Afro Dead // CANCELLED
All tickets are ‘Will Call’. You do not need a mobile or printed ticket. Your name will be on a list at the venue and will be checked by a Payomet volunteer or staff member. Doors will open 1 hour prior to the event.
Note that all tickets are 'General Admission' meaning you are guaranteed a seat within your selected section, however not a specific seat. General Admission seats are first come, first served. Please arrive no earlier than 1 hour before the show.
Tickets are non-refundable.
Payomet is located at Highlands Center at Cape Cod National Seashore. In partnership with the National Park Service, all smoking is prohibited on federal lands.
Outside food and drink are prohibited.
No smoking is permitted on-site.
SHOW CANCELLED: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the artists have been forced to cancel this performance and their summer tour.
Afro Dead is an internationally based band playing the music of the Grateful Dead in African styles such as Afrobeat, Soukous and Highlife– and we are excited to welcome their unique sound to the tent on Saturday, June 24.
Afro Dead is a musical collective (from Africa, South America, Europe and the United States) directed by Aaron Feder and featuring the talented Guinean singer Sia Tolno. Aaron Feder is the founder of Alma Afrobeat Ensemble and is a multi-instrumentalist with many years of extensive experience with Grateful Dead music, including playing and recording with members of Phil and Friends, Oteil and Friends, Peter Rowan and more– and Sia Tolno on vocals brings her years of extensive recording and her global live performance touring career.
Ticket Price: $25*-$38* // Members: $23-$36
*Note that ticket prices may increase day-of-show
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This performance is part of Payomet's Open Arms to Open Arts concert series, which seeks to bring music, language and culture of different lands and indigenous peoples into performance spaces on Cape Cod, from the big-top tent to community centers and schools, fostering meaningful engagement between audiences and artists.