Saturday, November 19, 2016
Night Owl Collective | Akryl | Jazz Bandicoo
Akryl is another new addition to the family. We have been wanting to have a release from him for a long time now and we're very glad to finally introduce you all to him today. His focus is on jazzy hip hop beats and today's track is a prime example of his wonderful sound. - Night Owl Collective Feel Trip, Vol. 2 is a 40-track compilation album, with a new song being released every other day until December 19th. please repost these songs and show support in any way you can to help us spread the love. - Night Owl Collective <3 Artwork by Elijah Hall, Inspired by Simon Eng Follow Akryl: @akrylmusic facebook.com/akrylmusic Listen on Spotify: play.spotify.com/track/5i8YVSNX5DjoDKiM5Y15uf DONATE: nightowlcollective.bandcamp.com/album/fee…rip-vol-2
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.