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.
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
Beat Swap Meet’s Official
All Hardware, No Laptop’s, No CD’s.
Live Performance by Poo Bah Recording Artist:
Performing music off his new record “Spacebase is the Place”, don’t miss this official hometown show.
Also, Live Performance by:
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)
L.SCATTER (Zulu Nation / Foundation / Project Blowed)