The Far Rockaway NYC emcee Shiesty L of 3rd Society Entertainment has just agreed to perform a live set at La Soul Renaissance Harvest Part III featuring Erik Andrade with the Overflowing Cup Project Band, open mic, and more to be announced . The event is FREE with no cover charge and is a 21+ event.
The addition of Shiesty L to the line up is an absolute blessing and will undoubtedly ensure this a show you do not want to miss. Shiesty L’s new video “Black Mongol” off his acclaimed “Barbaric Musik” mixtape was shot on location in New Bedford Massachusetts. The video was released on Martin Luther King’s Birthday and has already recieved nearly 4,000 views. The mixtape itself has recieved tremendous online support with over 25,000 views – 10,000 streams – and 4,000 downloads. (available here.)
“Black Mongol” was produced by New Bedford resident producer Shawn Rudolph and was filmed on location in New Bedford at the Frederick Douglass Mural, The Cultural Book Mural, and Fort Taber. The video also features New Bedford creative artist, poet, community organizer Erik Andrade of La Soul Renaissance.
Shiesty L recently performed and provided testimonial at Black Lives Matter New Bedford‘s Community Teach-In as part of La Soul Renaissance’s contribution to the movement. Shiesty L’s personal experience with police brutatlity coupled with his powerful performance of his viral self affirmation hit “I Am Somebody” helped create a successful event.
The La Soul Renaissance Harvest III Show is on Saturday February 7th, 2015 from 10 pm – 1 am at No Problemo 813 Purchase Street, New Bedford Ma, 21 + and FREE with zero cover charge!