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I Kiffe NY French Urban Cultures Festival Presents Les Nubians October 9
Published September 16, 2008

Multi-Arts Festival Presented by The Cultural Services of the French Embassy Will Feature Performances and Exhibitions in Venues Around NYC

I Kiffe NY, the wide-ranging French urban cultures festival presented by The Cultural Services of the French Embassy over the course of October, will include two unique evenings of music. On October 9, 7:00 P.M. at Joe’s Pub, the Grammy-nominated R&B duo Les Nubians will headline Echos Nubian Voyager: Poetry & Music from the Urban Edge, a showcase of French urban music and poetry in the spirit of Def Poetry Jam. In addition to Les Nubians, performers will include John Banzaï, Souleymane Diamanka, Queen Godis and Jamarhl Crawford. On October 24, the Hiro Ballroom will host French New Talents, a CMJ Music Marathon showcase of acclaimed, emerging French urban music. The concert will feature