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Critical and cult darling Ra gives few concert at Petes Candy Store

June 22 @ 10:35 am - 10:00 pm

| Free
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Ra means ‘the sun god’ in ancient Egyptian, ‘the brightest star’ & ‘lion’s roar’ in ancient Persian astrology. His voice is a gospel soul wail that reminds the listener of Stevie Wonder, Donnie Hathaway, Whitney Houston & Chaka Khan. His iconoclastic look is in the sartorial rock-dandy tradition of Bowie & Prince. His performance style is fiery & commanding making the smallest of stages feel like massive stadiums.
Ra started recording professionally at age 8, published as a songwriter at 10 & netted a major-label recording contract as a teenager. He recorded an exclusive press-only album which almost instantly became a bootlegged, cult classic & critical success garnering such accolades as ‘lyric sheet of the year’ from Spin magazine, ‘cult classic’ from village voice & ‘glorious singing’ from New York Times.
Ra continues to write, record, release and perform songs. He is currently working on a follow up mixtape to the domestic German EP entitled ‘My name is Rasalus

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
10:35 am - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://goo.gl/sl1tDj

Organizer

Ra
Website:
Rarara.us

Venue

Petes Candy Store
709 Lorimer street
Brooklyn , NY 11211 United States
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Phone:
9173302110
Website:
Rarara.us