Friday, September 9, 2016

Benefit for Standing Rock #NoDAPL & Yes on 64 with Anne Carol Mitchell & Emily Shumway, Jeremy Rourke, & Lost Comet

Hi out there,

Tonight, Friday 9/9, this is going down.

Seaweed Sway Presents:
Anne Carol Mitchell & Emily Shumway
(with Louis Vega)
Jeremy Rourke (with Vanessa VerLee & Dave Mihaly)
Lost Comet (ft. Sharon Pucci & Marc Nielsen, who are celebrating their anniversary!)

We will have two speakers on these issues:

AT 9pm SHARP, Wicahpiluta Candelaria (aka Luta), who just returned from the opposition efforts at the Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Site, and will give us an update.
Wicahpiluta Candelaria (aka Luta) is Native to the Bay Area, He is Rumsen Ohlone and Apache. He is a traditional clapper singer, a cultural preservationist, an active member of Sacred Sites Protection & Rights of Indigenous Tribes (SSPRIT), The American Indian Movement (AIM), a poet and composer in the Rumsen Ohlone Language. He has opened up for Native leaders such as John Trudell (Dakota), Nobel Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu (Quiche Maya) and has presented at the San Francisco Green Festival, the World Music Festival, The Yerba Buena Garden's Native Contemporary Arts Festival, the California Institute of Integral Studies, SF State on the ethnic studies panel, the San Mateo conference on Mental Health & Perspectives of Indigenous Peoples and more. He is also a recipient of the San Francisco Arts Commission's Native American Arts and Traditions Grant.
+ between sets, Jesse Stout will expound the virtues of voting YES on Proposition 64 - the Adult Use of Marijuana Act November 8th. Prohibition disproportionately impacts people of color, and $1B new tax revenues can fund education, public health, & other social services.

All at Amnesia, 853 Valencia St. between 19th & 20th in SF.
8:30 doors / 9:00 sharp, it all starts

$9, or more if you can spare it (the extra $2+ will go to the speakers' causes. if you're on a tight budget, $7 admission works too)

Also, it's the beginning of a new KIDS YOGA at ROCK BAND LAND (Fridays in September, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30)! Sign up here: / Tell friends:


MORE FUTURE AWESOME SHOWS with Slow Motion Cowboys, Eight Belles, TV Mike & the Scarecrowes, Jordannah Elizabeth, Killer Whale, Meernaa, Rose Droll, Gentle Spirit, & Plush

10/28 FRIDAY:
at Amnesia.
more artists to be confirmed soon!!


co-presenting with Gaylord's Music Party
KILLER WHALE with Meernaa & Rose Droll


11/18 FRIDAY:
co-presenting with Down Mouse Pleasures


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