There are a lot of dope events and performances going on this weekend in Jackson! These are definitely things you don’t want to miss. There̵...
There are a lot of dope events and performances going on this weekend in Jackson! These are definitely things you don’t want to miss. There’s so much art in this city it’s crazy. Shout out to anyone giving artists a platform to shine out here, because I promise they deserve to be heard! Anyway, check out these events over the weekend.
MSAC (Midtown Soul and Arts Collective) Presents: Soul Fest Vol. 1
Friday Oct. 17th at 7 PM
At Soul Wired Cafe
Featuring performances by JSU’s Outspoken Poetry Society and the Grammy-Nominate R&B artist Anthony David from Atlanta, GA.
It’s going to be a night of music and poetry coming together! Check it out this Friday night at Soul Wired Cafe! Here are the details:
$10 limited advance tickets
$15 day of show
$25 VIP Includes:
Front stage seating
Free bottle service
Free VIP light food buffet
Live soulful concert hosted by:
“Sika” formerly known as Jes of Calico Panache & 99.7 FM’s Queen of HipHopChante’ Chante’ & Ayanna Bloom of “Mississippi Hustle”
Feat. the poetic musings of:
JSU Poetry group “OUTSPOKEN”
Daniel “Masterpiece” Jones
Mr. Singh & Mark A.
Dave Mack & The Partystarters
And National Recording Artist Anthony David !!!
Ron tha DJ
Mixing the best in neosoul, r&b and reggae
Food, Mixed Drinks & Beer Available
Get your early bird tickets now. ***Limited available
111 Millsaps ave
Go to link below for tickets. It just got real in #MidtownJackson
TSF, Pd and Offbeat Present: The Funky Mississippi II Beat Battle Fundraiser/Figment Pre-Party
Friday Oct. 17 at 11 PM
115 Wesley Ave Jackson, MS
A fundraiser for Today’s Future Sound (TFS) to help subsidize the teaching trip and TFS’ work in the community, we will also be doing a Figment JXN 2014 pre-party with live performances and Skull Ann Crossfaders Skull and Crossfaders DJ’s rocking sets as well. Additionally, this event is a canned food-drive for Stewpot’s Taste of Mississippi
$5 cover w/can of food for Stewpot, $7 w/out
Offbeat 151 Wesley Ave, Jackson, MS
Winner gets prize pack including Keith McMillen Instruments #QuNexus 3D Piano Midi Controller, free copy of FL Studio 11 License (lifetime free updates) Signature Edition, Deckadance (virtual DJ program) by Image-Line Software, Offbeat gift certificate, Rainbow Co-Op gift certificate and 1-month free membership, and more prizes TBA!
Sample flips will go on the beat tape and be availabile for free download from TFS Bandcamp site and http://todaysfuturesound.org/
ALL FLIPS/BEATS SHOULD BE ONE MINUTE IN LENGTH, NOT INCLUDING THE SNIPPET OF THE SAMPLES YOU USED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE BEAT. YOU MUST MAKE ONE BEAT PER ROUND/FOLDER OF SAMPLES AND CAN USE AS MANY OR FEW OF THE SAMPLES TO MAKE YOUR BEAT.
4th Annual Youth Art, Poetry and Justice Slam
Saturday Oct. 18, 2014 at 6 PM
At The Bennie G. Thompson Auditorium On The Campus Of Tougaloo College
Go out and support tomorrow’s artists this weekend and get educated on the issues they feel are important in this world.
Oct. is National Youth Justice Awareness Month and we want YOU to join us in celebrating and bring awareness to this very important issue. Come out to Tougaloo College for this completely FREE event on Sat., Oct. 18th at 6pm as we Slam and display our creative works for Youth Justice! What does Youth Justice mean to you? What are issues in your community, home, or school affecting youth? All pieces, whether poetry or art must relate to YOUTH JUSTICE to qualify for presentation. Express yourselves about these issues and more at the Art, Poetry, and Justice event!
*GREAT PRIZES to the hottest pieces created around youth justice in your home, school or community – ALL pieces, whether poetry or art must relate to YOUTH JUSTICE to qualify for presentation.
*See.Listen.Feel. Youth Justice.