Aha Benefit Rwanda (World Music Night)

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Every 2nd Sunday at Sahara Lounge you can expect to hear a sampling of music from around the world. On Sunday March 13th, come out and enjoy African styled drinks, live music and authenic East Austin vibes, while donating to a good cause! We will be asking a suggested donation of $10 at the door. Food vendors and arts vendors will be on site.

4:30-5 Trench Coat (Alt R&B/Soul)
5:30-6:45 Fully Functional (reggae)
7:15-8:30 TBA
9-10:15 Executive Steel Band (Caribbean)
10:45-12 Duck Dive (reggae)

The cause:
*Aspen Heights Awake is a human development initiative which aims to inspire individuals and equip them to Awaken their greatest potential. We strive to be Awake to the needs of local and global communities and inspired to take Action. We work to Engage others to do the same. This year, we will be visiting Rwanda to provide humanitarian relief through educational training, housing scholarships, and the provision of start-up capital to students at a business incubator. We will be choosing 2 students for summer internships at our corporate office and offering housing scholarships to the students that plan to study in the US. http://www.ahawake.org/global

The performers:
*Trench Coat is an Austin-based producer and singer/songwriter. Always creating, she always has new music on the way. https://www.facebook.com/trenchcoat444/?fref=ts and https://soundcloud.com/trench-coat

*Fully Functional is a laid back party band that plays reggae rock covers for private events, clubs, festivals, and receptions.
check https://soundcloud.com/jim-daniels-544005371
and https://soundcloud.com/jim-daniels-544005371

*Executive Steel Band (ESB) plays all types of music on steel drums: Blues, Reggae, Calypso, Samba, Funk, Soca..., Happy Music! ESB encourages audience participation and is glad to officiate a fun fun fun Limbo contest for the kids -- young and older. The band is known for its original Caribbean styling of steelpan, percussions, and bass guitar, with smooth vocal sounds, made famous in New Orleans. Watch LIVE: http://livestream.com/musicmadnessatx/ls15
http://www.executivesteelband.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Executive-steel-band/119377294889249

*Duck Dive is a Reggae/Surf/Rock Cover Band formed in Austin TX, Representing the 3rd Coast, Love and Relaxation!!!!
http://www.reverbnation.com/duckdive8
https://www.facebook.com/Duck-Dive-1408185099463708/?fref=ts

Participating vendors:
1) Jewelry and Art from Ukrainian artists -- hand-painted jewelry, hand-painted ginger bread cookies, jewelry made with natural stones and beads, embroidery. https://www.facebook.com/UkrainianJewelry/ and
https://www.facebook.com/Handmade-by-Marianna-Zbanok-957604034257816/
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