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  • Friday, July 10, 2015
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  • 8:00 PM

WATTS50

WATTS50

NYC-based Lyricist Lounge curates an evening of socially conscious rap and hip hop. Pacifica Radio’s on-the-ground coverage of the 1965 events will serve as source material for select musical compositions.

Featuring performances from:
dead prez
The Watts Prophets
iLL CamiLLe
Food4Thot
Jimetta Rose


This event is part of our LOS ANGELES AFTERSHOCKS series, which focuses on the cultural aftershocks of the pivotal events in 1965 and 1992, and exemplifies how music, dialogue, and community celebration help us address racism in our city and nation. This series is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts and Sony Pictures Entertainment.

This series presented in partnership with KPCC.


KPCC’s new series of "downSTAGE" talks take place with artists immediately before, during or following their performance. These hosted conversations occur in front of the live audience and are recorded and distributed on KPCC shows like Take Two and The Frame.

Bike valet sponsored by AARP in Los Angeles


 


Sponsored By:

Hospitality Partners
Pez Cantina

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