Saturday, January 11, 2020
Open Cypher Practice! FREE! All Styles Welcome | CHICAGO | Que4
Starting January 14th, 2020 on Tuesday "Open Cypher Practice" All Styles Welcome!!! 7pm - 10pm Que4 (2643 W Chicago Ave) So at a meeting one day DeeCee asked if I could host a open practice at Que4 (2643 W Chicago Ave). So I decide to reach out to some of the crew and other DJs to make it happen. The got in house turntables and a open floor. So we doing it for the dance community in all. FREE to enter, FREE to vibe, event FREE open tables for the first hour so we can vibe on all types of music not just whoever is playing. Feel free to contact me if you trying to DJ one of the Tuesdays! We kicking off the evening with E-DOUBLE of (Phaze II/Cypher Addictz) and then myself representing the BRICKHEADZ! I might get immediately into some All-Styles stuff. Will see!
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.