Til Infinity: Celebrating 20 Years of the Souls of Mischief
“Til Infinity” Celebrating 20 Years of the Souls of Mischief, offers a retrospective and in-depth look at the famed Hieroglyphics crew’s landmark 1993 debut album. Til Infinity shows the crew of Souls of Mischief in a way never seen before as the members discuss their early creative process while making the legendary demo and sharing personal stories about each album track. The film features in-depth discussions regarding the infamous demo tape as well as the decision to go independent as one of the only hip hop groups to walk away from a major record label while owning their publishing rights.
The Curators Vol. 1: : A Story of Independence
A Story of Independence is a film about the desire and hunger of 5 artists aiming to reach success as rappers in Hip Hop. Two of the main artists featured are from Hawaii and Maryland. Now signed to Def Jam and a major success, Logic is the first artists introduced in this film several years before anyone really knew who he was. Another main artist in the film is Prie, an independent artist from Hawaii. In addition to them, you hear from up-and-coming as well as veteran voices from the cities of Los Angeles, Louisiana and New York. Overall, this is a film about the hustle, hunger, and determination it takes to make progress in the Hip Hop and overall music industry.
Soy Antonio Lucero de 23 años, un graffiti writer desde el año 2009, ya son 9 años pintando graffiti. Aparte soy estudiante de arquitectura en la Universidad de Sonora. Me apasiona el graffiti ya sea un muro ilegal, pintar debajo de un puente, un vagón de tren, un tag, murales de gran formato, stickers y todo lo que tenga que ver con graffiti. Mi interés por participar y pintar en el Tucson Hip Hop Festival es representar a la gente hispana y mexico-americanos en Arizona y Sonora que asistirán al evento. Soy orgullosamente México-Americano.
Robert “Dytch66” Gomez Born in 1974 and raised in Los Angeles, Robert “Dytch66” Gomez is one of the leading visual artists and muralists of his generation that emerged in the wake of the influence of graffiti and street culture in the 1980s. A pioneer in the graffiti 3D lettering style, Dytch66 began drawing at an early age. A pioneering member of the CBS crew, Dytch66’s work can be found in myriad of public and private art collections both in the United States and abroad, and has been seen in numerous exhibitions worldwide.
Art Instructor, Caricature Artist, Painter, Designer, & Jewelry maker, hailing from the San Xavier District of the Tohono O’odham Nation. Member of the Flowers & Bullets Collective. Neoglyphix. Aunt-mom. & Lover of the Hip-Hop.
Born and raised local artists oddball paradise the name says it all
Oddball paradise, Cody thompson
" Determination, and a unique application of melodic sauce are just a couple ingredients that make Business Gang the new wave to watch. Sevigney Avila and Andrew Chandler better known by there stage names Petro Sonny and OSO Da Man are ready to take off to new heights, with their unique energy and versatility . Oso was born in Sacremento, CA and Petro in Las Vegas they both call Tucson their home. Some artist they were Inspired by Lil Wayne, Future, Kodak Black, Michael Jackson, Tracy Chapman to name a few. Business Gang has performed with SOB x RBE, Ybn Yamir. They have a upcoming shows, few singles set to be released with music videos for each, as well as an EP dropping later this year. They have built up a buzz in AZ now they are set to continue their ascent from underground obscurity to an established global act.
My name is Self Explan and ive been rapping for some years truly representing the city. My name explains its self, its an abbreviation for Self Explanitory. Meaning my music pretty much explains its self, i like for people to get to really know me through the music. Ive been at this for years now and had several music blogs/ online magazines write about me. Im just out here really trying to do things the way they should be done. Just out here tryna put tucson on the map foreal.
Epic Norlan born and raised in Tucson, AZ 6/20/1995. Growing up listening and being influenced by hip-hop artist like ""Eminem, Roscoe Dash, Mac Miller"" at age 14 freshman year (2009) and with no income EPiC wanted to pursue his dreams and began writing music with elements of soul, hip-pop, r&b, rap & alternative-pop. Be open-minded & aware of this artist, song's are bound to expand your mind. Songs tell stories of love, loss, rebellion, life, and death, set over a backdrop of explosive vocals, luring melodies, sensational musicianship, and visual lyrics.
Extreme open format, rapid fire, mashup and live remix dj.
Sid the Kid AKA Hump House
Dancer/Visual Artist It’s O.K. if the lines aren’t perfectly straight, or if you run out of room and the words get stuck together
Jivin scientists producer, record cutter, break digger, and Pushing Buttons Tucson creator.
Flowers & Bullets - Barrio Sustainability, Art and Rebellion
Alfonso"Fonz" Chavez of Flowers and Bullets
The journey to establish a more healthy, unified, self determined and empowered community through the arts, culture, food justice and hands on engagement
“How to Start and Build a Brand via Podcasting”
Featuring Afterworld Podcast w/ Host Gabe and Hirise
“Properly Utilizing and Monetizing Off Bandcamp”
Featuring Michael Tolle of Mello Music Group
“She Walks the Line: A Discussion on Female Writers”
This presentation will provide a brief summary of Southwest graffiti culture with a focus of graffiti on trains from the perspective of a female writer and bencher.
Featuring Robin Troncoso and Christel Benzen
“Understanding Press Releases and Marketing Your Art”
“Understanding Press Releases and Marketing Your Art”
Featuring Laura Reese of Storyteller PR
A.M. Mayhem "The Story of Power 1490"
The long-awaited, tell-all documentary narrating the history of Tucson's first Hip-Hop radio station, Power 1490. From its inception and debut year on the air, to the height of its success, to the station's demise and format flip - that until now had gone unexplained - A.M. Mayhem is the movie that addresses all the unanswered questions and dives into the juicy details of one special A.M. radio station that brought hip-hop music to Tucson, Arizona, when no one else would. Hear no-holds-barred accounts of the Power 1490 vs. KRQ radio war from the people who fought on the front-line, listen to lost clips of Power broadcasts and get the full story on why Power 1490 disappeared without a trace.