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Public Works, Stern Grove and new release ‘Bring it to the Max’

Beautiful Afrolicious family!
Guitarfish was a blast! We closed out the festival with a 4 hour set of get down and nasty dance music!
This week we are super excited to make our debut at Stern Grove now in it’s 79th season. This is a great chance for those with children, families, older family members or the ones who don’t like to go out too late as we start at 2 pm sharp. They will feature a tribute to the Nigerian Afro-electro-funk pioneer William Onyebar with some amazing musicians as well, early arrival is suggested as it’s first come first serve for the seating. Bring a blanket, pack some food and beverages and enjoy an afternoon of live music in the park!
This Friday we return doing a soundsystem gig at one of our favorite clubs in SF, Public Works. We have had some truly amazing nights/parties/events at this space since 2010, but it’s been waaaaay too long since we rocked it there. This night will be a return of Oz and Pleasure together w- Diamond on percussion, Freshislife on the mic and our man Zebuel from
Stay tuned for some more show announcements and other goodies, we love you!!!

Thanks for your love and support, it means everything!
much love ,
Pleasuremaker and the crew~!
THIS WEEK!!!

August 12th Afrolicious DJ Set at Public Works
August 14th Stern Grove Festival Tahoe
Coming Up
September 16th Afrolicious Live at Cyrstal Bay Casino (Crown Room)
Sept 17th Private event
October 13th private event

Oregon Country Fair, Guitar Fish festivals in July!!

Beautiful Afrolicious family! A quick heads up that we bring our groove to headline the Oregon Country Fair this Friday night. For any of our peeps in the area, we would love to see you at this legendary festival!! We also are super excited to return to one of our favorite festivals, Guitarfish at the…

Summer time and the livin’ is…… FUNKAY!

Beautiful Afrolicious fam, We had a truly amazing time out at the world reknowned Sierra Nevada World Music Festival with some true music lovers~~!! Also had a great time in Carson City Nevada, thanks for having us everyone!!! This week we have a couple bay area shows, our only ones on the books this summer…

Sierra Nevada World Music Fest, Ivy Room, SF Jazz

Beautiful Afrolicious fam, As always we are sending out a message of love and understanding. It is well past time to make some positive changes in the structure of our society in the United States, the unnecessary suffering that conitues daily is beyond insane yet totally avoidable. Our hearts and thoughts are with the vicitms…

Great American Music Hall This Friday June 3rd!! Sierra Nevada Music Fest June 18th

  Beautiful Afrolicious fam, Afrolicious at Great American Music Hall w- Smoked Out Soul Fri. June 3rd Get tickets! This week we return to the legendary Great American Muisc Hall. This is going to be a bumpin’ night of music and dance as we unite with Smoked Out Soul for round three together and it’s…

Weekly jump in Long Beach every Wednesday, Great American Music Hall June 3rd, Stern Grove!!

  We are excited to announce our only venue show in San Francisco till at least September at Great American Music Hall on June 3rd with Smoked Out Soul in the mix. We love playing at the legendary GAMH, and it’s been a year or so since we have been back, and we love doing…

Tonight!! New weekly residence in Long Beach, Summer Fun coming up!

Free Download / Stream – Afrolicious – Live at The Chapel 11-25-15  Starting TONIGHT!! Afrolicious starts a DJ only residency in The Parlour at the Federal Bar in Long Beach, CA. Will be a free event starting at 9pm hosted by Pleasuremaker and featuring that wide spectrum of sounds and flavors that Afrolicious Soundsystem, DJ,…

RIP Prince. On the road this weekend! DJ residency in Long Beach, Sierra Nevada World Music Fest

Free Download / Stream – Afrolicious – Live at The Chapel 11-25-15  First of all it’s hard to believe but we lost one of the funkiest to ever make music, the mighty Prince has left this earthy plane for the cosmic realm, we love you and thanks for making the world a much funkier and…

Afrolicious Tour, DJ residency in Long Beach, Sierra Nevada World Music Fest, Studio

Free Download / Stream – Afrolicious – Live at The Chapel 11-25-15  Sending out love and joy to you all at the top of this week! This week we embark on a 5 day tour of Northern California and Oregon. We are excited to return to Ashland OR,  Chico, CA, San Jose and make our…

Afrolicious LIVE at the Chapel Saturday 4.2.16 in San Francisco!!!!

Free Download / Stream – Afrolicious – Live at The Chapel 11-25-15  Sending out love and joy to you all at the top of this week! It is with great anticipation and happiness that we return to the Chapel (site of many incredible times!) to bring the heavy doses of dance music and flavor and…