Sunday, January 3, 2016
"Don't Dream, Make Plans" presented by #HelloHipHop 1/6/16
Wednesday, January 6th 2016 Subterranean (Lounge) 2011 West North Ave. Chicago, IL 60647 10:00pm - 12:00am Panel starts at 11:00pm sharp Ages 21 + to enter Hosted by VISUAL Music by Shon Roka x Illanoiz Follow & contact us to get booked (FB) /HelloHipHop (IG): @Hello_HipHop (T): Hello_HipHop (SC) HelloHipHop We are live every Wednesday. Our mission is to re-introduce you to a sense of culture in the Hip Hop scene in Chicago by bringing you events that feature polished veterans, up & coming talent & everyone in between. We are dedicated to connecting a diverse crowd of people, so we can all build ... Oh yeah and we wanna party! If you would like to perform or DJ at a future event we would prefer that you come out to one of our events and experience what we do but you can also send an email with a press kit or links to music video to HelloHipHop@ymail Visit us http://www.facebook.com/HelloHipHop
Shon Roka (pronounced Shaun Roca) the DJ also known as Shaun Ortega was born on the west-side of Chicago. He started gaining fame as a bboy in 1991 and later became a member of a well known crew called the BRICKHEADZ. He would perform for such artist and events such as The Roots, KRS One, Immortal Technique, Dougie Fresh, Common, Rhymefest, Cypress Hill, Pharoah Monch, Nas, Diddy, Mariah Carey, Taste of Chicago, Lollapolooza, Looptopia, B96 Summer Bash just to name a few. The BRICKHEADZ also won many breakin' competition nationally and internationally. While Shon Roka was being active as a bboy he was working on his craft of being a DJ. DJing for w/ Nike, Jordan, Under Armour, Adidas, Vans, Uprise (Chicago) Skateshop for numerous in-stores, sporting events, galleries and corporate outings. Also Shon Roka is a resident DJ post Covid in Chicago at McGee's, Tantrum, Imbibe and Harbee's. While being a DJ, he has been teaching music production and the Art of Skateboarding through Maggie Daley's After School Matters. Also known as Gallery 37. For more information contact via email.