Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Mr. Green 2018 Recap ft. Westside Gunn and 緑
What a year. I dropped 15 7” records with 35 different covers and an EP with Westside Gunn. Also my series with Sam Lipman-Stern #livefromthestreets started airing on Noisey again. Latest episodes below video. - Green Link: Medellin: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=iQ28L8r... Dave East: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=HpEzJYw... Big thank you to everyone who has supported so far. 2019 is gonna be even better. - Green
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.