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Beat Swap Meet #18 June 10th, 2012

(image taken from Beat Swap Meet website)

Going down this Sunday, check out Beat Swap Meet #18 in Downtown Chinatown.  Here’s the info directly from their website – http://beatswapmeet.com/103/la-beat-swap-meet-18-weekend/:

The 18th installment, of one of LA’s most appreciated events..

Literally Tons of Records for Buy & Trade, Outdoor Vendor Village with Dozens of Artists & Designers + the brands they’ve created, B-Girl Competition, Open Cut Session, Producer Invite, Kids Arts & Crafts, Bar Available for the 21+, and sooo much more.

RECORDS | AND EVERYTHING INSPIRED FROM IT

Over 45 Invited Collectors & Dealers, Buying Selling & Trading Records from all over the world. Blues, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Metal, Psych, Punk, Rap, Reggae, Rock, Soul, & World – 12′s, LP’s & 45′s on VINYL.

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Beat Swap Meet friends & family, share rare selections from their record collections..

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

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Beat Swap Meet is a gathering of the minds:
http://vimeo.com/23575735

FOR THE TRUE RECORD COLLECTORS:
Dealers arrive as early as 9am for setup, we have breakfast available & coffee too. Spend your Sunday under the California Sun.

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Outdoor Vendor Village featuring Dozens of Artists & Designers + the Brands They’ve Created.. Clothing, Jewelry, & Music related Art.

2ND WND – BUTTERFLIES & HUMMINGBIRDS – DELICIOUS VINYL
THE DEUCE – DIOSA HEADPIECES – FIRE FOXINESS – F STUDIOS
GOOD LIFE ROOTS – HIP HOP PHILOSOPHY – HIT+RUN
ILL STREET BLUES – LISTEN – LIT UP – LIVING DIVINE VINTAGE
MIND FUNK – MIX AND BLEND – MIXMATS – MUZ WEAR – NATIVE SOL
NENA SOUL FLY – POUND YOUR CHEST – PROJECT BLOWED
STICKY RICKS – THE X LABEL – TWO TREE DESIGNS – UBIQUITY
VIP RECORDS – WOVEN CULTURE – (and many more TBA)

Live Performance outside by:
K E R O
O N E (Bay Area, Plug Label)

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Live Band Performances by,

A Z T L A N
U N D E R G R O U N D

&

F R E E
M O R A L
A G E N T S

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Beat Swap Meet’s Official PRODUCER INVITE
” All Hardware, No Laptop’s, No CD’s. “

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

Featuring,
– SACH (The Nonce) featuring J-SUMBI (Freestyle Fellowship)
– JIZZM
– AC THE PD (Hip Hop Philosophy.com Radio)
– ASPECT ONE

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Invited DJ’s & MC’s will be playing tribute to the Good Life era & Project Blowed, for all the inspiration to our community over the many years.

Hosted by J-SMOOV & L.SCATTER

Featuring,
AWOL ONE — BIG MASS DOG — EXISTEREO — FAXX — JIZZM
J-SUMBI — LA JAY — L.SCATTER — OMID — SACH — TRAY LOC
XOLOLANXINXO — & many others TBA.

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Resident Chef, 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, 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.
+ Thud Rumble’s Dirtstyle Vinyl Challenge:

The Fakshuns crew reunion! Spinning all your favorite break records to get you free. Kids & Queens:
Artists painting live.. Spontaneous drum circles.. Children ciphering.. !?!?

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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 #16

Going down this Sunday, 12/11/2011. at Grand Star Jazz Club in Downtown Chinatown Los Angeles, CA.

More info from their website here –  http://beatswapmeet.com/wordpress/ :

Beat Swap Meet LA returns! Sunday December 11th, for our 16th installment

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 afternoon under the California Sun.. 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 | GABE REAL | JAWA | KIDRAGON | KIWAMU OMAE | LISTEN RECOVERY CREW | LORD RON | LU-MAN | RAICHOUS | VAL | 671

Special Guest DJ set’s by some of LA’s living legends;

  •  ARABIAN PRINCE (1 of NWA’s founding members)
  •  EVIL E (DJ for Ice T)
RECORDS | AND EVERYTHING INSPIRED FROM IT
Over 40 Invited Collectors & Dealers, Selling Records of all sounds,
Blues, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Metal, Psych, Punk, Reggae, Rock, Soul, & World 12″ & 45 Records.Outdoor Street-wear Sale featuring dozens of boundary pushing Designers + the Brands that they’ve created. Christmas shop directly from the artists, join us as we celebrate a No Corporate Christmas.

 

Live Screen Printing by:
The HIT+RUN Crew

www.thehitandrun.com
BEAT CLUB CO-OP – BLOODBATH – CAPOSHI – THE DEUCE – FIRE FOXINESS – FRESH PILE – GOOD LIFE ROOTS – HIP HOP PHILOSOPHY
HIT+RUN – ILL STREET BLUES – LISTEN – LIVING DEVINE VINTAGE – MAJOR MADE – MANDA LANDA – MIND FUNK – NATIVE SOL
PEACE IMAGES – RAW KULTURE – RED HAUTE BOX – SISTAGIRL – STICKY RICKS – THE X LABEL – TWO TREE DESIGNS
WOVEN CULTURE – X IS THE WEAPON – ZANE BAGS

(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.
  • Scratch Manipulations, 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?:
    FRESH AIR BBOY EVENT on Facebook
  • Kids Section, with music inspired Arts & Crafts, Hosted by Woven Culture

Monster Energy Drink
presents
Beat Swap Meet’s Official
PRODUCER INVITE:
All Hardware, No Laptop’s, No CD’s.

Live Performance by Poo Bah Recording Artist:
RAS G
www.poobahrecords.com
 

Performing music off his new record “Spacebase is the Place”, don’t miss this official hometown show.

Also, Live Performance by:
BEAUTIFUL KALIMARI
Performing music off their new independently released 7inch “Eternal Mode”.

Also, Live Performance by:
DIBIASE (Alpha Pup Records)
A sneak preview into his forthcoming limited edition 7inch.

Producer Invite also featuring,

  •  DEMON SLAYER (1st show back from Asia Tour)
  •  MNEMONIC (Cash & Glass)
  •  O-PHRAP (Beat Club Co-op, Beat Fighter Series)

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

Sponsors:
www.MonsterEnergy.com
www.Fusicology.com
www.Subjekt.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/