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Sup, PSU!? (A Hip Hop Orientation)
Saturday, September 28, 2013 - 7:00pm to Saturday, September 28, 2013 - 10:00pm
When
Sep 28, 2013, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where
The Meetro Café / 1809 SW 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97207
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Participant Limit
There is no limit entered for this event.
Available to
Everyone
Category
General
Description
Viking Days concludes with a MAD PHAT showcase of select PDX Hip Hop artists! To spark the rhythmic flow of our imminent school year, KPSU presents “A Hip Hop Orientation” during Portland State’s annual Viking Days week. On the mic and behind the turntables, we offer a dope showcase of PDX performers and activists to celebrate the beloved musical and cultural movement - SUP, PSU!? FEATURING: Mic Crenshaw Madgesdiq Ahjamu Umi & DJ Matt Nelkin **ALL AGES** **FREE** Saturday, September 28, 2013 The Meetro Café - 1809 SW 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97207 Non-alcoholic beverages and refreshments for sale DJ Matt Nelkin Matt kicks off the festivities with a set of classic boom-bap hip hop. He graces KPSU.org with his show “Liquid Beat” (Tusdays at 7pm) and DJ’s at Holocene’s monthly dance party Rock Box. Check out his label at: www.facebook.com/liquidbeat Ahjamu Umi: https://www.facebook.com/ahjamu.umi?fref=ts Madgesdiq Born and raised in PDX, Madgesdiq aka Antoine Terrell, is an MC with a mission to spread messages of peace and unity through rhyme and verse- equal parts golden-era hip-hop and Rastafari. His collaborations include artists as versatile as KRS-One and Steel Pulse. For mixtapes and poetry, check it out: www.madgesdiq.com/ Mic Crenshaw Over a decade Mic Crenshaw has been on the forefront of Hip Hop culture in our city of Portland, fronting Hungry Mob crew, as a PDX Slam Poet champion, to his tireless activism. We are lucky to conclude our event with this legend: www.miccrenshaw.com/ For more information, contact promotions@kpsu.org