Authentically broke-down blues & dance/contest party when Mississippi meets Harlem, a fundraiser, Monday, June 25, at 6:30pm in Harlem. LIVE BAND: former DeFunkt members – guitarist, Kelvyn Bell and bass guitarist, Melvin Gibbs; Living Colour percussionist Will Calhoun; saxophonist /harmonica Vincent Henry, and vocalist Monica Hope. In the Bridge Room at Dinosaur Barbeque Restaurant 700 W. 125 Street, Danny Glover, singer Cassandra Wilson, astrophysicist and saxophonist, Stephon Alexander; Miles

Davis biographer & performance poet Quincy Troupe; The Wiz, choreographer George Faison also scheduled to appear. Benefits The Gloster Project Summer Arts Camp for Kids in Rural Mississippi. $100 donation per person and includes food. Cash Bar. Tickets at www.theglosterproject.org; Tel: 212 749 7771; Email: theglosterproject@gmail.org