The Kasimu-tet: Nina & Gil

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Jack's Joint Musiques at O'Connell's , 4652 Shaw Ave , St. Louis

Save the date for this one! 🙌🏾

The Kasimu-tet along with two of St. Louis' premier wordsmiths, Zaire Imani and Veto Lamar Money aka Blvck Spvde, bring you a night exploring the genius of Nina Simone and Gil Scott Heron, taking place in one of STLs newest music spots, Jack's Joint: Musiques at O'Connell's! This place will quickly become a top room in town to hear a variety of great music.

This is the first of three Fridays in February that I'll produce, each with their own unique vibe. Thanks to John Parker for helping make this happen 🙌🏾


The Kasimu-tet: The Sounds of Gaslight Square

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Jack's Joint: Musiques at O'Connell's , 4652 Shaw Ave , Saint Louis

Kasimu Taylor brings his band to Jack's Joint for part II of his series at the venue. This night he evokes the sounds that were in and around Gaslight Square which is where O'Connell's Pub got its start! On this night we celebrate the sounds and style of Gaslight Square, the iconic St. Louis entertainment district of the 50s and 60s.The sounds & style were represented by acts like Miles Davis, Shirley Horn, Jeannie Trevor, Quartette Trés Bien, Bob Dylan and many more. There's a lot to pull from from this era, let's see what happens!


Kasimu Taylor's Howard Street pays tribute to the unique soul, funk, & r&b sounds of the Legendary Earth, Wind, and Fire! Among one of the best-selling bands of all time, Earth, Wind, and Fire have won 7 Grammys and are a powerful influence in the genres of soul, funk, and R&B. Doors open 6:30 Show starts at 7 PM.