Friday October 9th!! 6-10pm
Come out for a night of hip hop, poetry, dance, music and community building!
Sharpen your skills with our writing workshop from 6:00pm-7:30pm
Open Mic from 7:30pm-8:30pm
Performances from 9:00pm to 10:00pm
Where: Fountain of Life Church
633 W. Badger Rd
Madison, WI 53713
Also featuring: T Banks, ANT da Hope Boy, Jaranerxs Anti-Policiales, and Breaking for Justice,
This is open to all and especially for all people of color, and queer, and trans* folks
Co-hosted by YYGB, Freedom Inc, Urban Community Arts Network, Justified Anger
DJ'd by DJ Boyfrriend !! RSVP on Facebook Olmeca is a bilingual hip-hop artist/producer who describes his upbringing and gives social commentary with, charisma and intelligence. His work has been featured on CNN Latino, Democracy Now, ABC,FOX, NPR, URB Magazine and TV series “Sons of Anarchy.” He has collaborated with Grammy winners including Taboo of Black Eyed Peas, Ozomatli , La Santa Cecilia, Maldita Vecindad and shared the stage with KRS – One, Jenni Rivera, Dilated Peoples, Ana Tijoux, Joe Strummer (The Clash), Julieta Venegas, Pete Rock, X Clan among others. With migrant parents, Olmeca grew up in L.A. and Mexico, a reality that brewed his music mix of genres and cultural sensitivity. He coexists between hip-hop and latin alternative audiences. Olmeca has toured Canada, Latin America and Europe building a network of supporters as an independent artist. He is credited for supporting a new phase in Latin alternative music in the United States that mixes hip-hop with Latin American sounds. Come Join Us, Speak Your Truth, and Build with the People!!!