Saturday, October 29, 2005

Emo Rap Fest

I took some pics of Sage Francis years ago when he was a guest at the Anticon monthly showcase, and they keep getting jacked and showing up all over the internet. This one, too.

Since the Time Machine show on the 15th, which was dope (Peep the choreography.), Serg sprained his foot at the Glue show so we haven't gone out much. We saw Sage Francis, Sole and the Sol.ILLaquists of Sound on Wednesday at the Grand (weird venue), on the tour. Sleep was also there -- an all S line-up. Not to take away from the stellar performances, but a highlight of the show was Sole telling off the drunk girl up front who kept fucking with his laptop table.

Atmosphere rolls into town this week and is at the Fillmore Wednesday and Thursday. Both nights are sold out. I'm looking forward to a good show. In all my years as an Atmosphere fan (it started when my friend Kevin from Kentucky sent me a dubbed tape of Overcast in '98), I've never seen Ant.

We filmed the first episode of "VETV" last Sunday, at the Hunter's Point Shipyards with Eddie K and DJ Marz, at Future Primitive Sound Headquarters with Mark Herlihy and DJ RasCue, then at Groove Merchant with Cool Chris. Shoot day went great, but now the hard work begins: editing. I'll be spending all my spare time on this until January, when launches. And then hopefully afterwards as well, as we produce one episode per month. (Graphic/motion designers, hit me up, I need help!) I made up a radio show that isn't really on the radio, and now I'll have a TV show that isn't on TV!

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Friday November 4th:
DJ SATVA (I.T.S.) and HAVOC (Compression) Present
The FATLIP tour!

Featuring live performances from: FAT LIP (Formally of
the Pharcyde this crazy conductor of the mic brings
his patented blend of unique rhyming styles with gut
busting comedy.)

With OMNI (a newer name popping up left and right in
the LA area, don't miss his SF performance where he's
sure to drop tracks off his new album 'Ballyhoo'

FATLIP and OMNI with be performing with MOLMAN,

Warming up the night and representing the Bay Area is

The show goes down Friday, November 4th at MILK (1840
Haight St. Tickets are only $10 advanced at or FTC Skates on Haight St.

Doors open at 9pm. this is a 21up event. Don't sleep!