Junkyard Empire Rebellion Politik CD release event with special guest Dahr Jamail, plus Carnage, Guante, and Samosa

Friday, September 4, 2009 - 9:00pm
7:00pm
$10.00
$12.00

Join politically-charged hip-hop group Junkyard Empire as they celebrate the release of their EP Rebellion Politik, with help from their friends, including independent dissident journalist Dahr Jamail.

"The music is wild, off-the-hook chops playing tasty and tight, spacey stuff. The rapping is articulate, hard-hitting social commentary—prose-poetry, actually. "(Dwight Hobbes, TC Daily Planet)

Tickets are on sale now from the Cedar Ticketline (612-338-2674 ext 2), Cedar outlets, and online at Ticketweb.

 

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