Burnt Sugar Arkestra. Photos by Shane Nelson

Our Wicked Lady’s History & Covid Policy

This huge, once empty Bushwick warehouse was transformed into Our Wicked Lady (OWL) in 2015. With a spacious open-air in the warmer months and fully winterized in the colder months rooftop terrace and bar; plus rehearsal spaces and artist studios below, OWL is truly a gathering place for Brooklyn’s artist community. OWL would like you
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Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Camber: Angels Over Okanda

Angels Over Oakanda Debuts.

This Fall, Burnt Sugar The Arkestra Chamber debuts Angels Over Oakanda, a four-song suite which is the group’s first new studio-generated album of original material since 2017’s All You Zombies Dig The Luminosity. The album is being released on CD and as a digital download by Avant Groidd Musica September 23, 2021 with a 12” vinyl release to follow in 2022.

Burnt Sugar Arkestra. Photos by Shane Nelson

While We Are Still Here…

Burnt Sugar is honored to be a part of “The 5th Annual Sugar Hill Music Festival” (In Tribute to the Mizell Brothers and Gil Scott-Heron) presented by “While We Are Still Here” . Sat, Sep 25, 2021, 2:00 PM EDT. Sugar Hill Luminaries LawnHighbridge Park 155th Street and Edgecombe Avenue Harlem, NY 10032 While We Are Still
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Burnt Sugar Arkestra. Photos by Shane Nelson

B.S.A.C. returns to R.A.W. with special guests … The Veldt !

We’re happily heading back to one of our favorite venues in the whole wide world Real Art Ways with a very, very special guest … Raleigh N.C.’s The Veldt!Real Art Ways, in Hartford CT.Sunday, September 26, 2021 at 2pm.Website Daniel and Danny Chavis lifted their band’s name from a Ray Bradbury science fiction story. Their
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Burnt Sugar Arkestra. Photos by Shane Nelson

More on NOIR BIZARRE & The Imploding Black Inevitable

NOIR BIZARRE is the lifestyle brainchild of Daniel Chavis of the co-led with his brother Danny Chavis world famous The Veldt. The Imploding Inevitable is the start-up event to announce a full-blown NOIR BIZARRE festival in 2020. The Imploding Black Inevitable, along with evening performances by The Veldt (11pm), BSAC (10pm) and Last of the
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Burnt Sugar celebrates the opening of The Obama Portrait Exhibit at Brooklyn Museum

Obama Presidential Portrait Celebration & Exhibit Need to Knows

On Saturday, August 28th, 2021 BSAC’s “SUMMERY CARAMELIZED COMEBACK continues with two new conductions celebrating the Obama Presidential Portraits’ debut at the Brooklyn Museum. Our Obama-inspired conductions commence at 4pm & 5:30pm in the Biergarten, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden. In between our conductions Kyle Carrero Lopez, Nkosi Nkululeko and celeste doaks, presented in partnership with Cave
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Burnt Sugar Arkestra. Photos by Shane Nelson

Early Titles on Bandcamp

Folks, as it’s been awhile since you’ve heard from us, the BSAC Crew & Family hope this finds you and yours well and thriving, in spite of it all. With the one-year anniversary of our last live performance (at Harlem’s World Famous Apollo Theater) just passing, and with no live dates on the horizon, we’d
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flyer announcing Burnt Sugar in The Sonic Vault

Sonic Vault: Burnt Sugar’s Open Rehearsal in the 9th Ward

Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber would like to thank Steve Baczkowski, Ed Cardoni, HALLWALLS Contemporary Art Center & The .9Mile Collaborative for presenting Nicole Mitchell, Mazz Swift, Charles Gayle, Henry Grimes and The Brotzmann/Parker/Drake Trio’s 2020 commissioned & archival digital performances for their “Sonic Vault” Series. We are thrilled to be included amongst this cadre
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