Wednesday, January 25, 2012
BEAT SWAP MEET 4 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT
We're Celebrating 4 Years Strong.. Sunday March 11th, 2012
Literally Tons of Records for Buy & Trade, Outdoor Vendor Village with Dozens of Artists & Designers + the brands they've created, B-boy Competition, Live Performances by Free Moral Agents and many others, Open Cut Session, Producer Invite Upstairs, Kids Arts & Crafts outside, Bar Available for the 21+ and sooo much more.
RECORDS | AND EVERYTHING INSPIRED FROM IT
Over 45 Invited Collectors & Dealers, Selling Records from all over the world.
Blues, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Metal, Psych, Punk, Rap, Reggae, Rock, Soul, & World - 12" & 45 Records.
Resident DJ's share rare selections from they're record collections..
ABEL | AC THE PD | ANALOG | CHARLIE ROCK | CHIKARAMANGA
CLENZ ROC | CURSE | DANNY HOLLOWAY | DWENZ | EARLY WORM
GABE REAL | GAZOO | JAWA | KIDRAGON | KID RIZ | KIWAMU OMAE
LISTEN RECOVERY CREW | LORD RON | LU-MAN | RAICHOUS | VAL
Special Guest DJ & 1st-time Record Vendor:
DJ REVOLUTION (World Famous Wake Up Show)
Beat Swap Meet is a gathering of the minds:
FOR THE TRUE RECORD COLLECTORS:
Vendors arrive as early as 9am for setup, we have Breakfast available & Coffee too, courtesy of Corazon de Jah, and local Chinatown cafes. Spend your Sunday under the California Sun.
Outdoor Vendor Village featuring Dozens of Artists & Designers + the Brands They've Created..
Live Performances by,
- LA's very own, 2MEX
- Live Band, BUYEPONGO
Live Screen Printing by:
HIT + RUN
BEAT CLUB CO-OP - EL MERKADO NEGRO - THE DEUCE
FIRE FOXINESS - GOOD LIFE ROOTS - HIP HOP PHILOSOPHY
HIT+RUN - ILL STREET BLUES - LISTEN - LIVING DEVINE VINTAGE
MIND FUNK - NATIVE SOL - PEACE IMAGES - RAW KULTURE
RED HAUTE BOX - STICKY RICKS - THE X LABEL
TWO TREE DESIGNS - WOVEN CULTURE - X IS THE WEAPON
(and many more TBA)
Artists paint live.. Spontaneous drum circles.. Children ciphering.. !?!?
Resident Chef (&DJ), MIGHTY JUNEBUGG, & her Rapper's Delight catering crew will be on hand with your favorite foods you can only find at Beat Swap Meet:
Resident Barber (&MC/DJ/Producer), SNAGNETO, fixing wigs all day, go home looking fly.
Get your broken Turntable or MPC fixed! That's right, we have onsite music-mechanics that will send your equipment home repaired.
Scratch Manipulations, Hosted by DJ Jawa & friends.
B-boys & Girls get down to there favorite grooves. It's one thing to collect records, but can you dance to'em?:
Beat Swap Meet's Official
PRODUCER INVITE - Sponsored by Monster Energy
All Hardware, No Laptop's, No CD's.
L.SCATTER (Zulu Nation / Foundation / Project Blowed)
Live Performance by FREE MORAL AGENTS
+ Q&A with artist, Ikey Owens (The Mars Volta, Free Moral Agents, Look Daggers)
- RALPH M (Funkdoobiest)
- STUCKINTHETREES (Rebels To The Grain)
- and others TBA