Posts Tagged ‘B-Boy’

Kick off the weekend with a packed evening of entertainment.

Up first is a Hit The Ode poetry jam brought to you by Juice Aleem’s AFROFLUX and Apples and Snakes. Expect poetry and music performances that explore Afrofuturism.

 

 

A4 Poster - AEROBREAKS VERSIONWe also have performances from local dance crews also featuring Break Mission‘s AeroBreaks Groups, some of which will be going to France with Break Mission, Hippodrome’s Samina Beckford and Reps from Sport Birmingham to gather with schools and team in Lyon for the Euro Pod Festival

 

 

 

 

B-SIDE then proudly presents VisionBombing – a brand new Hip-Hop game show created by MadFlow & DJ Psykhomantus featuring TY Chijioke. Two teams of Hip-Hop artists compete for points by answering questions on music, films and politics or solving puzzles. Think of a Hip-Hop version of Never Mind The Buzzcocks, with a touch more fun and daring!

To round off the night, we’re inviting some of Birmingham’s finest Hip-Hop DJs to keep the music and vibes flowing into the evening.

Book your FREE tickets now! 

Source: B-SIDE 2018: The Welcome Jam – Birmingham Hippodrome

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B-Side Hip-Hop Festival in Bullring & Grand Central Birmingham.

Come and enjoy a whole afternoon full of Hip-Hop from dance battles to MC showcases.

We’ve got it all going down at this teaser event to get you ready for B-SIDE Hip-Hop Festival (9- 13 May) at Birmingham Hippodrome.

VENUE
Birmingham Bullring outside Selfridges ground floor

TIMES
1pm-6pm

ENTRANCE
Free

LIVE DJ ALL DAY
DJ Silence (Open Circles/Break Mission)

HOST
Sir Swifty (Floorless Forms/ Break Mission)

ALL STYLES DANCE BATTLE 1VS1
Winners prize £200
Dancer of the day £100

JUDGES
Footloose (TBB/TWC/SECTION18/MW)
D-LO

For our final judge it will come down to a crowd vote just to make things interesting.

DJ SHOWCASE
DJ FIRST BORN

 

BEATBOX SHOWCASE
Immortal Gecko vs Sonorous

MC SHOWCASE
Trademark Blud
Tarju Le’Sano The DopeRes K.I.D

DANCE BATTLE EXHIBITION
MDK Crew Official VS Key Infinity

PARTNERS
Juice Aleem
Mickael ‘Marso’ Riviere
Break Mission
GraffitiArtist.com
Birmingham Hippodrome

Source: B-Side in Bullring Birmingham

The Feel The Vibe DJ crew are back and about to come through with the freshest summer groove nights of funkadelic sounds at Birmingham’s wavyest upcoming outdoor bar and street food venue the Hawker Yard!

Consisting of:
The international spinner and Head of Feel The Vibe DJ Jam Fu
https://soundcloud.com/gtjamThe Unspeakable‘s intergalactic mistro DJ Unpronounceable https://www.mixcloud.com/alextnaz/

Open Circles Arts & Entertainment guru and soul hitting selecta DJ Silence
https://www.mixcloud.com/ThaTarmacNomad/

SPECIAL GUEST: DJ Billy Biznizz
The EN4CRS / LIVE 2 BREAK / LONDON POSSE

DJ Billy Biznizz is a UK hip hop pioneer active in the culture since 1982 as a B Boy and later as a DJ. Alongside B Boy Halit, he was founder of Live 2 Break crew one of London’s infamous B Boy crews in the ’80s. Biznizz went on to DJ alongside DJ Pogo and DJ Cutmaster Swift representing globally as Tha En4cers. Biznizz was the original DJ for London Posse as well as Cookie Crew; two of the UK’s most famous rap crews. Cookie Crew, Born this Way. In 1999 they won the DMC UK Team Championships. Today, Tha En4cers are resident DJs at Breakin’ Convention, London, and Biznizz DJs internationally as well as working as a music producer.

DJ 6’5
Birmingham based Dj coming from london ready to rock the party with some mix of Hip-Hop and RnB.

DJ Jack Parker
Birmingham based Resident DJ at MoHo Birmingham he will be playing the best in trap and Hip-Hop.

SPECIAL GUEST MC: SuperBamz
https://soundcloud.com/bamz13

SUPERBAMZ presents “THE CELEBRITY SHOW” a rap freestyle done totally off the top of the dome! He raps about what he sees, what you may be wearing or just generally how he feels on the day, but make no mistake his lyrics will be FIRE!

SPECIAL GUEST DANCE GROUP:
“The Marshons”

Nathan Marsh and the Marshons will be presenting a special dance showcase.

Check them out and follow them at
https://www.instagram.com/marshondance/

RESIDENT DANCERS: Key Infinity
Formed in 2013 “Key Infinity” is an all style dance crew from Birmingham, UK. Specialising in a range of dance styles from Breaking, Popping, House, Hip Hop & Lightfeet, Key Infinity will be showcasing their talents in the ciphers, getting you moving and grooving so get ready because they are gonna bring da ruckus!
Follow them at @officialkeyinfinity

Admission: Free Entry
Time: 6pm – 2am

Music genres to expect:

HIP HOP, REGGAE, GRIME, SOUL, FUNK, BROKEN BEAT, FUTURE BEATS, TRAP, RNB and all that good ish inbetween!

 

Source: Feel The Vibe 2nd Edition

PHEEEEEW!!!!!! WE MADE IT!!

We survived putting together the B-side Hip Hop Festival and also Break Mission x Just Jam INTL 2017!!

It was a great experience, maaad tingz!! dunno what to say except thanks to everyone involved and who participated, donated, volunteered, performed, battled, shared or showed up!

HIGHLIGHTS FROM FUNK STYLERS TELEVISION IN THE PLAYLIST BELOW WILL GIVE YOU A TASTE.

TILL NEXT YEAR, BOOK YA TICKETS EARLY!!!

THANK YOU AND PEACE!

Source: B-Side Hip-Hop Festival

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Source: B-Side Hip-Hop Festival