The local reggae community will pay tribute to Toko Tasi during a benefit show at Que Sera next Friday, featuring artists who once shared a stage with the slain musician.
The show is being organized by Reggae in the LBC, a production company that holds reggae nights every third Friday of the month at Que Sera.
All door donations will be given to Tasi’s daughter, according to organizers.
Musical acts include Philieano, a longtime collaborator, as well as CAL1FA, VBDC, DORALEE, Last Fix and Livication among others.
Tasi, 45, was fatally shot outside a Long Beach bar late Saturday, Aug. 10 following a dispute, police said.
Two people have since been arrested in connection with the murder.
Entrance to the benefit show, scheduled Friday, Sept. 20, will be $5 before 10:30 p.m. and $7 after that time. Que Sera is located at 1923 E. 7th St.
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