Friday, January 22, 2010

Masterpiece Theater: JONTE and friends, The Flaco Show, We Got Next Tour

The We Got Next Tour: Abyss, Asaad, Nelson Fowler, DJ's Maggie Horn and Shish Boom Bah
Saturday, January 23 (TOMORROW) 6:00 PM 18+

The We Got Next Tour, brought to us by Undskovrd and Rictascale Records will be featuring the future in psychedelic, underground hip-hop sound. More than just your run-of-the-mill urban showcase, these artists are presenting new and creative spins on their artistic tradition. The bill stars Abyss, Asaad, and Nelson Fowler with DJ's Maggie Horn and Shish Boom Bah. For more on Abyss, see the below documentary:

Jonte, Cherie Lily, Aleister X, Bad Brilliance, Narcissister and DJ's Roxy Cottontail and Andrew W.K.
Thursday, January 28 7:00 PM 18+

One of the best kept secrets in the entertainment industry, Jonté is known to the stars as a virtuoso choreographer, able to bring out the beast in his clientelle, which includes Beyonce Knowles among others. As a solo act, he brings it on all fronts, executing the freshest moves while spitting the fiercest vocal heard. His unique urban fem style is shattering culture barriers and leaving liberation in its wake.
Jonté on Myspace

Cherie Lily’s sound encompasses rock, electro, folk, classical, punk and opera. She is currently spearheading a genre called Houserobics that combines physical conditioning with the sound and exhilaration of nightlife. She is also known for her stint as guitarist and singer for the indie rock group FluRT.
Cherie Lily on Myspace

The street tough electro beats of Bad Brilliance are the perfect juxtaposition to his psychedelic stage presence. The visual elements to his bass-quaking performances are mind-expanding performance pieces often require audience participation and mock corporate aesthetics.
Bad Brilliance homepage

The modern dancer cum (no pun intended) x rated performance designer, Narcissister is a full-time provocateur and menace to society. Incorporating aspects of burlesque with subversive and vulgar visual installments.
Narcissister homepage

Cuts by international rock savior Andrew W.K. and underground legend Roxy Cottontail.

Hustler of Culture: THE FLACO NAVAJA SHOW with a live performance by Homeboy Sandman, special guest Lemon and The Rebel Ship DJ Crew
Sunday, January 31st 8:00PM 21+

Flaco Navaja is living out all of our dreams, an actor for silver screen and stage, musician and one-man entertainment conglomerate. He is best know for his work as a spoken word poet, having hosted a residency at the Nuyorican Cafe and toured internationally with Def Poetry Jam. His guerilla approach to Sunday variety will feature the razor sharp wit of Homeboy Sandman, special guest Lemon, and cuts by The Rebel Ship DJ Crew.

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