comes alive at the ‘Hut’
Popular night club ‘Hut’ is the latest venue for the
band ‘Revelation’ led by Shean Dharmaratne. They will
be in action at the Hut on Fridays except the last Friday of the
month, on which they perform at CR&FC Club nights.
to Shean, “Little Hut” was the Happening Night Club
till it was closed a few months after his former band “Dream
Team” left to re-open the legendary “Blue Leopard”
few years ago.
remember all the fans from the Hut came all the way to the “Leopard’’
through so many checkpoints and road blocks. It was really overwhelming,”
he said. He plans to play some of the old songs he used during “Dream
Team” days of the ‘Hut’.
sometimes had to repeat Bon Jovi songs so many times”, he
smiles reminiscing. “It was a great club, actually now it’s
better with the lovely beach view and it’s at the original
Little Hut location, its aromatic place,” he said.
comprises Diren Sabaratnam on drums, Zion De Silva on guitar, Ibal
Assan on bass, Sheherazade Asmone (Sherry) on vocals and of course
handling the main vocals is Shean.
band keen on a very balanced mix of songs that include hits from
George Benson, James Brown, Temptations, Kool & the Gang, Commodores,
Aretha Franklin, Gloria Gaynor and much more danceable grooves from
the 60’s and 70’s and a very long session of rock &
says Revelation is the only live band that plays Hip hop. Diren
is a talented rapper and he handles songs by 2pac, Shakur, Dr. Dre
and Black Eyed Peas, while Shean sings. R. Kelly, Coolio and the
R&B material these songs keep the younger partygoers happy.
They will add more soul and funk in their repertoire soon.
does not mean that Revelation lets down the rock fans. We have over
200 rock classics in our list and it keeps growing’, he added.