“The group’s songs are musical snowballs, opening as minimalist skeletons – a buoyant bass line or a lone, repeated guitar chord – before picking up keyboards and various percussive elements. Gathering momentum, the songs thunder to a hip-shaking climax." - CHICAGO TRIBUNE

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DSC_0104.jpg Snowbird (Photographer: John Collins), 2012
kevin1.jpg From the Road Across the U.S., 2012
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  1. WorldFusionRadio.com
    WorldFusionRadio.com: #NowPlaying Chicago Afrobeat Project - Jekajo on Global Chillout - http://t.co/XKEyynFnt1

  2. LAOLU SENBANJO
    LAOLU SENBANJO: Laolu & the Afromysterics OPENING for Tony Allen & Chicago Afrobeat Project http://t.co/AG111M52yO

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    AfroDreamFest: Laolu & The Afromysterics OPENING for TONY ALLEN & CHICAGO AFROBEAT PROJECT http://t.co/pQtTwhjB4B

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    Morven Campbell: Tony Allen Live In NYC w/ Chicago Afrobeat Project http://t.co/uIkxtJ8VHd

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    okayafrica: Legendary drummer @T_Allenafrobeat is playing live in NYC this month w @ChicagoAfrobeat: http://t.co/D8FaFJmfBn @SOBs http://t.co/us9RiTnEZc

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Playing a show in Chicago, IL at 10:00 PM today at Double Door http://artistdata.com/a/h5we

12 likes, 1 comments3 days ago

Playing a show in Minneapolis, MN at 8:30 PM today at Cabooze http://artistdata.com/a/h5bt

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Just in case you haven’t heard, there’s a little tour about to happen.

http://livemusicnewsandreview.com/afrobeat-legend-tony-allen-chicago-afrobeat-project/

68 likes, 3 comments6 days ago

New show announced in Ithaca, NY at The Haunt on September 11, 2014 http://artistdata.com/a/h3fb

3 likes, 0 comments2 weeks ago

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