Tezeta Band

Ethiopian Dance Music

Origins of Nightlife CD Release Party at JImmy Maks 1/23/15

This is it! The CD will be out and Tezeta Band is celebrating the release of “The Origin of Night Life” at Portland’s top Jazz club, Jimmy Mak’s. Joining Tezeta band will be the big sound of The BrassRoots Movement and special DJ sets by KMHD Jazz Radio’s DJ Derek Smith. Doors and dinner starts at 8PM $12. You can get reserved tickets 503-295-6542


We have an album!!!

After a summer of mixing, editing and working things out in our home base at Lucknow Studios, we finally have a master of our first full length LP entitled “The Origin of Nightlife“. Look for prime cuts to be opened up on our soundcloud page soon:


We look forward to sharing this with everyone!

Until then mark your calendars for our upcoming show at the Goodfoot Lounge on October 8th.

See you soon!

Tezeta Band

Tezeta Band Celebrates Noise & Chill Out at Mississippi Studios

Tezeta Band will be celebrating the release of the Buda Musique/EthioSonic compilation, Noise & Chill Out:Ethiopian Groove Worldwide on Saturday, February 25th at the great Mississippi Studios in North Portland. It is a huge honor for the band to be included on this compilation with such acts as Kronos Quartet, Either/Orchestra and Ethiopian Sax Legend , Getachew Mekurya. It will be a night to remember, come join the party. Tickets are $8 advance and $10 at the door.