LIVE AT THE BELLY UP: Nahko And Medicine For The People
Airs Friday, June 28, 2019 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV + Monday, July 1 at 10 p.m. on KPBS 2
Season 4 of LIVE AT THE BELLY UP features all the excitement of sold-out live concerts from the comfort of your own home.
Episodes by Ziggy Marley, Matisyahu, Anderson East, Johnny Clegg, Yonder Mountain String Band and Nahko and Medicine for the People, showcase a wide variety of musical styles, from reggae to bluegrass to pop, along with behind-the-scenes interviews and “unplugged” acoustic performances.
The oral tradition of storytelling is so important for our generation, and part of what Nahko and Medicine for the People are try to convey is accountability and empowerment through their music.
They embrace Bob Marley's idea of bridging the world — bringing people together to resolve differences. For them, music is a tool to create healing and activate people to change things. Their music promotes the bridging of all tribes.
Full episodes of LIVE AT THE BELLY UP are available for streaming on demand.
Belly Up brings the best in new, up-and-coming artists as well as established legends in genres ranging from alternative rock, indie rock, rock, reggae, and hip-hop to blues, folk, jazz, Latin and more! Visit their online calendar of shows.