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Rubi Ate The Fig

June 25 7:00 pm PDT

Main Stage

Doors Open: 6:30 pm


Rubi Ate the Fig is an American Rock Band infused with Middle-Eastern color and groove. Featuring Master musicians from both genres, Rubi Ate The Fig tells the story of the desert and with mystical lyrics and exotic sets, transports the listener to another world.

“Led Zeppelin and Mahavishnu riding through the Desert – stopping to have Tea with Grace Slick.”

Songwriter, Vocalist, and Guitarist, Sharón Eliashar was born in Jerusalem and raised in the California desert. Sharón studied classical composition, and Middle-Eastern Percussion and incorporates her study of Middle Eastern rhythms into her western songwriting, writing songs with fluid time changes and a Middle-Eastern groove. Sharón has spent much time with the Bedouins of the Sinai Desert, a profound source of inspiration for her music and evocative lyrics.

Ali Paris, Qanun, is from Palestine, and captivates audiences worldwide with his unique fusion of Middle Eastern and Western music styles highlighted by both technical skill and emotional expression. He is a virtuoso of the Qanun, a rare Middle-Eastern 76-string plucked zither that dates back to the 14th century.

Danny Montgomery, Drums, is a San Francisco native, living in Spain and working most of the year in Europe. He studied orchestral percussion and composition at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and has recorded and performed with Percy Sledge, Ray Charles, Billy Paul, Mose Allison, Taj Mahal, Jack Sheldon, Johnette Napolitano and Jerry Harrison.

Kenny Blye, Electric Bass, is a uniquely creative and highly melodic bass player, having studied with the great Motown Jamie Jamerson. Kenny has toured extensively with theatre productions such as road Grease and Godspell, and has played with Fabian, Nancy Nevins, Sweetwater, King Curtis and many others.

Luke Notary, Middle-Eastern percussion, a Los Angeles musician has played around the world with Cirque du Soleil’s “Varekai”, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre and David Parsons Dance Company.

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Ages: 21 and up


June 25
7:00 pm PDT


Hotel Cafe
1623 N Cahuenga Blvd
Los Angeles, 90028 United States
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Door Time
6:30 pm