TorC Brewing Co Mural Las Cruces, New Mexico covid2020
CESCHI RAMOS is a rapper and singer from Connecticut who has been hopping genres and spilling guts for the better part of two decades. He has been seen outside venues at 3am in Germany playing an acoustic guitar and singing to people that didn’t want the show to end. He has written poems to fans from behind bars whilst locked up on bogus marijuana charges. He has suffered a spiral fracture of the humerus while arm wrestling a marine in Hawaii. He has recorded with and toured alongside some of independent rap music’s most influential figures, including Sage Francis, Busdriver and Astronautalis. He has been in bands described as hardcore, crunk rap, lo-fi synth pop, Latin progressive and psych-jazz-rap. He has crafted abstracted and personal narratives mining the depths of depression and heights of hope. He has slept on countless floors when hotels weren’t in the touring budget and lost girlfriends and jobs all for the love of creating and performing.
LIVE ART BY
BASTARD BUCKET ART SHOW
Art from over 20 artists from the southwest region that are still on “vacation” and have not yet picked up these beautiful pieces. So come out and help them find homes or claim and try to sell them! There are over 100 pieces!
Sending prayers with my family SkiZero, Canyon, Shawna and Patience! Painting in Solidarity with Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and The Sacred Stone Camp in North Dakota protecting sacred rivers and sites from a oil pipeline that threatens their future. Also bringing water awareness to our Mesilla Valley Community!
Barricade Culture Shop proudly presents Luck&Lana DJ Nykon. all the way from the Best Coast! Bring that #FutureOldSchool feel of #HipHopRoots and #Technolotree grown sound for your head holes….
Support from #SouthwestSamurai and #FreeRange Femcee A. Billi Free and #homegrowNM beat brewer Logan Howard aka latenightloki ~~ Turntable cactus needles will be blasting good tunes by Danny Lucero aka #DJNervous
LIVE ART by Saba Wear
Bring Your Own T-Shirt for a exclusive 1-time event screenprint.
7pm-8pm OPEN MIC
Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1043244589076614/
This year will kick off with an Indigenous perspective about ARROWSOUL at the 3rd annual IWOK conference on
THURSDAY May 5th, 2016 held at New Mexico State University.Guest Speakers, Live art and Hip Hop performances
More info TBA…
FRIDAY May 6th @ 5PM will be the gallery opening for PICTOGRAFF: The Art of Warprayer at The Branigan Cultural Center and Museum in downtown Las Cruces. Works by ILASH, RELEASE, WOAR 2 and many more New Mexico based artists.
SATURDAY… May 7th @ 9AM – 2PM will continue with PICTOGRAFF’s Live Art showcase outside the Museum of Art during the Farmers and Crafts Market with Mural installation by participating artists.
*Selected walls throughout Las Cruces will be painted by local and visiting artists all day.
SATURDAY EVENING May 7th 5PM – 11PM
ILLEGAL? ART SHOW & BATTLE @ Barricade Culture Shop
Gallery Opening / Reception
DJ’s & Live Performances TBA
STREET SKATE COMP
*for battles and walls contact Saba Wear
Barricade Culture Shop is proud to announce “The Southwest Coast Tour” featuring World Class Hip Hop Artists from the coast to the desert. Kickin the night off with DJ PERVEE of Faceless, LIVE ARROWSOUL ART by VELA, SKI-ZERO, REP1, FOOLISH91 and SKATE COMP for a NEW DECK will start at 6PM NAVAJO TACO & FRYBREAD SALE ALL AGES $10 or Bring a Spray Paint Can+$5 (Can will be donated to arrowsoul artists) LIVE SCREEN PRINTING by SabaWear GALLERY ART BY Crook Live Body Painting Art by Anahy Nunez RSVP….https://www.facebook.com/events/841285445955541/
Why do we care about things?
In early 2014 I was contacted by the Rev. Erik, Coming out of Washington D.C. He was visiting El Paso and had some time to come out and learn some screen printing and check out the West End Art Depot. So we linked up and had a really good conversation! Because one person in the conversation was clear across the country, Osa…