Nafro Band, Ingrid Gatin to Perform at WECC

March 3, 2013 9:54 AM | Entertainment

Nafro Band

Nafro Band (HANDOUT)

Winnipeg’s Nafro Band is celebrating the release of their new album, Gweka, in April.

The African-inspired release, being held Saturday, April 6 at the West End Cultural Centre, will see 22 talented artists including five hand drummers, five guitarists, five dancers take the stage, along with a strong choreographed dance component. Special guest Rod Hussey Review will open up the show.

Tickets are $20 at the door, or $15 in advance through the WECC, Ticketmaster, Winnipeg Folk Music Store or Music Trader.

The WECC is also presenting Winnipeg based indie-folk songstress Ingrid Gatin, as she performs music from her new album, 1000 Lives, on Wednesday, April 10. Montreal folk-loop specialists Twin Voices will open the show.

Tickets are $17 at the door or $12 in advance from the same above locations.

— Staff