Lunar Fire takes live music to new realms of experimental improvisation and spectacular theatrics. Lunar Fire is a dance party with high energy music and amazing visuals. Lunar Fire is booty shaking, earth quaking, tribal gypsy hop. The Lunar Fire MUSICIANS blaze into the night with multi-lingual spoken word and rap, elements of hip hop and disco, trance guitar, bass funk and massive tribal percussion. The Lunar Fire DANCERS ignite a frenzy combining fresh innovative dance moves with spectacular props, all original costuming by designer Akayate of Root Structure, striking black light effects and projections. Experience inspiring luminescent dance theater by the artists of epic rock band Kan’Nal.
“Sexy, superb and scintillating… an energetic symphony.”
Kaewyn, Eclectic Groove Therapy, Herbs & Arts
The bands unique sound and mass appeal have earned them international acclaim. Over 100 appearances in 3 countries including High Sierra Music Festival, Dreamtime Festival, 3Sided Whole and Burning Man have earned them an underground following across western United States, Mexico and Central America. On tour they have shared the bill with acts such as Michael Franti, Les Claypool, Gabby LaLa, members of the String Cheese Incident and Hamsa Lila. On stage they have performed with world renowned dancer Sage, DJ Arjun, Fantuzzi, Xander Green, Jamie Janover of ZILLA and Michael Travis of String Cheese.
The visionaries who sculpt chaos into dance grooves with an eclectic world sound are Gilly Gonzalez on hand drums and kit, Tierro on guitars, Rodolfo Escobar III on bass, Mateo on cajón and sound engineering, Lisa Wimberger on congas and African drums, Teresita (T-Rx) on the mic and adding movement with dancer designer Akayate of Kan’Nal, Tiffany of Artsmyths, MaQi of Maqi Healing Arts and Katchi of Kataliktic Inc. Lunar Fire regularly features special guests Precious Hill on vocals, LYNX on bbox and rhymes, Aaron Jerad and Brock Roser on didgeridoo with percussion, Videoliscious live video projections, Bhavani, Sage of Sangre del Sol, Forest with Liquid Fire Mantra, Instruments of the Now, Cosmic Fire and Blue Monkey Theatre. Lunar Fire always collaborates with local musicians and dance troupes as they travel the world.
In 2008 the band looks forward to a U.S. summer tour highlighted by outdoor festival dates and Lunar Fire’s first Faerieworlds appearance. This spectacular musical theatrical event is destined to transform the hearts of dance and music lovers worldwide.
“Ceremonial theater, fire dancing, heavy booty shaking grooves, improv jams, multi-lingual lyrics, there is no end to the fun!”
Dreamtime Festival Performance Director, www.dreamthefuture.org
Full fire shows upon request