Friday, June 1, 2018
Soundset 2018 | Official Recap Video
We celebrated the 11th annual Soundset Festival with over 30,000 in attendance on Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on the Midway, in Saint Paul, MN. Thank you to all those who came out to support, and to everyone who helped make this day a success. From the performing artists, to the working crews, to all of you fans who came from every possible corner of the United States, and from all around the world, including countries like Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Mexico, Norway, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom, and more... Thank you to all the supporters, worldwide! Whether you made it to Soundset this year or not, please take a moment to watch this short recap of all the fun, and enjoy. We hope to see you ALL next year! One more thing! If you attended Soundset this year, we need your help to make next year even better! Take 2 minutes to tell us about your experience, and who you want to see perform next year, for a chance to win FREE TICKETS to Soundset 2019, PLUS a 20% discount code for Soundset merchandise and related artist items that you can use at Fifth Element now. Tell us about your experience now: http://bit.ly/ss18survey Video Shot & Edited by: 1Light Films Production: http://www.1Lightfilms.com Featured Music: "Rain Damage (instrumental)" by Grieves "Andre The Giant (instrumental)" by Prof "Shreds (instrumental)" by Grieves "Love Like Mine (instrumental)" by Prof Connect with Soundset: https://soundsetfestival.com https://instagram.com/soundset https://facebook.com/soundset
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.