Bombino with DJ Kyle Long at The HI-FI



Last Good Tooth, DJ Kyle Long

Tue, April 5, 2016

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm


Indianapolis, IN

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Carnval Brazil 2016 – Saturday, February 6th at the Jazz Kitchen


Carnaval 2016 at the Jazz Kitchen – The Biggest Carnaval Celebration in Indiana! Advance discount tickets available at:

The premiere Brazilian Carnaval party in Indianapolis. Saturday, February 6th, from 10pm to 3am at the Jazz Kitchen, 5377 N. College Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46220.

One of the most celebrated parties in the world, Brazil’s Carnaval is known for its grand scale, intense samba beat and the visual feast of colors, costumes, floats and dancers. This event will offer Indianapolis an opportunity to taste this Brazilian tradition.

The 2016 Carnaval celebration will feature:

* Brazilian Samba band- The IU Brazilian Ensemble (led by renowned percussionist Michael Spiro of the Carlos Santana band)
* Samba dancers
* DJ Kyle Long playing a mix of Carnaval music from Brazil
* Carnaval visuals by Artur Silva
* Special menu with Brazilian food – feijoada and appetizers
* Brazilian beers, juices and soft drinks
* Caipirinha drink special $5
* Big screen displaying the Carnaval parade in Rio de Janeiro

admission $15 – advance tickets available Here.

Thanks to our event sponsor Yelp! Make sure you remember to stop by the Yelp booth and check-in on the Yelp App to receive a party mask.

For more information please contact

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Bollywood Bhangra with Red Baraat – Saturday June 6th at Jazz Kitchen

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Cultural Cannibals & Bollywood Bhangra present a special live performance from NYC’s amazing bhangra brass band Red Baraat!

Purchase advance discount tickets by clicking here.

Saturday, June 6th

The Jazz Kitchen
5377 N. College Ave.

Red Baraat performs 8pm, & 10pm
DJ Kyle Long performs on breaks and afterset
$15 advance / $20 at the door

Inspired by the village brass bands of the Punjab region, Red Baraat blend Bhangra and Bollywood with New Orleans funk.

Spinning the best Bollywood and Bhangra music.

For more information email

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Media in Brazil: There are More People in Sleeping in Prisons than College Dormitories in the USA

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Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars at Butler Arts Fest Wednesday April 15th

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Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars

Wednesday April 15th at 7:00pm

Butler’s Schrott Center for the Arts,

W. 46th St, Indpls. IN 46208

A potent example of the redeeming power of music and the ability of the human spirit to persevere. Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have risen to acclaim with their energetic mix of old-school reggae, funky African grooves, and deep tribal chants. Founded in a refugee camp in Guinea, this band has matured into one of Africa’s top touring and recording bands.

Save $5 when you purchase advance tickets online using the discount code SIERRALEONE at the following link:

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MOKB & Cultural Cannibals Present: Highlife @ The HI-FI with Sweet Posion Victim & DJ Kyle Long

Join us every month at The Hi-Fi in Fountain Square for a new monthly event celebrating Ghanaian ‘Highlife’ and other musics from the African continent w/ Sweet Poison Victim & DJ Kyle Long!

Friday, February 27, 2015
The Hi-Fi – 21+
Doors at 8 PM / Show at 9 PM



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Cultural Manifesto Radio – playlist for 02/25/15

186068-1 Kyle Long’s weekly NUVO column “A Cultural Manifesto” is now available on WFYI radio’s HD2 station. Check out a 60 minute selection of soulful new music from around the globe every Wednesday at 7pm EST, with a rebroadcast on Saturday at 3pm EST. Stream live online at: And be sure to to select HD2 in the ‘Livestream’ dropbox.

Highlife At The Hi-Fi Preview

Sweet Poison Victim – Osibi
K.Frimpong & His Cubano Fiestas – Hwehwe Mu Na Yi Wo Mpena
The African Brothers – Wope Me A Ka
The Funkees – Akula Owu Onyeara
Oscar Sulley & The Uhuru Dance Band – Olufeme
Afroganic feat. Malaika – Yani
Davido feat. Mafikizolo – Tchelete
R2Bees feat. Sarkodie & Nana Boroo – Ajei
Oy – Market Place
Kaleta & Akoya Afrobeat – The Spirit Of Fela Is Alive And Well (Guynamukat Edit)
Safohene Djeni – Mahu Wo Asie
Sweet Poison Victim – Chop Yo’ Dolla


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