Random Rab

Emerging from his own distinct corner of the West Coast electronic music scene, Random Rab offers a powerful and unique contribution to sonic exploration.   Often referred to as “The Master of Emotion” his music is patently beautiful and melodic.  With diverse influences ranging from trip-hop, classical and Arabic to bass driven compositions, his songs are considered anthemic and timeless.  As a multi-instrumentalist and singer, his tracks are organic, uplifting and stand on their own as a distinct genre.  Listeners of all types of music can find something they can relate to in this sound.  He has toured extensively across North America, including tours with Bassnectar, Shpongle, Beats Antique and headlined several festivals across the country. There is no doubt that Rab understands a multitude of musical styles.  He has been the front man of a heavy metal band, toured as a classical trumpet player, played bass in a country music band, was a scratch DJ for a jazz fusion project, was the singer for a rock band in Mexico and has collaborated with countless musicians of all styles.  From acoustic performances in the Himalayas to rocking packed clubs in New York, Random Rab has found a way to connect with [...]

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David Starfire

David Starfire is a producer from California who makes a sound that is a great mix of electronic and ethnic elements. His latest full-length album – ‘Bollyhood Bass’ is out on Six Degrees Records, home to artists such as The Orb, Bebel Gilberto, Cheb i Sabbah, Karsh Kale, Midival Punditz, Michael Franti, DJ Spooky and many others. He’s released 2 records through them, “Bollyhood Bass” in 2010 and “Bombay Beatz” in 2007. His tunes have been played on BBC, NPR, National Geographic, XM radio and various stations around the world. David is an in-demand performer, having played at numerous large events including Coachella, Love Parade, Earthdance, Shambhala and Burning Man. He adds live elements to his DJ sets by playing bass guitar and electronic hand drums and at times is also accompanied by an MC.

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Chris Berry & Friends

Chris Berry, a widely celebrated Mbira player, singer, percussionist, and songwriter, has sold over 1 million albums in Africa. Since his return from Africa back to the United States, he has been playing main stage at some of the biggest festivals in the country, and collaborating with some of the most recognized musicians in many different genre’s from all over the world. Music first touched the Grammy award winning Chris Berry as a teen living in the heart of Zimbabwe where he carefully learned the indigenous rhythms of Africa on the sacred Mbira (African Thumb Piano). His ability to speak out against the tyranny of the Zimbabwean regime through the art of music won him overnight success across the country and in the World Music market, bringing his music around the globe. Since then, he has performed on the stages of the 2000 Olympics, the Sydney Opera house and the nations largest festivals across the United States with his project Panjea. 2010 finds the “Afropop Superstar” (SF Chronicle) a multi-instrumentalist with grace on Mbira, the hand drum, as well as a gifted singer-songwriter whose voice is often compared to Sting.

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Kaminanda

With an intense passion for Beauty and strength Kaminanda forges sonic paintings with an approach of equal parts thunder and lightning and the delicate art of audio Bonsai pruning.. An intentional mystical journey into forever riding the Subfrequencies of Shivas pet comet while surrendering to the sweet solace of Crystaline Temple melodies.Oracles,Talismans, and strange alien languages Harmonize with the four winds of Gaia…Cascading plum blossoms allow the shimmering glint of the warriors sword to slice through the infinite arrays of undulating reverence…Goddess and Gods alike dance upon the elemental teachings of space and texture,bridging the ancient and the future into a single drop of Elixir made from Tiger’s Tears..

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Shimshai

Whether singing the ancient Sanskrit mantras of India, the traditional folklore songs of South America, or performing his original works of divine inspiration, Shimshai’s music invokes a sentiment of ancestral devotion and a dedication to higher consciousness. A self-proclaimed seeker of truth, described by many as possessing the voice of an angel, Shimshai is gifted with the innate ability to deliver his message flawlessly in several languages; most profoundly the universal language of Love and Oneness. Surrounded by music from birth and formally trained on piano in his native state of Washington, today Shimshai performs effortlessly on guitar and other strings, piano, flute and woodwinds. He plays many of the instruments on his self-composed and self-produced albums, ‘I sense your Presence’ (2001), ‘Toward the One’ (2003/2006), and ‘Live on Maui’ (2003/2006), all which have been highly revered by the worldwide spiritual community. His collaboration with fellow artist Tina Malia, ‘Jaya Bhagavan’ (2004), has also been met with tremendous success, being signed to the independent record label Spirit Voyage in 2005, and ‘Deliverance’ (2006), showcases his abilities as a solo performer. His most recent release, ‘Alianza’ (2008), is a versatile world fusion studio CD that features multiple languages and ethnicity. He [...]

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The Human Experience

“The Human Experience” is David Block’s principal project as a live electronic composer, multi-instrumentalist, producer. Listeners experience a delicious symphonic blend of prismatic soundscapes and sultry beats. David is constantly pushing the boundaries of live electronic music. Playing, composing, and conducting his own electronic symphony live on stage, his performances are brimming and layered with human emotion, world exploration, and sacred sounds. Whether performing by himself, or with a live band, “The Human Experience” always delivers an emotionally charged show. “The Human Experience” aims to cross cultural barriers through music. David has collaborated with artists all over the world including Ignacio Perez (Buena Vista Social Club), William Close (The Earth Harp), Random Rab, Govinda, Amae Love, Rising Appalachia, and many others. Since his debut album “Inaudible Sounds” in 2010 , he has released four other albums in the last two years and has four new projects planned for release in 2013. Each song is a sonic journey; interweaving psychedelic layers of melody and harmony with organic grooves and international vibes. Composing and performing live with the Audio/Visual/Dance projects “Phadroid” (Andrew and Phaedra Jones), “Quixotic”, “Lucent Dossier”, and “Seraphim” David is expanding his sounds into the mixed media world. Since 2010, David has performed all over [...]

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Climbing PoeTree

Climbing PoeTree interweaves spoken word, hip hop, and award-winning multimedia theater to expose injustice, heal from violence, and make a better future visible, immediate, and irresistible. In fifteen self-organized tours over the past 10 years, Climbing PoeTree has blazed stages in more than 70 cities across the U.S.–including 11,000 miles traveled on a bus converted to run on recycled vegetable oil–and abroad from the UK to Mexico, South Africa to Cuba. Their soul-stirring performance has been featured alongside power houses such as Cornel West, Erykah Badu, Alicia Keys, Danny Glover, Angela Davis, Alice Walker, Saul Williams, Sonia Sanchez, Dolores Huerta, The Last Poets, and Dead Prez. Alixa and Naima are innovative educators who have lead workshops in universities to prisons across the US, and are currently developing a multimedia social justice curriculum based off of their latest production Hurricane Season, that uses a new pedagogy to examine “unnatural disasters” and builds new leadership essential for fundamental social change.

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Soul Visions (Leah of Rising App. with Human Experience)

This version of Soul Visions consists of Leah Song of Rising Appalachia and Human Experience (David Block). “Rising Appalachia” is a genre-bending force of sound that uses vocal harmony, traditional instrumentation, roots music, lyrical prowess and diverse artistic collaborations to defy cultural clichés and ignite musical rebellion…” “The Human Experience” is David Block’s principal project as a live electronic composer, multi-instrumentalist, producer. Listeners experience a delicious symphonic blend of prismatic soundscapes and sultry beats. “Rising Appalachia and The Human Experience met many years ago on the shores of southern India. After spearheading each of their own unique musical paths, they have joined forces to birth a soulful new electro/acoustic collaboration, merging sounds from around the world in an elaborate artistic love-child of beats, voice, banjo and bass. “Soul Visions” is their first step in the long journey of bringing together electronic music and soul, folk and ballads, bass rhythms and swamp-womp in an effort to bridge worlds through aural exploration. “Soul Visions” speaks to the lover and the dance floor, the ritual holder and the song collector and the visionary and the shadow-worker… bringing deep root sounds into a highly mechanical world.”

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Leah Song (of Rising Appalachia)

Leah Song Solo. Leah Song is a powerful songstress, musician, multi-instrumentalist, storyteller, poet, and global griot steeped in the traditions of Southern Soul and international Roots Music. Living between New Orleans, Cuba India, Appalachia, and Latin America she tears into songs with outrageous prowess- incorporating sultry vocals, rhythm, banjo, guitar, ballads, dance, and storytelling into her work. Both a performer and a teacher, she travels with fire under her belt, songs in her pocket, and a global girth that carries her spirit to every corner it touches…See her work here Solo, and front woman of the internationally acclaimed project Rising Appalachia. Look to see more of her work at home and abroad at www.risingappalachia.com, www.facebook.com/LeahSongMusic, and www.youtube.com/leahsongmusic

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Janover ft. reSUNator

Jamie Janover is recognized as a true innovator. His considerable creative output includes: being a master of the ancient percussion stringed instrument called the hammered dulcimer, inventing and performing on an instrument he calls the “mini-kit” (a miniature amplified drum kit), playing pyrocussion (fire drums) and creating the RealmsMobile (a recumbent tricycle with the mini-kit attached, enabling him to ride and play drums simultaneously). Combining the innovations of modern technology with the wisdom of ancient instruments, Janover is making music that has never even been possible until very recently, achieving a creative balance between the acoustic and the electronic to create a unified field: music reflective of the polarized nature of modern times. For many years Jamie has maintained a rigorous touring schedule, alternating between several acts including: LYNX & Janover, ZILLA (w/ Michael Travis from SCI and Aaron Holstein), PRAANG (w/ EOTO & Steve Kimock) and The Everyone Orchestra, among others. In the last 2 years alone, Janover has performed at over 50 festivals in countries as diverse as Japan, New Zealand Portugal, Indonesia, Australia, Canada & the USA. Jamie is a veteran of hundreds of collaborations and guest appearances, having recorded and or performed on stage with artists [...]

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Jaya Lakshmi & Ananda

Jaya Lakshmi has been sharing her beautiful kirtans for over twenty years, producing four solo albums on Sequoia Records. She has recently partnered with her new love,  Ananda Yogiji. They sing and play music that initiates deep healing and opens the heart to divine joy, sharing the grace they have been given through their partnership. Offering a combination of kirtan (call and response singing), mantra repetition, bhajan and original songs, they mix English, Sanskrit and Gurumukhi as a bridge for all those who have been mysteriously called to yoga and teachings from India. Weaving guitar, harmonium, bansuri flutes and often accompanied by other talented artists, they create a magic together that sets the stage for the Devas and Devis to dance upon. In June 2011 they self-released the popular double disc album ‘Live at the Altar of Love’, with their next studio album due for release on Sounds True Records spring 2014. Jaya Lakshmi is also known as the lead singer and songwriter for the techno-tribal group ‘Lost at Last’ that toured the US West and produced 3 albums during the years of 1997-2004.  After years of composing electronic music on her own,  the album  ‘Kirtronica’ was born – a mixture [...]

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Dustin Thomas

In his own words “My name is Dustin Thomas. I’ve got a guitar called forgiveness and a song in my heart.” There’s a lot to say about this amazing singer songwriter about his voice, his creative songs and the electrifying presence he shares. He has played mostly around Minnesota (and other areas for about 5 years). He got more connected with the west coast & Hawaiian Islands music scene when Medicine for the People founder (Nahko) invited him to open for them at gigs on the Big Island… He created quite a buzz there and he also ended up at summer Mystic Garden Gathering 2012 jamming under the name The Aloha Family Band. It’s said ‘a picture is worth a 1000s words’. Well, in this picture you can see how everyone is activated, magnetized & uplifted with Dustin, his guitar and his voice in the center of it all… We look forward to him sharing is blend music-magic at Maui Mystic this Feb! Here’s a link to a Youtube video of him playing live with one of his songs “One Way or Another”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcAlEr7yLH8

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DJ Dragonfly

As a global traveler who’s hitch-hiked, bicycled and train-hopped some six continents and 37 countries, DJ Dragonfly is Northern California’s most sought after purveyor of cutting edge global electronica. Bay Area dance enthusiasts place him in the top 10 percentile at the DJ polls for his unique sound: A trans-tempo fusion of exotic idioms, rhythms, melodies and indigenous voices. Bump this up with live electronic percussion, layer it over dub, hard downtempo, drum n bass, funky breaks, house and you have the perfect tone for dance floor mayhem. Using bass as the navigator he sets his decks on a course that weave its way from Gibraltar to the Ganges and beyond. In its wake the mix is a global shakedown that leaves no continent unturned in search of the perfect groove! As a DJ he is most often found in the underground conscious dance scene, and is a regular at events and festivals such as Earthdance, Shambala, SolFest, Techno Tribal, Bioneers, Anon Salon, Groove Garden, Symbiosis, Worldly Sights & Sounds, Burning Man, Yoga Journal Conference, ANDC, Harbin Hotsprings, the West Coast yoga circuit and more…

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Diane Patterson & Al Torre

Diane Patterson writes, sings, and carries her Funky Earth Ballads and Sacred Songs for the Peaceful Revolution with acoustic guitar and ukulele, hand drum and voice. Patterson weaves spirit and unifying social commentary around the world, on festival stages, at folk music and conscious music gatherings, healing gatherings, in concert venues, in the streets of Europe and the Farmers’ Markets of Northern California. Diane plays and collaborates with a number of artists working towards a more sustainable future, through the celebration of Abundance by design. Currently she is on tour in preparation for the release of her new album World Awake. “Joni Mitchell meets Ani DiFranco. Patterson is a modern day folk goddess.” Diane is currently based out of northern California, is independent and supported by her community. http://www.dianepatterson.net

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Mazeguider

The Mazeguider has been an iconic figure in Vancouver’s tribal dance underground for nearly 15 years with sets that take the dancefloor out to the ecstatic edges of time and awareness. As Bruce Lee famously taught that “emotional content” is everything, this description could be applied to the Mazeguider’s mixes. No fluff here. The Mazeguider’s undeniable signature style invites and compels the dancefloor to feel something brand new and unmistakably delicious in our bodies, minds and emotions. Currently, the Mazeguider plays in the realms of Glitchhop, Glitchstep, Womp, Bass & Midtempo Crunkadelic. He has played festivals throughout the Cascadian region such as Entheos, Intention, Shambhala, the Oracle Gatherings, Earthdance, as well as events by Perception, Beats Without Borders, Beleaf, Playground and more. He has shared the stage with fine artists, such as Gaudi, Vibesquad, Kraddy, Heyoka, Bird Of Prey, Cheb I Sabbah, Adham Shaikh, Bluetech, Noah Pred, Makyo, Souls of Mischief, and many more. To be at the helm of the big stereo, transmitting the frequencies, while the tribe gathers in the time-honoured rituals of celebration, is a privileged place to hold. Each set represents a constantly renewed possibility for the community gathered to rekindle our ecstasy, remember our connectedness [...]

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Lux Moderna

Lux Moderna is a sonically-oriented alchemical priestess in service to ritual, performance and community. She is an artist that embodies and expresses her divine gifts in order to elevate others into their own embodiment of Truth. As a star rising on the West Coast, Lux has inspired and uplifted witnesses through her voice and her music at transformational festivals such as Lightning in a Bottle, Symbiosis Gathering: Pyramid Eclipse, Sonic Bloom, Burning Man and beyond. Lux consciously and artistically transmutes sound, light and consciousness into experiences of activation and resonance. She focuses her energy into electronic music production, singing, chanting, yoga, education and healing on all scales of existence. She specializes in bass music, mantra, ceremony design and facilitation, neuroscience, mythology, and alchemical art. Lux Moderna is dedicated to a conscious, heart-centered experiential approach to facilitating mass entrainment with the creative essence of the universe.

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Tubby Love

Tubby Love is a man on a musical mission across the globe to pay homage to the universal positive vibration whose constant quest for a greater purpose is translated through conscious lyrics and contagious melodies. Love’s soul-saturated sound is heavily soaked in rootsy rhythms and coupled with a live performance energy that will allow you to truly experience the music. A graduate of Berklee College of Music and recipient of the Scott Benson Scholarship Award, Tubby Love has been blessed to share the stage with many of his influences such as John Brown’s Body, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Passafire, Rubblebucket, The Aggrolites, Members of Parliament Funkadelic, Timo Shanko (G-Love n Special Sauce), Dana Colley (Morphine), and many more. Outwardly expressing his love for experimental music, Tubby Love is constantly collaborating and combining new flavors with people all over the world in hopes to spread his vibe internationally and intergalactically.

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Murray Kyle

Be inspired by the powerfully tender performance of this esteemed songwriter. Murray Kyle has emerged as a highly respected musician in the Australian roots music scene, and is based in the tiny town of Uki in Northern NSW, a creative epicentre of lush valleys and mountains. His music honours the connection we all share as humanity, carrying a conscious message for these changing times and inspiring joy and positive awareness into the listener. A multi-instrumentalist, Kyle’s song writing inspiration developed as he travelled the world, and added guitar, yidaki, woodwinds and percussion to his trained piano skills. Murray has released his fourth album – Mountain Song. Written, recorded and produced in the lush setting of Uki, this album blends a mystical shamanic sound with devotional soul, a dash of R&B and positive roots vibes. Mastered by Micheal Worthington, Mountain Song takes the listener on a journey into the heart of exist-dance, and is the coming of age of Murray Kyle, igniting his flame within the Australian music industry. Mountain Song is premium Murray Kyle, with soaring vocals and free flowing lyrics to calm this turbulent world. From festival stages to intimate events, Kyle’s music connects and uplifts; his performances are [...]

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Divino & the Maui Ohana Band

Divino is a devotional guitarist playing more than 40 years. He has been a integral part of the Maui Music scene for 35 years. His Tuesday night jams are legendary. He has played with many world class musicians of all genre’s including Willie Nelson and the Planetary Bandits, Kris Kristofferson, Pat Simmons and Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers), Los Lonely Boys, Warren Haynes, (Allman Brothers), Jack Johnson, Randy Travis, Willie K., Merrell Fankhauser, Aeoliah, Human Dee, Molly King, Marty Dread, Fantuzzi, Vince Esquire, Blane Lyon and many more.  Divino’s Allstar’s will feature Divino, Michael Sky, possibly Stephen Roush & more!

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Sugar Kayne

Sugar Kayne brings you her sweet and sensuous sounds, propelling you to the next level with her provocative mystical vocals and tribal beats that send you on a time traveling journey into raw, rapturous regions. Sugar embodies the exotic bohemian, subverting the main stream while she emerges as a cutting edge, innovator in EDM as well as Area51′s visionary art events. She has shared the stage with many great musicians/artists and is a powerful force in the east coast EDM scene. Description of Music: Her roots stem from Rock, Reggae, Blues, Trip-hop and Symphonic music. Organic Soul meets EDM. Website: www.sugarkayne.com Social Media sites Myspace/FB/Twitter etc: https://www.facebook.com/sugarkaynemusic https://www.facebook.com/sugar.kayne https://www.facebook.com/Area51Presents http://www.area51presents.com Discography: Sugars two albums; Sweet (1999) and Vertical Enhancement (2001) continue to enchant and mesmerize audiences around the world. Sugar currently travels around the country performing new songs which will be on her next album. “Jayne Doe,” hit the Atlanta music scene running in the early 90’s releasing two albums on The Hot Hits Label riding the charts with singles,”Blue Lights” coming in at #34 and “Everything Is Music” topping at #17. Both cuts had National Air Play on The Hot Mix Radio Show, syndicated to 138 radio stations. “Jayne” [...]

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Kevin James

Weaving ancient Mantra’s from various traditions with his own chants and Heart Song, Kevin James’ music facilitates a space for us to dissolve the ego, reconnect to the heart and co-create a positive, healing vibration for our self and the world. The intention behind his music is to co-create and reconnect to oneness through singing together. Kevin draws upon influences from traditional Indian Kirtan, Bhajans, Celtic and Sufi chants mixed with western folk sounds and world instruments. HeartSong Chanting circle; We will move through sweet harmonies into ecstatic chanting and deep silence. A free and open space to co-create, dance, sing, pray, express your devotion and reconnect to the heart. www.KevinJamesHeartSongs.com

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Melissa Crabtree with Dayan Kai

Whether guiding a raft through the Grand Canyon on the Colorado River, or writing songs and singing about the majesty of the American West, Melissa Crabtree’s heartfelt love for the natural world transports her listeners to the wild places she knows best. Melissa, you see, lives two lives; one as a wilderness guide and the other as a working musician, and at this intersection of nature and music, she conjures songs—like a contemporary, female Woody Guthrie—that amuse, inspire and entertain. In performance, Crabtree delivers her poignant stories in a distinctly husky alto, with a pleasingly twangy guitar. Her band is top-notch and is as comfortable playing on the back porch as they are on a festival stage. In the last decade, Melissa has played many notable festivals, including the High Sierra Music Festival, Moab Folk Festival, The Kerrville Folk Festival, The Oregon Country Fair, the Taos Solar Music Festival, The Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, The Telluride Bluegrass Festival, and Earth Dance. She has also received songwriting awards at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, The Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, The Tucson Folk Festival and the Kerrville Folk Festival. In 2002 she was among the 10 finalists in the Songwriter’s Showcase at both [...]

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Maui Underground

MAUI UNDERGROUND is continuously creating New Music! Songwritter Greg diPiazza at the helm writing and arranging for an amazing sound. Featuring Master Didgeridoo player ‘Alana Cini!’ MAUI UNDERGROUND can be a Duo, a Trio or a Quartet! No matter what configuration, we are Music! and it never stops! Maui Underground IS Greg diPiazza! Also Solo Artist who performs regularly on Maui. When you add Alana Cini and Greg diPiazza together, We are the Dynamic Duo of Maui Underground! Hypnotic grooves with the electric Didgeridoo! Then when you add Toby Couture and Indio Kualii, We are the One and Only Maui Underground! Hypnotic Acid Jazz Fusion with a touch of Rock n Roll. When Maui Underground is on the road, we are joined by: Brent Lewis on Djembe Deon Estus on Bass Dustin Hengl on Horns

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Temple of Peace SongSeed: A Jubilation in Song with Rev. Kedar

This year Rev. Kedar will bring his Temple of Peace Sunday Celebration to Mystic Island. Sunday 1:30 pm. A sacred circle of devotional singing that awakens the seeds of Peace and Love in the garden of our being, and to each other. It is through chanting, the repeated singing of sacred or meaningful lyrics, to shift from head to heart and feel connected within, and to feel this together in community. This musical celebration combines music, song, chant, spoken word and silence in a way that honors our connected Spirit. PROFESSIONAL/PERSONAL BIO: Rev. Kedar St John is an ordained interfaith minister, a spiritual counselor, quantum healing and energy medicine practitioner, musician, teacher of inspired philosophy and the founder of the Temple of Peace International Spiritual Center in Haiku, Maui. Kedar brings a lifetime of ecstatic chants from various traditions with his devotional songs jubilant spirit and has a talent for turning spaces full of strangers into connected family, by sharing his music, his soothing voice and his playful insight.    www.templeofpeacemaui.com

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David Kai

David Kai is a singer/songwriter currently living in the green hills of Southern Oregon. His life experiences pour powerfully through his music. With the integrity of his lyrics, timbre of his voice, and unique style of guitar playing, David evokes a depth of emotion that reaches the heart.  He has shared his songs in venues along the West Coast, Hawaii, and South America. The message he carries in his music speaks to a place where we can all relate. In his recordings or live performances, whether David is performing solo or backed by the brilliant soundscapes of his accompaniment, his music is sure to bring the listener to a place of inner reflection. David grew up in Southern California where he first started playing music. He comes from a family of musicians. All the women on his mothers side were pianists. His grandfather Ken Gronstal used to play jazz out on the street during the great depression and was able to bring home enough money to feed the family. Just before the war his grandfather was approached by RCA records to sign a record deal as a singer, from the era of Bing Crosby. But as fate would have it, [...]

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Prema Love

Prema Love is a devotional musician of the heart, creator & poet of the soul, a sacred sound & intuitive healer, artist, dancer & inspired lover of Mother earth/God & all organic beauty. She honors all great truths & paths that lead to love. Prema has been singing sacred heart felt sounds since in the womb, & as she blossomed & bloomed into a child. Eternally young in spirit, Prema continues to sing & paint the artwork of her heart, through living breathing music. Deep, soul-full, Inspirational, & positive affirmational music, these songs are uplifting prayers & intentions that are to awaken our hearts to fly free & are vibrations for the healing & happiness of all beings.

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Truth Now

Truth Now is an MC, Writer, Band Leader, Event Producer and Talent Development Specialist from New York. He creates through the arts and direct action. Truth has released three projects independently and is working on several more. Performing at international festivals such as Secret Garden Party (UK) and Cosmic Convergence (Guatemala) Truth embraces the principals of unity, sovereignty, liberty, sustainability, bliss and connection; Avalon is Rising.

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Bee Born

Singer-songwriter’s self-titled debut her first album “Beloved One” in 2011. Her star is ascending as she makes new creative connections, singing a beloved mix of divine soul, hip hop, downtempo afro futuristic beats. guided you through a journey of celestial channels, frequencies and harmonics to fill your cup with the spiritual soup, you’ll find nourishment in the truth behind all that is sung and brought forth in this musica!! Blending a fusion of world instruments N’goni, Jaw harp, drums, guitar and beat boxing with multiple vocal harmonies voice live touch live looping and keyboard synths to create quite the indigital experience.. May you listen and fully feel the love of the divine shakti goddess presence!

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Sea Star

The sound of Heaven meeting Earth is what Sea Star brings to the stage. Hailing from an east coast ghetto, she is a walking example of transformation, carrying music that reflects the journey between dark and light. Her dynamic and genre-escaping expression is the result of lifelong musical exploration, utilizing an array of string instruments in various tunings (guitar, harp, mandola), soul-enchanting poetry, and soaring vocals. Committed to offering back to the world the liberation she has found, Sea Star’s sound is one to wake up inside of, tumbling the listeners in an ocean of remembrance, burning up blockage with ignited soul-fire. Quickly gaining recognition anywhere she goes, this sonic ceremony is not one to be missed.

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Alexa Sunshine Rose

Think: Kate Wolf on Kirtan…” -Marcia Macomber Millman Raised in a small town between the mountains, forest and ocean, Alexa Sunshine Rose has drawn her creative inspiration from the beauty of the earth and from her spiritual experiences. Her songs are born of a prayer for peace to reign on earth, for love to heal the pain, for beauty and grace to dissolve all illusions. After witnessing the transformative power of music in a healing ceremony, Alexa asked for music to come through her, to assist in the healing of the earth and all beings. She began to receive songs the next day. Two years later, with the help of a gracious donor, Alexa was able to record her first full-length CD, “Roses”. (Listen here) Alexa brings deep, prayerful intent with her into performances, creating a safe, transformational space for audience members to remember their hearts. Smooth and melodic, rich and meditative, her music speaks to the peace within our centers; the peace which cannot be affected by any outside circumstance. Her songs weave a strong yet delicate nest of prayer, supporting true remembrance of this peace in all who hear them. Alexa brings deep, prayerful intent with her into [...]

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Cosmic Tickles

The Cosmic Tickles have come from a mysterious placeless place in the cosmos.  These musical vibrations are originally composed by Phil (the Mother/Father/Midwife of Mystic Garden/Island)  with a rather spontaneously assembled  talented crew of musical pioneers which have included many including those in the picture above (Maesyn, SaraTone, Kit, Matteus, Stu and Phil). Together an evolving cast of musical songsters (which could be considered as crazy-wisdom cosmic comedic sometimes shamanic rebels) endeavor to tickle your soul while creating a vibrational atmosphere of soulful rhythms and uplifting Namaste Vibes! If you think thatʻs a run-one sentence wait until you hear & feel the music!

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Ma’Blissa & Spirit Tribe

Malka Mblissa, a.k.a. Melissa Verbena, is a Maui-based singer/songwriter of high-vibe spirit rock who invites you to open up your heart and sing along. A nectar collector and purveyor of jewel songs by the super talented family of Rainbow, festival, ceremonial and healing gathering musicians of the West Coast, Hawaii & beyond. Summer 2011, Malka Mblissa brings you her latest collaboration, Spirit Tribe, featuring lead guitarist extraordinaire Stephen Eberle (from the Freedom Tribe) & the ever-groovin’ Peter Priore on bass, plus special guests TBA. A rockin’ jam band!

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