Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Doc Illingsworth | Everhard | Official Video
Doc ILLingsworth is a Detroit producer and MC who has operated in the city’s underground for years, both solo and collaborating with the likes of Open Mike Eagle and Clear Soul Forces. His discography is lengthy, if not well known – but in November it was significantly strengthened by the release of his debut solo album, Worth The Wait. All instrumental, it was released by hometown hero HouseShoes’ Street Corner Music label. ‘Everhard’ is the first visual from the album, directed by B.Damon for Aux Cinema. Find out more about HouseShoes and Street Corner Music in our recent feature. Check out our full video catalog: http://www.factmag.com/tv/ Subscribe to FACT TV on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/Factmagazine Videos, daily editorial and more: http://www.factmag.com Facebook: http://fb.com/FACTmagazine Twitter: https://twitter.com/FACTmag Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/factmag Instagram: http://instagram.com/factofficial
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.