Vancouver's Community-Driven Concert Calendar

  Bookmark and Share

Event Archive - 604 Hip Hop Expo 2005 w/: Lyrics Born, K'naan, Mike Relm, Zion I, Pigeon John, Joya Velarde, Shortee Blitz

Sun. September 18th 2005 9pm The Commodore Ballroom (No Minors) 9pm
$25+

Lyrics Born

One of the most critically acclaimed and best-selling independent hip-hop artists of this era, Lyrics Born is not the type to sit still. While recording his fourth solo album, completing new projects, and making decisions at Quannum Projects, he still averaged over 150 sold-out shows a year. He's a whirlwind. His breakthrough solo debut, Later T... more info

K'naan

Who We Are LAND OF THE BEGINNING I am going to attempt to convey the complexity of who my people are as simple as the subject permits. With straight forward language, facts and myth. I will assume you understand the reasons for the prior two by why "myth"? Because it is the morals in myth, and the message in a proverb, that orders to shape an... more info

Mike Relm

After forming the Turntable Terrorist duo in 1995, this San Francisco-based scratchmaster has climbed ever higher in the charts as a world-caliber turntablist. Having worked with everyone from Streak, Blackalicious and Meshell Ndegeocello to Money Mark and the Yerba Buena All Stars, Relm is one of the reigning stars of the turntable real... more info

Zion I

This trio of genre-bender pride has made a name for itself on the Bay Area scene by successfully mixing spiritualism and hip-hop. Oakland's MC Zion and DJ/producer Amp Live blend hip-hop and trip-hop beats with lyrics focused on a message of unity, hope, and spiritual awareness. After a couple of indie hits, the trio slowly made inroads while openi... more info

Pigeon John

THE PIGEON JOHN STORY Pigeon John hails from sunny Southern California, Inglewood to be exact. It's easy to assume his signature blend of wit, charisma and undeniable stage presence is a fortunate gift (and it is), but let's be real. Everyone starts somewhere. Pigeon John cut his teeth in the early 90s at the legendary Good Life Cafe, spitting r... more info
[Upload Show Photos]  //   [Add Video]  //   [Upload Poster]

Submit info on this show to our admins