Heroes Are Gang Leaders

May
01
Mon, 01 May 2017 // 06:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

In the tradition of a signifying protest groove comes Heroes are Gang Leaders, a group of poets and musicians formed by poet Thomas Sayers Ellis, and his frequent collaborator Saxophonist James Brandon Lewis. Their style has many mothers, many fathers, and nonecombining Jazz, groove, Black hollerin and extensions of paged and oral literary text by Gwendolyn Brooks, Bob Kaufman and Amiri Baraka featuring Thomas Sayers Ellis, James Brandon Lewis, Randall Horton, Devin Brahja Waldman, Luke Stewart, and Janice Lowe. $10 online / $15 at the door Purchase tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2914350