Blues Alley
Blues Alley


Wed Oct 23

Pedrito Martinez

Wed, October 23
8PM / $35
Get Tickets
Blues Alley

1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20007

Pedrito Martinez

Pedro "Pedrito" Martinez, from Havana, on percussion and vocals; percussionist, Jhair Sala, from Lima, Peru; electric bassist, Alvaro Benavides, from Caracas, Venezuela, and Edgar Pantoja-Aleman, from Santiago de Cuba

“Since arriving in the United States at the end of the 1990s, the Cuban percussionist Pedro Martinez has been all over the place, putting rumba and guaguancó into the weave of all kinds of groups. But when his drums, singing and writing are the focus – as is the case in his new band, which plays complex, blenderized Africa-to-the-New-World funk – he’s an incomparable performer.”
Ben Ratliff, New York Times June 25, 2010

Pedrito's group has a completely new and absolutely brilliant approach to timba! It's like a timba conjunto - congas, bongó, piano, bass…

Visit Website
Watch Video

Wed, October 23

8PM / $35
Get Tickets

*Please note:
1. Final sale, no refunds, not transferable.
2. $12 food/beverage minimum per person not included in ticket price.
3. Seating first come at the door. Doors open at the earliest of 6 PM & 9:45 PM respectively.
4. Photography or Recording of any kind is prohibited during the performance.
5. Keep conversation to a minimum during the performance.

Upcoming Events

Sun, October 20, 8:00 PM

Najee

Get Tickets →

Sun, October 20, 10:00 PM

Najee

Get Tickets →

Mon, October 21, 8:00 PM

Dave Kline Band "Celebrates Jimi Hendrix"

Get Tickets →

Mon, October 21, 10:00 PM

Dave Kline Band "Celebrates Jimi Hendrix"

Get Tickets →

Tue, October 22, 8:00 PM

Quiana Lynell

Get Tickets →

Tue, October 22, 10:00 PM

Quiana Lynell

Get Tickets →

Wed, October 23, 10:00 PM

Pedrito Martinez

Get Tickets →

Thu, October 24, 8:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Thu, October 24, 10:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Fri, October 25, 8:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Fri, October 25, 10:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Sat, October 26, 8:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Sat, October 26, 10:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Sun, October 27, 8:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Sun, October 27, 10:00 PM

Jonathan Butler

Get Tickets →

Mon, October 28, 8:00 PM

Feedel Band

Get Tickets →

Mon, October 28, 10:00 PM

Feedel Band

Get Tickets →

Tue, October 29, 8:00 PM

Richie Goods "The Goods Project"

Get Tickets →

Tue, October 29, 10:00 PM

Richie Goods "The Goods Project"

Get Tickets →

Wed, October 30, 8:00 PM

Bob Israel & Eddie Czerwinski's "Roots & Blues"

Get Tickets →

Wed, October 30, 10:00 PM

Bob Israel & Eddie Czerwinski's "Roots & Blues"

Get Tickets →

Thu, October 31, 8:00 PM

CLOSED

Get Tickets →

Fri, November 1, 8:00 PM

Rene Marie

Get Tickets →

Fri, November 1, 10:00 PM

Rene Marie

Get Tickets →

Sat, November 2, 8:00 PM

Rene Marie

Get Tickets →

Sat, November 2, 10:00 PM

Rene Marie

Get Tickets →

Sun, November 3, 8:00 PM

Rene Marie

Get Tickets →

Sun, November 3, 10:00 PM

Rene Marie

Get Tickets →

Mon, November 4, 8:00 PM

Dave Chappell & Friends

Get Tickets →

Mon, November 4, 10:00 PM

Dave Chappell & Friends

Get Tickets →

Tue, November 5, 8:00 PM

Graeme James

Get Tickets →