My friends Diamond Girl & Handshake have worked really hard to put the Obama event together. Big shout out to them, as well as to the ROCK THE BLOCK crew, Mike of Yume, Al of Minority Report and Ashley of Waxpoetics for getting me involved in these cool events..thank you!
Time for your Alter-Ego to shred til dawn at our Evil Twin Dance Party /// Obama Fundraiser /// Moustache Extravaganza. Because Alter-Egos Support Obama. And we all need BASS.
Date: August 9th
Place: CoCo66 66 Greenpoint Ave
Door Donation: $10
NEON BLACK AKA MACHINEDRUM (NORMREX)
EGG FOO YOUNG (TURNTABLE LAB)
Live performance by:
THEOPHILUS LONDON & THE LOVERS (NORMREX)
DIAMOND GIRL (ROCKSMITH)
LICHIBAN (WRONG LIPS)
Video & photos by:
TREVZ & TEXAS (THE NEW POP)
Special thanks to:
FORMAT, MEANRED, MUSIC FOR DEMOCRACY, BA-ROCK BROOKLYN, SENATOROBAMAS, & METHODS NYC.
All proceeds from door, merch, & artwork will go directly to Obama's campaign.
Finally the game is to be told!
At long last the plans for "the Def Star" has been revealed.
Saturday Aug. 9th, the Minority Report, Keistar Productions, Yume, Dope Swan, the Stylistics Agency, the Ahficionados , Not Just Vintage, & Frank White have brought the very best of upcoming talent together to present a One Day Art Convergence in Brooklyn (where else?)
Being held in 3 different locations, within the same block(s) radius.
1. Frank White- 936 Atlantic Ave
2. Yume - 925 Bergen St
3. Not Just Vintage - 1256 Bedford Ave
Live performances- Fresh Daily, Theophilus London, Jesse Boykins III, Print w/ Good Day Good Night, Ray 6, Vice Lounge, Honey Larochelle, Ernie Gaines
Live DJs - DJ Spinna, DJ Scratch, DJ GoldFinger, DJ Soul, Blackcocaine, the M Report, Miss Behavior & Melo-X…With A Special *B.I.G. Pimpin': Jay-Z & Biggie Tribute by DJ Scratch*
Live Painting - Fly Lady Di, Lichiban, Lexi Bella, Rizz22, Pesu, Brian, & Concep
Spoken Word / Voter Registration Drive / Fashion Shows
+ Food by Love Ya Like Cooked Food & Little House on Clinton
ALL DAY EVENT 12pm-8pm
"ROCK THE BLOCK" ~ Bringing Awareness To The Emerging Artist Renaissance That Is In FULL FORCE In BK!!!*** Go Brooklyn!