Sinking City Selects: The Night Janitor

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Super groovy tunes spanning from 60’s psychedelic to reggae to classic hip-hop, jazz, soul, electro-funk, and bizarro country.

Also known as Yanni Thunders, The Night Janitor  was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana and moved to New Orleans on January 1st, 2002 to pursue a life in music. He studied Cuban percussion and has played congas and bongos in many of the finest latin bands in New Orleans including Otra, Fredy Omar Con Su Banda, Muevelo, Vivaz!, Moyuba, The Iguanas (with whom he toured the country) and Indian musician Aashish Khan. As a studio percussionist he recorded on dozens of albums made by producer Mark Bingham at Piety Street Studios with artists such as Marianne Faithful, Alex McMurray, The Happy Talk Band, Cassandra Wilson, and many others.


Details

  • 6PM–Tuesday, October 16
  • Doors at 6pm
  • Free and open to the public

Super groovy tunes spanning from 60’s psychedelic to reggae to classic hip-hop, jazz, soul, electro-funk, and bizarro country.

Also known as Yanni Thunders, The Night Janitor  was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana and moved to New Orleans on January 1st, 2002 to pursue a life in music. He studied Cuban percussion and has played congas and bongos in many of the finest latin bands in New Orleans including Otra, Fredy Omar Con Su Banda, Muevelo, Vivaz!, Moyuba, The Iguanas (with whom he toured the country) and Indian musician Aashish Khan. As a studio percussionist he recorded on dozens of albums made by producer Mark Bingham at Piety Street Studios with artists such as Marianne Faithful, Alex McMurray, The Happy Talk Band, Cassandra Wilson, and many others.

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