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Beat Swap Meet 12/09/2012

BSM_Winter12_PRINT-ABEdit2(image taken from BeatSwapMeet website)

I know it’s been about five months, but I have returned and with good news!  Beat Swap Meet is back in LA for December and they are bringing some fire for the holidays.  Check out the listed information below (provided from their website – http://beatswapmeet.com/ai1ec_event/beat-swap-meet-19/?instance_id=27)

Sunday afternoon December 9th, 2012

Entrance is Free with a Canned Good. As the holidays approach, weather gets colder, even more is in need. Lets do what we can as a music community to let our vibrations be heard. Please bring at least 1 canned good to donate to the cause.
B E A T – S W A P – M E E T
L O S – A N G E L E S (#19)Beat Swap Meet is a celebration of vinyl culture. It’s a history lesson for present day truth seekers, a gathering of the minds. Over 45 Invited Record Collectors & Dealers from all over the West Coast, Buy Sell & Trade: Blues, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Latin, New Wave, Psych, Punk, Rap, Reggae, Rock, Soul, and World 12′s LP’s & 45′s on VINYL.

6 Music Areas + DJ’s spin rare selections from their record collections + Producers & Bands Perform Live + B-boys & B-girls Get Free + Open Cut Session + Dozens of music related vendors selling Clothing, Art, Handmade Jewelry, & more.

Live Performances by:

B I G – P I M P – J O N E S
(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEs7VqEqxpw)

J U N G L E – F I R E
(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KX1U8eJEhdo)

+

THE PRODUCER INVITE – Sponsored by Monster Energy
Live Performance, All Hardware, No Laptop’s, No CD’s

– Record Sampling Workshop w/ Instructor, ASTERIX
– P.O.S.E. CREW
– CAZAL ORGANISM (Zzyzzx, Delicious Vinyl)
– ELUSIVE (Arts and Crafts LA)
– RADIUS (Beyond Luck/Chicago)

DJ sets by: Abel, AC The PD, Analog, Carmen, Charlie Rock, Curse, Darrell D, Filiblunt, Funk Freaks, Gabe Real, The Handroidz, Inform, Issue, Jawa, Kiwamu Omae, K Ozz, Listen Recovery, Lu-Man, Lord Ron, Lotus Pedal, Lu-Man, Mean Mr. Mustard, Millhouse, 671, Supa Kay, Tasko, Thirdrail, & others TBA.

Local Shops & Designers + the brands they’ve created; Celebrate a No Corporate Christmas and shop all your gifts directly from the artists and creators:

Beat Club Co-Op, Delicious Vinyl, The Deuce, Fire Foxiness, Good Life Roots, Graffroots, Hip Hop Philosophy, Ill Street Blues, Listen Clothing, Los Undergods Mexicanos, Mind Funk, Mix and Blend, Mixwell, Native Sol, Raw Kulture, Sticky Rick’s, 2nd Wnd, Stokyo, Ubiquity Records, Woven Culture, and many others.

Historic Chinatown Plaza

943 N Broadway Ave
Los Angeles CA 90012
12noon-6pm
Entrance is Free w/ Canned Good
Casual Drinking for the 21+
For more info: www.facebook.com/BeatSwapMeet

Beat Swap Meet 4 Year Anniversary

(image taken fromhttp://beatswapmeet.com/)

(note:  info taken directly from their website)

Celebrating 4 Years Strong.. Sunday March 11th, 2012

Literally Tons of Records for Buy & Trade, Outdoor Vendor Village with Dozens of Artists & Designers + the brands they’ve created, B-boy & girl Competition, Live Performance by 2Mex, Buyepongo, and many others. Open Cut Session, Producer Invite Upstairs, Kids Arts & Crafts outside, Bar Available for the 21+ and sooo much more.

Over 45 Invited Collectors & Dealers, Selling Records from all over the world.
Blues, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Metal, Psych, Punk, Rap, Reggae, Rock, Soul, & World – 12″ & 45 Records.

Resident DJ’s share rare selections from their record collections..

ABEL | AC THE PD | ANALOG | CHARLIE ROCK | CHIKARAMANGA
CLENZ ROC | CURSE | DANNY HOLLOWAY | DWENZ | EARLY WORM
FLOW | GABE REAL | GAZOO | JAWA | KIDRAGON | KID RIZ | KIWAMU OMAE
LISTEN RECOVERY CREW | LORD RON | LU-MAN | RAICHOUS | VAL | 671

Mixmats Special Guest DJ & 1st-time Record Vendor:
DJ REVOLUTION (World Famous Wake Up Show)

FOR THE TRUE RECORD COLLECTORS:
Vendors arrive as early as 9am for setup, we have Breakfast available & Coffee too, courtesy of Corazon de Jah, and local Chinatown cafes. Spend your Sunday under the California Sun.

Outdoor Vendor Village featuring Dozens of Artists & Designers + the Brands They’ve Created..

Live Performances by;

  • LA’s very own, 2MEX
  • Live Band, BUYEPONGO

BEAT CLUB CO-OP – COLLECTIVE CHANGE – EL MERKADO NEGRO
THE DEUCE – FIRE FOXINESS – F STUDIOS – GOOD LIFE ROOTS
HIP HOP PHILOSOPHY – ILL STREET BLUES – LISTEN
LIVING DEVINE VINTAGE – MANDA LANDA – MIND FUNK – MUZ WEAR
NATIVE SOL – PEACE IMAGES – POUND YOUR CHEST
RAW KULTURE – RED HAUTE BOX – STICKY RICKS – THE X LABEL
TWO TREE DESIGNS – UNIQUE CUSTOM – WEST KING
WOVEN CULTURE – X IS THE WEAPON
(and many more TBA)

Artists paint live.. Spontaneous drum circles.. Children ciphering.. !?!?

Resident Chef (&DJ), MIGHTY JUNEBUGG, & her Rapper’s Delight catering crew will be on hand with your favorite foods you can only find at Beat Swap Meet.

Resident Barber (&MC/DJ/Producer), SNAGNETO, fixing wigs all day, go home looking fly.

Get your broken Turntable or MPC fixed!
That’s right, we have onsite music-mechanics that will send your equipment home repaired.

Open Cut Session, Hosted by DJ Jawa & friends.

B-boys & Girls get down to there favorite grooves. It’s one thing to collect records, but can you dance to’ em?

Beat Swap Meet’s Official
PRODUCER INVITE – Sponsored by Monster Energy

All Hardware, No Laptop’s, No CD’s.

Hosted by
L.SCATTER (Zulu Nation / Foundation / Project Blowed)

Live Performance by FREE MORAL AGENTS

Also Featuring,

  • Q&A with IKEY OWENS (Free Moral Agents, The Mars Volta, Sublime)
  •  DJ DEFAULT x BREEZE (Featuring Pawz One)
  • LA MIXMASTER aka DEE JAY RALPH M (Funkdoobiest)
  • RUFIO (Live At The Dojo, Sacramento)
  • STUCKINTHETREES (Rebels To The Grain)
  • and others TBA

Sponsors:
www.MonsterEnergy.com

Beat Swap Meet 09/11/2011

(taken from http://beatswapmeet.com/)

I know it’s the 10th Anniversary of 09/11, but going down in downtown LA:

BEAT SWAP MEET #15
Downtown Los Angeles

12pm – 6pm
Sept 11, 2011
Entrance is Free w/ Canned Good, a billion dollars w/out.

Grandstar Jazz Club
943 N. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Every Beat Swap Meet,
we host our Producer Invite exclusively up-stairs.

Don’t miss out.  For more info:  http://beatswapmeet.com/