Who: SHAKURA S'AIDA with special guest HARRISON KENNEDY
What: Passionate, powerful blues presented with rock and roll flair
Why: Canada's international blues star launches her new CD
When: Wed. April 14NOTE: Early show (7 PM-11 PM)
Where: Revival (783 College St., Toronto)
Tickets: $22.50 in advance at TicketPro:www.ticketpro.ca (toll free 888-655-9090)- $28.00 in advance at door.
Toronto's Shakura S'Aida returns from her second tour in Europe this year - interrupted by a date at a blues festival in the U.S. Virgin Islands - to launch her new CD in her home town.
The CD, Brown Sugar, has already been released in Europe and several other foreign markets, but its North American release is set for April 13, the day before a gala event at Toronto's Revival Nightclub on Wednesday April 14.
Brown Sugar is released world-wide by the German-based label Ruf Records, and distributed in Canada by Allegro Media.Opening the April 14 event will be Hamilton-based Harrison Kennedy, who records for the ElectroFi label based in Toronto.