La Diaspora Festival - Kickoff Showcase

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Accion Latina, 2751 Mission Street, San Francisco

La Diaspora Festival - Kickoff Showcase @ Accion Latina (2751 Mission Street, San Francisco) 6:00-9:00pm $10-$15 Sliding scale -FACEBOOK EVENT- https://www.facebook.com/events/343104223289164/

featuring live performances by: LA GENTE SF https://lagentemusicsf.com/ Banda Sin Nombre http://bandasinnombre.com/ Benny Baker Andreina Maldonado

La Diaspora Festival is an International Cultural Festival, taking 20 artists from the Bay Area to Puebla, Mexico in November/December of 2019. This is a community driven project and we want to start this amazing journey as a big familia.

We will be showcasing the work of some of the artists who are coming to Mexico in November/December of this year to honor the journey of our ancestors and create cultural bridges with our roots.

Sliding scale 10-15 dls. No one turned away for lack of funds.

All the proceeds will support us with our goal of fundraising 15K dollars for travel expenses. We are putting in all the work and you can empower this vision!!

Thank you so much for supporting this inspiring project!! Help us share and invite people.

-FACEBOOK PAGE- https://www.facebook.com/ladiasporafest/ -INSTAGRAM- https://www.instagram.com/ladiasporafest/?hl=en

10th Annual Rivertown Revival Festival

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David Yearsley River Heritage Center, 100 E D Street, Petaluma

Saturday July 20th Rivertown Revival Festival (100 E D Street, Petaluma)

-FACEBOOK EVENT- https://www.facebook.com/events/355079661748988/ -Rivertown Revival Website- https://www.rivertownrevival.com/

Featuring: Ben Morrison, The Crux, LA GENTE SF, Snaps For Sinners, Pistoleros Famosos, Intuitive Compass, Late For The Train, Miss Moonshine, Maita, Gentleman Soldiers, Timothy O'Neil Band, Burnside, Bloomfield Bluegrass Band, The Billy Holiday Project and more!

Come Down to the River to Play!

Renew your spirit with music, art, nature, and community at Rivertown Revival‘s 10th anniversary! We will have a super-sized Revival this year, along with some of the finest local music, art, food, over-sized play structures, smiling reptiles, mustached children, golden beards, floating furniture, and other unique curiosities and curiodities.

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series

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Persimmon Place , 5200 Dublin Blvd, Dublin

Persimmon Place Presents: Sounds Like Summer Concert Series Wednesday July 24th LA GENTE feat Versoul 6:00-8:00pm, FREE!

-FACEBOOK EVENT- https://www.facebook.com/events/414768289113777/?event_time_id=414768292447110

LA GENTE SF will be performing a free show at Persimmon Place in Dublin as part of the Sound Like Summer Concert Series. We are blessed to be joined by special guest: Versoul!

-Versoul- https://www.versoulmusic.com/

LA GENTE SF live @ People in Plazas

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Second Street Plaza, 303 Second St., San Francisco

For decades the People In Plazas Music Series The series has grown to produces 120 + free performances at lunchtime in public plazas Monday through Friday in July, August and September. The program reaches an audience of more than 30,000 annually. In addition they have produced community gatherings including movie nights, poetry readings, artisan fairs and other events that encourage community use of public spaces.

Our mission is to encourage visitors, residents and workers to use our outdoor public spaces. We strive to make these spaces "everyone's neighborhood". We do this by producing free events in public spaces that are often underused.

LA GENTE SF are honored to return to this Music series for the fourth time to bring our music and message directly to the people in the streets of our hometown.

-PEOPLE IN PLAZAS WEBSITE- http://www.peopleinplazas.org/

Rafael Sarria & LA GENTE SF: Rincon Del Arte Nuevo (Madrid)

El Rincon Del Arte Nuevo , Calle Segovia 17, Madrid

Sabado 2 de Agosto Rafael Bustamante Sarria y LA GENTE SF En vivo en El Rincon Del Arte Nuevo (Calle Segovia 17, Madrid España 21:30, Gratis!

-RAFA Y LA GENTE SF- https://lagentemusicsf.com/ -RINCON DEL ARTE NUEVO- http://www.elrincondelartenuevo.com/#!informacion

El Sábado 1 de agosto, Rafael Bustamante Sarria y LA GENTE SF regresan a Madrid para su primer concierto en España en 23,039,389 años. Desde San Francisco, California, Rafa traerá su mezcla única de Cumbia, Reggae, Salsa, Hip-Hop, Reggaeton y más a El Rincon Del Arte Nuevo. Este será un espectáculo gratuito y la primera fecha de una gira europea de un mes. Este concierto no tiene entrada y también puede incluir algunos invitados especiales. Nos vemos en Madrid!!

Saturday August 1st Rafael Bustamante Sarria & LA GENTE SF return to Madrid for their first concert in Spain in 23,039,389 years! All the way from San Francisco California, Rafa will be brining his own unique fusion of Cumbia, Reggae, Salsa & Hip-Hop back to El Rincon Del Arte Nuevo. This free show will be the first in a month long European tour and may feature some special guests. Nos vemos en Madrid.

ARTE Y TAPAS Barcelona: La GENTE SF, Lovage Cooking + Joshua Coffy

Barcelona, Alella

Saturday August 3rd ARTE Y TAPAS Alella, Barcelona, España

Music: LA GENTE SF https://lagentemusicsf.com/ Food: Lovage Cooking https://lovagecooking.com/ Art Exhibition: Joshua Coffy https://undersong.com/

-FACEBOOK EVENT- https://www.facebook.com/events/454075568757219/

ARTE Y TAPAS debuts in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday August 3rd! Join us for an intimate evening of Live sets by La Gente SF, Tapas by Jessica Anne Hendrick of LOVAGE Cooking, Visual Art by Joshua Coffy!

LIVE MUSIC: LA GENTE SF has created a unique blend of World Music, Cumbia, Reggae, Salsa, Hip-Hop & Reggaeton, fusing together rhythms and cultural influences from all over the Caribbean with a distinct Bay Area flavor and style.

FOOD: Tapas by LOVAGE will highlight the Pacifico: Wild Rice Croquettes, Mole Oaxaqueño, Rancho Gordo Midnight Black Beans, Pacific chocolate, coffee, cheese and honey.

VISUAL ART: The evening will feature a small format traveling exhibit of custom prints showcasing original artworks of California artist Joshua Coffy!

Sliding scale donation 5-50€ | Limited seating, advance reservations required: please contact ARTEyTAPAS@gmail.com for a reservation!

Join us for our 8th year of international live musical performance events featuring visual artworks and delicious food!!!

ARTE Y TAPAS Thessaly Greece: La GENTE SF, Lovage, Joshua Coffy

Thessaly Greece, Pteleous

Friday August 23rd ARTE Y TAPAS Pteleos, Thessaly, Greece

Music: LA GENTE SF https://lagentemusicsf.com/ Food: Lovage Cooking https://lovagecooking.com/ Art Exhibition: Joshua Coffy https://undersong.com/ -FACEBOOK EVENT- https://www.facebook.com/events/397944534153992/

ARTE Y TAPAS debuts in Pteleous, (Thessaly) Greece on Friday August 23rd!Join us for an intimate evening of Live sets by La Gente SF, Tapas by Jessica Anne Hendrick of LOVAGE Cooking, Visual Art by Joshua Coffy!

LIVE MUSIC: LA GENTE SF has created a unique blend of World Music, Cumbia, Reggae, Salsa, Hip-Hop & Reggaeton, fusing together rhythms and cultural influences from all over the Caribbean with a distinct Bay Area flavor and style.

FOOD: Tapas by LOVAGE will highlight the local cheeses, honey, and Mediterranean vegetables from the local farmer's market as well as grown in the onsite herb and nightshade garden.

VISUAL ART: The evening will feature a small format traveling exhibit of custom prints showcasing original artworks of California artist Joshua Coffy!

Sliding scale donation 5-50€ | Limited seating, advance reservations required: please contact ARTEyTAPAS@gmail.com for a reservation!

Join us for our 8th year of international live musical performance events featuring visual artworks and delicious food!!!

LA GENTE SF acoustic @ Mission Community Market

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Mission Community Market, 84 Bartlett St, San Francisco

Mission Community Market 4:00-6:00 LA GENTE SF solo acoustic show FREE!

Mission Community Market returns for the 2019 season. Join your favorite farmers market sellers and the Mission community for a fun evening of good food, free family activities, live music, and more. Catch singer Songwriter Rafael Bustamante Sarria, leader of LA GENTE SF performing a mix of brand new original materiel, obscure covers and a few LA GENTE SF classics.

-MCM- http://missioncommunitymarket.org/

LA GENTE SF live @ People in Plazas

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Mechanics Momument Plaza, 425 Market St, San Francisco

For decades the People In Plazas Music Series The series has grown to produces 120 + free performances at lunchtime in public plazas Monday through Friday in July, August and September. The program reaches an audience of more than 30,000 annually. In addition they have produced community gatherings including movie nights, poetry readings, artisan fairs and other events that encourage community use of public spaces.

Our mission is to encourage visitors, residents and workers to use our outdoor public spaces. We strive to make these spaces "everyone's neighborhood". We do this by producing free events in public spaces that are often underused.

LA GENTE SF are honored to return to this Music series for the fourth time to bring our music and message directly to the people in the streets of our hometown.

-PEOPLE IN PLAZAS WEBSITE- http://www.peopleinplazas.org/

LA GENTE SF Return from Europe Show @ Elbo Room

Elbo Room Jack London, 311 Broadway, San Francisco

Saturday September 21st LA GENTE SF Return from Europe Show + Special Guests Taller Bombalele Elbo Room Jack London, 311 Broadway $15, 9:00pm

-LA GENTE SF WEBSITE- https://lagentemusicsf.com/ -Taller Bombalele- https://www.tallerbombalele.com/ -ELBO ROOM- https://www.elbo.com/

LA GENTE SF is leaving for a month long tour Europe including stops in Madrid, Barcelona and Greece. This will be the group's first performance back in the Divided States of America featuring our brand new lineup, new material and is also the official birthday celebration of lead singer Rafael Bustamante Sarria. We will be joined by the soulful, ecstatic, fierce, Afro-Puertorican music and dance of Taller Bombalele. There will definitely be some epic Taller/Gente Collaborations! ¡Que Viva Elbo Room Oakland!