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Flashband Hip Hop Show

Saturday, Mar 8, 2014 12:00 AM

Event Details

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Event Details: Saturday, Mar 8, 2014 12:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Club Heaven and Hell
Club Heaven and Hell, 2327 18th Street NW, Adams Morgan, DC
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About This Event

Summary:

Flashband brings DC’s best MC’s together with a huge variety of 45 musicians for the most fun live-band hip hop show in the DMV. 6 temporary Flashbands, all putting on their best 15 minutes. 

 

Flashband Hip Hop Showcase

Saturday, March 8

8pm

Club Heaven and Hell

2327 18th Street NW, Adams Morgan, DC

$10 at the door

 

Prizes

The main purpose for the show is for everyone to have a chance at an awesome stage performance. But, for the first time, we'll also have prizes for the top bands. Special shout-out to Chuck Levins for their prize sponsorship. Prize categories are:

 

-Best Overall ($25 store credit from Chuck Levins + T-shirt for each band member, interview on WPFW's Ill Street Grooves, recording session of one song with Cody Valentine, discount on Grindstone Universal gear). 

-Best Original Song ($10 store credit at Chuck Levins, Flashband T-shirt)

-Most Fun (Chuck's swag, Flashband T-shirt)

 


The rules:

Bands pick their own members from the musicians that sign up, and have one month to practice their set. All the bands must:

-Do a 15 minute live band hip-hop set

-Write at least one original song; the rest of the set can be original or covers

-No pre-existing bands.

 


The Location:

The show will be at Club Heaven and Hell in Adam’s Morgan, on March 8, 2014. 2327 18th Street NW, Washington DC.

 

 

Questions? Contact Neal, the event manager for this show, at neal@flashbandproject.org or 919.449.6879

Registered Bands (6)

* indicates band leader

Krazy Kids Kausin' Kaos (Placeholder Name)

The Ones Who Knock

+Marquita Greene

E.T's 3 Hour Tour

Acoustic jams and cosmic raps

Red Room

Original songs by FAME, PHZ-Sicks and a new Red Room song led by Ben.

D For Dilla

Planning a medley of J Dilla-produced numbers in an original arrangement.

Message Board

If you are signed up for this event, use the message board below to communicate with fellow musicians. This is a great place to find bands, ask questions and make suggestions!

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DAVID HUTCHINSON
Feb 18, 2014 7:37 PM
Neal, Try to name your band "Stiff Kittens"!!!


Event Leader

Caleb Astey is leading this event. Have questions?
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