Friday, June 9, 2017
Soundset 2017 | Official Recap Video
We celebrated the 10th annual Soundset Festival with over 35,000 in attendance on Sunday, May 28th, 2017 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 Brazil, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and more... Thank you to all the fans and 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. If you were there, relive the experience, and leave a comment to let us know what your favorite moment of the day was. And if you didn't make it out this year, take note of all the exciting things you missed. Either way, enjoy! Soundset 2017 | Official Recap Video In regards to the schedule changes and cancellations, read more here: http://soundsetfestival.com/the-show-... We hope to see you ALL next year! One more thing! If you attended Soundset this year, we need your input to make next year even better! Complete a brief 2-minute survey about your experience, tell us who you want to see perform next year, and we'll give you a 20% discount code for Soundset merchandise and related artist items at Fifth Element, PLUS a chance to win FREE TICKETS to Soundset 2018! Tell us about your experience now: http://bit.ly/ss17survey Video Production Crew: 1Light Films Production: http://www.1Lightfilms.com Director Producer: Andrew Melby Producer: Stevie Kane Coordinator: Ashley Cook Festival DP: Jake Gardner Interview DP: Victor Rukavina Camera Op: Ben Myrick Camera Op: Reggie Henderson Camera Op: Adam Olson Camera Op: Blake Higgins DIT & Recap Editor: Sam Kaiser PA: Ben Krupa PA: Jack Wiese Interview Sound: Brian Beneke Live Sound Rec: Avey Sadowski and team Fan Interview: Patrick McMahill Fan Interview: Mike Ross POV Fan Experience: Noah Puckett Aerial Work by: North Star Aerial MOVI Operator: Patrick Meehan MOVI AC: Thomas Vandendolder Featured music: "Supercell" instrumental by Aesop Rock. From the full-length album, "The Impossible Kid" https://rse.lnk.to/aesoptik
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.