We are giving away a pair of tickets to Jujuba @ The Goodfoot on February 6. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, February 5.
From our sponsors:
February 6, 2016
Doors 9 p.m., Music 10 p.m. | $9 | 21+
More info: thegoodfoot.com
2845 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97214
Jujuba delivers a funky, danceable style of Nigerian Afrobeat and Juju music. The strength of the eleven-piece revolves around its energetic cohesion between percussion, rhythm and horn sections. Renowned for their ability to engage a wide variety of audiences, the band draws a dance floor full of smiling faces at every event. Jujuba features Nojeem Lasisi from Igbo Ora, Oyo State, in Nigeria. He ranks among the world’s elite talking drum players. Nojeem was given his first drum at age four by his father, also a master drummer, who handed down to Nojeem its powerful language. As a member of Nigerian superstar King Sunny Ade’s group, the African Beats, Nojeem toured the world and appears on numerous recordings with King Sunny, including “Seven Degrees North” and “Odu.