Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Navarro | Modern Mexican Art : Radio Sonido
Modern Mexican Art : Radio Sonido by Navarro Produced by Nascent, Panik, CAMEone and Max Julian Featuring GLC and DJ Scend Executive Produced by Rafael Navarro Jr. and Noe Ramirez Recorded by DocDaMindbenda Mixed and Mastered by Noe Ramirez for CastleRoc Bass on “Feel the Earth Move” by Conor Roe Drums on “Feel the Earth Move” by Ashwin Torke Painting by Ivan Vazquez Art Direction by Rafael Navarro Jr., Ivan Vazquez & Michael Cerda
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.