Thursday, 14 December 2023
Doors at 6pm & Show at 7pm
$15 advance, $20 day of show
All ages welcome
Born and raised in Seattle, WA, De'Brea Cavaiani is a strong voice with a versatile sound. Getting an early push from his parents and eventually the head bobs of classmates as "J-DASH", Cavaiani has created his own sound and style in the ever bubbling scene of the NW. Making his way through various programs and venue circuits over 9 long years, Cavaiani burst back on to the scene in early 2019 with his new album, "Memories of Nothing". After navigating a tumultuous 2020, Cavaiani released his 2nd solo studio album, "Everything You", in late May 2022. Since then, Cavaiani has been focused on all sides of the music-making process and is providing artists in WA and surrounding areas a chance to perform under his entertainment company banner, "HennGawd Entertainment".
Joseph "CRITICAL" Pérez is a Hip-Hop Recording Artist from Spanaway, WA. Whether you catch him performing a show in Tacoma, Seattle, or the surrounding areas, CRITICAL prides himself by giving the most "captivating" show he can possibly give, while delivering a message of passion through the music he creates. To date: CRITICAL has opened for national touring artists such as Ice Cube and Snoop Dogg, and has also performed in historic venues of Seattle from The Moore, Paramount, and Neptune theatres along with multiple intimate venues. Currently in the studio working on an untitled album, CRITICAL also serves as mentor to multiple school districts and Seattle Theatre Groups "More Music @ The Moore" program where he mentors young artists on songwriting, stage presence, and artist development.
Korey McGowan better known as "kNotes" is a Hip-Hop Recording Artist from Tacoma, WA. Born and raise in the Pacific Northwest, kNotes has always had an interest in music since he was in the 7th grade. Son to Grammy Winner Producer, Kenny Lamar McGowan (KLM), kNotes prides himself by being involved in the family business whether he is recording, producing, or performing. The letter "k" in "kNotes" can stands for multiple reasons, though mainly Knowledge. kNotes makes it a priority to study different subjects to make himself a well-rounded human being, while the letter "k" also can represent the first letter of his name. kNotes's main objective is to create universal music that any person can relate too, and is not afraid of "stepping out-of-the-box" to create a pierce of art.
An artist from the label TurnStyle Entertainment, Steven Elijah Rine AKA "Elijah Griffey" is a rapper/songwriter born and raised out of Tacoma, Washington. He uses his unique background to tell stories that reflect his upbringing and all of the trials and tribulations along the way. Influenced by rappers anywhere from Brotha Lynch Hung, Larry June, and Curren$y to Andre 3000, Mick Jenkins, Freddie Gibbs or Young Thug. He vows to make something new, fresh, and true to himself every time he steps in the booth. He'll be the first to tell you he isn't as consistent with releasing music as he would like to be but he'll also tell you that "Its always worth the wait."
Webb Wavvy - ain't shit changed wit me b. still bringin that energy to the stage. still comin wit bars wild crazy. still the dopest.
Tré Ross multifaceted entertainer/artist. Known for rocking with Fine Malt Lyrics, working with local legends like Bryce Bowden, Ill Chris, Marshall Law and more. He created his own show series, called The Run-Off, which focuses on highlighting younger talent in the community. Look for his music streaming everywhere and follow his socials for events. #FineMaltRoss
Fatal Lucciauno was born in Chicago and grew up in Seattle's Central District. He began writing poetry and rapping at the age of eight. A younger Lucciauno would sing on the streets with his father for food and money to take care of their family. Fatal grew accustomed to life on the streets, spending 11 years homeless after moving to Washington in search of better living. However he remained passionate about music, crediting his mother Northwest's renowned Blues/Gospel singer Josephine Howell, and artists ranging from Tupac to Stevie Wonder as his inspirations. Fatal he excelled as a battle rapper, earning a name on playgrounds, street corners, and on public buses. At the age of fifteen Fatal became the fourth solo artist signed to Seattle based Sportn' Life Records. After taking some years to grow and develop as an artist, his debut album ‘The Only Forgotten Son' was released, and hailed "Best Solo Hip Hop Album" of the year by Seattle's the Stranger Magazine.
Fatal's live performance was landing him opening slots for hip hop's biggest names such as Jeezy, Ice Cube, Wu Tang, Big Boi, Snoop Dogg, Freddie Gibbs and Nipsey Hustle.
SANTII, 23-year-old lyrical maestro hailing from the vibrant city of Seattle, breathes life into rap music. His artistry transcends mere beats and rhymes, weaving a tapestry of meaningful narratives that resonate with the human experience. SANTII's sonic creations are a fusion of raw authenticity and infectious energy, offering listeners a genuine connection to the spectrum of emotions. In a world hungry for substance, his music becomes a catalyst, transmuting the collective energy into a more positive force. Brace yourself for a real, heartfelt journey that promises to reshape your perception of the world through the power of sound.
RNO Savage - ima 23 year old rapper from Seattle trying to let the world know its ok to know my pain is your pain and that I can be the voice that grips your sorrow and emotions and give back with happiness...I released over 25 songs and 1 mixtape on SoundCloud (Captains Vol.1) I'm on all music platforms @RNOSAVAGE and I want to build a legacy that will leave a grateful and forever loving impact to my community and others around the world.
Esai recently released his conceptual album, What Do You Fear? featuring his original production, writing, and narration by respected Seattle artist Fatal Lucciauno. Building upon the jazzy boom bap aesthetic of this album, Esai plans to further expand his sound in his upcoming project. While details remain under wraps, fans can anticipate a deep and intricate work that will continue to leave a lasting impact.
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Featured speaker Michael Sullivan
Co-sponsored by Tacoma Creates
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