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On Wednesday, April 7, 2010, the Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars will 
perform at Higher Ground in South Burlington, Vt. Details about the 
performance follow:

SIERRA LEONE’S REFUGEE ALL STARS
ALBUM RELEASE SHOW
WEDNESDAY, April 7 / 8PM
HIGHER GROUND
1214 Williston Rd, So. Burlington, VT
$15 advance | $17 day of show | ALL AGES
Box Office/Venue/Info 802.652.0777
www.HIGHERGROUNDMUSIC.com <http://www.HIGHERGROUNDMUSIC.com/> 

According to Simeon Chapin of Cumbancha, the Charlotte-based record 
label that is releasing their new album, "Rise and Shine," the band will 
be in Vermont from April 5 to April 10. Anyone interested in outreach or 
introductions to these inspiring young people who have lived through the 
refugee experience is encouraged to contact Mr. Chapin, Cumbancha, 413 
Carpenter Road, Charlotte, VT  05445
tel: (802) 425-2118; cell: (802) 272-4786  [log in to unmask] 
<mailto:[log in to unmask]> | www.cumbancha.com 
<http://www.cumbancha.com> 
skypeid: simeon001 | twitter: @simeonchapin

In another Vermont twist to the story, Zach Niles of Woodstock, Vt., has 
made a film about the band's formation in a Guinean refugee camp and 
their return to Sierra Leone.  For a preview of the movie, visit
http://www.youtube.com/user/slrefugeeallstars#p/a/u/2/9rQzq-LnlVE

For information about the new album,see 
http://www.youtube.com/user/slrefugeeallstars#p/a/u/0/yfGfJ-XX5M8

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Kristin Peterson-Ishaq
Coordinator, Center for Research on Vermont
     and Vermont Studies Program
University of Vermont
589 Main Street, Nolin House
Burlington, VT  05401-3439
Email: <[log in to unmask]>; Telephone: 802-656-8363
Web site: <www.uvm.edu/~crvt>