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Fort Knox Five @ U Street Music Hall

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When: -

Where: U Street Music Hall (1115A U Street NW, Washington, DC)

Minimum Age: 18+

Type: Indoor - Club

Genres: BreaksHip HopHouse

Tickets

$ 10.00
Fort Knox Recordings presents

FUNK 4 THE DREAM

Sunday January 16th, 2011


Come celebrate the dream of Martin Luther King, Jr with Afrika Bambaataa on the dancefloor as we FUNK 4 THE DREAM!!  And remember that Monday is a holiday, so no work or school the next day.   Mark your calendars now!!!



featuring:



DJ AFRIKA BAMBAATAA

“The Amen-Ra of Universal Hip-Hop Culture”

Father of the Electro-Funk Sounds


http://www.zulunation.com/afrika.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afrika_Bambaataa



hosting this special event will be:



ASHERU

(Unspoken Heard/Asheru & The Els/Fort Knox Five)

**Author & performer of Boondocks Theme Song**

Winner Peabody Award ’06 – Boondocks episode “Return of the King”


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asheru

http://www.twitter.com/asheru



MUSTAFA AKBAR

(Nappy Riddem/Thunderball/Fort Knox Five)


http://www.thunderballdc.com/

http://www.twitter.com/mustabar



with dj sets by:



FORT KNOX FIVE

(Fort Knox Recordings)


http://www.fortknoxfive.com/

http://www.fortknoxrecordings.com/



JAHSONIC

(Soul Controllers/Marvin Mondays)


http://www.worldsflyest.com/



REX RIDDEM

(Nappy Riddem/Thunderball)


http://www.twitter.com/rexriddem



live video projections all night by John Bowen of:



VIDEO KILLERS

(Empresarios/United Content Providers)


http://vimeo.com/user1587734

http://empresariosmusic.com/



18 & up

9pm to 3am

$10 Tickets


U Street Music Hall

11115 U Street NW

Washington, DC