Sultry & Sweet Music Series Promises Grammy-Nominee, Isis Storm, & Area Artists

24 Nov

PROVIDENCE, RI – On Saturday, November 27, from 7-10 PM at State Ultra Lounge in Providence, join Washington DC-based Grammy-nominated musician and progressive hip hop artist, Christylez Bacon for his special return to Providence, RI.  He’ll be performing alongside New England Urban Music award nominee and jazz vocalist Michelle Cruz, and me, Reza Clifton (Reza Rites / Venus Sings / DJ Reza Wreckage), Diversity in the Media award-winning producer and co-founder of the female artist collective, Isis Storm.  Bacon performed in RI in January 2010 as part of Funda Fest, an annual festival organized by the Rhode Island Black Storytellers.

Saturday, November 27 will also include poetry and an introduction by Isis Storm co-founder, local hip hop femcee and recording artist, 5th Elament.  It is part of a two-day music series at State Ultra Lounge titled “Sultry & Sweet,” a concept created by Clifton that debuted earlier this year – also at State.  This time around, the first day of the series falls on the day after Thanksgiving, Friday November 26, and performers scheduled to attend include local poets and hip hop artists who will team up with two area house music dj’s for a night when “House Music Meets Spoken Word Poetry.”

HOUSE MUSIC MEETS SPOKEN WORD POETRY…
A Sultry and Sweet Night of Outstanding Poetry
With Venus Sings, Isis Storm, Rudy Cabrera and Ryk McIntyre

Friday, November 26, 2010
7-10 PM
State Ultra Lounge
1 Throop Alley
Providence, RI 02903

$5 in advance
$7 at the door

Enjoy a night of outstanding poetry with a diverse group of spoken word poets and hip hop artists well-known in the state and region for their lyricism, imagery, and emotional performances: Rudy Cabrera, Ryk McIntyre, and Isis Storm featuring B-mor 7, Monsurat Ottun, DJ Reza Wreckage and other Special Guests.

PLUS, DJ’s OSHEEN & DUPE bringing Providence for the FIRST TIME EVER a collaboration between House Music and Spoken Word!!!!!

Info/Tickets/Sponsorships:
(web) http://www.VenusSings.com
(email) singsvenus@gmail.com
(phone) 401-497-5246

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A Sultry and Sweet Night of Outstanding Music
With Venus Sings, Michelle Cruz, and Christylez Bacon
Plus Opening Performance by 5th Elament

Saturday, November 27, 2010
7-10 PM
State Ultra Lounge
1 Throop Alley
Providence, RI 02903
$5 in advance
$7 at the door

Join Washington DC-based Grammy-nominated musician and progressive hip hop artist, Christylez Bacon alongside New England Urban Music award nominee and jazz vocalist Michelle Cruz, and Diversity in the Media award-winning producer, Venus Sings/DJ Reza Wreckage for a night of outstanding music in a sultry and sweet atmosphere. Plus poetry and introduction by local hip hop femcee and recording artist, 5th Elament.

Info/Tickets/Sponsorships:
(web) http://www.VenusSings.com
(email) singsvenus@gmail.com
(phone) 401-497-5246

Want More information?

1. Listen to the archive of yesterday’s edition of Sonic Watermelons on BSR (Brown Student & Community Radio). Presented by Venus Sings & Isis Storm, some of show included details and special interview footage to get you ready for this weekend’s show, as well as music from several Sultry & Sweet Artists: http://bsrlive.com/bsr_archives/listen.php?d=2010%2F11%2F22&p=361904&q=32

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2. Sonic Watermelons on BSR
(Brown Student & Community Radio)
BONUS EDITION

Thursday, November 25, 2010
THANKSGIVING
9-10 PM
Presented by Venus Sings & Isis Storm

Hear it live or archived: http://www.bsrlive.com
Contact: http://www.IsisStorm.com, http://www.VenusSings.com
Studio phonelines: 401-863-9277

>>>>> THIS JUST IN (November 26): Find the link to the audio archive of the Thanksgiving show by visiting http://www.bsrlive.com or click here to listen.

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