rock. With lyrics in Creole, Grand Baton blends Guadeloupean folk music and modern electronica; the ensemble's forthcoming album moves further into computer-generated dubstep beats while maintaining its Caribbean roots.

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