New Date! Southern Journey Featuring Ranky Tanky and Dom Flemons
The Southern Journey concert originally scheduled for October 9 at The Sheldon, has been rescheduled to Friday, May 14, 2021 at 8 p.m. Ticket buyers wishing to attend the rescheduled date should simply retain their current tickets and present them at the door on the newly scheduled date. Those who are not able to attend the rescheduled date are eligible to request a refund at the original point of purchase, but are asked to consider donating the cost of their tickets to the non-profit Sheldon Art Foundation. Refunds should be requested by 11:59 p.m. on May 13 through MetroTix at 314-534-1111 or at b25saW5lIHwgbWV0cm90aXggISBjb20=.
South Carolina natives and Billboard chart-toppers Ranky Tanky, along with Dom Flemons, the Grammy-winning co-founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, perform the timeless music of The Gullah culture. From playful game songs to ecstatic shouts, from heartbreaking spirituals to delicate lullabies, Ranky Tanky presents a joyful celebration of this African-American music, born in South Carolina’s low country.