Friday, March 16th at La Zona Rosa (8PM)
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Date: Friday, March 16th
Venue: La Zona Rosa (612 West 4th Street)
Doors Open at 8PM / Performances Start Promptly at 9PM
All Ages Welcome
SXSW Badge Holders Enter For Free!
Talib Kweli w/ live band
Smif N Wessun
Mr. MFN eXquire
Vince Staples & Michael Uzi
The Famous Mr. Nobodys
Music by DJ Statik Selektah + a ‘Population Control’ set with performances from Lecrae, Termanology & more.
Complimentary product courtesy of Reebok at the showcase
Talib Kweli & Mos Def aka BlackStar will be on the Colbert Report Tonight(Wednesday), which airs at 11:30pm. Blackstar will debut a new song “Fix Up” tonight on the air.
Yesterday, Blackstar cancelled their New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Anaheim, Charlotte, Cincinnati and Indianapolis shows.
So today, Kweli hopped in the Colbert Chair to film this PSA about the Duck Down Records vs. Blacksmith CMJ Showcase on October 22nd at the Music Hall of Williamsburg. The showcase features performances by Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Jean Grae, Buckshot, Smif N Wessun, Kidz In The Hall, Promise & a special ‘Population Control’ music set by Statik Selektah.
Flyer after the jump
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