PROVIDENCE! Join Alexus Lee for an unforgettable night of music at Askew on Friday August 2nd. Opening the show at 9:30pm is local artist Joe Bruce performing music from his recently released project “Clementine.” “Music has never left me. Words have never left me . These songs I leave for you have always been here and have always been your’s. I only wish to connect, raise vibrations, and repeat . though to be exact I am without desire.”
At 10:30pm Alexus Lee graces the stage with her band to perform fan favorites such as Whiskey, Fade, Even Though, and new unreleased material off her upcoming project. Alexus Lee captivates audiences by combining Jazz and Soul influences into a masterful blend of heartfelt original music with stories of love, loss, and overcoming.
Alexus Lee - Keys/Vocals
Kevin Scollins - Guitar
Zachary Z-string Rochester - Bass
Ephraim Bostic - Drums
9:00pm Doors. $5 Cover Charge
PROVIDENCE! This is a night you don’t want to miss! Join Alexus Lee on AS200’s main stage for an energetic and unforgettable night of original music by three dynamic up-and-coming performers.
First Act – Belu Olisa - 9:30pm
Belu Olisa is a poet and musician who combines her love for words with her love for sound. Classically trained in Opera music, she’s found herself exploring and studying experimental, improve, and jazz in college. Inspired by world traditions and radical thinkers like Alice Coltrane, Belu Olisa seeks to infuse her music with a certain spirituality, one she hopes will dissolve divisions and incite positive change.
Second Act – Quarter Water - 10:15pm
Hip-hop/ Neo soul Band based in NYC fronted by rapper Googie. Quarter Water combines raw and eccentric lyricism with improvisational and textural grooves to create a sound that draws from a breadth of jazz and hip hop influences but is truly their own. Performing originals from their debut EP “Flavors”
Headliner – Alexus Lee - 11pm
Sultry singer-songwriter and keys player, Alexus Lee captivates audiences by combining Jazz and Soul influences into a masterful blend of heartfelt original music with stories of love, loss, and overcoming. Performing her popular original songs such as Whiskey, Fade, and Even Though as well as brand new unreleased material off her upcoming project.
9pm Doors. $5 Cover Charge
Join Alexus Lee as she opens up for Siobhan on her “Songs About Boys” Tour. Alexus Lee and her full band will be playing from 8:30pm-9pm, a set including her popular originals such as ‘Whiskey” ‘Fade” and "‘Even Though'‘ as well as brand new material from her upcoming project. $7 cover charge. Doors open at 8pm
Alexus Lee will be performing at this year’s Rose Island Lighthouse Fundraiser at the Newport Shipyard from 5pm-8pm joined by Odaine Williams on Keys.
Join Alexus Lee outside in the beautiful courtyard of CAV Restaurant for their first Summer Art Show! Peruse the art, shop for yourself and friends, enjoy delicious cocktails and food, while Alexus sets the tone from 3-6pm, backed by Kevin Scollins on guitar.