LSP Picks!

TONIGHT: Behind the Line w/DJ Cleveland Browne & Cyrus

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Every Friday Behind the Line features the coolest kids and great tunes. This Friday while resident Jahsonic is away, DJ Cleveland Browne and Cyrus (Raladara Sounds) will your hosts for the July 4th edition. As always this party is password protected, so click on the link to get the phrase that gets you in.

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LSP Pick: Asheru – “Funky DC” (VIDEO)

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While we still think Hyattsville was robbed, one of our favorite tracks off of Asheru’s Sleepless in Soweto album, “Funky DC” now has a video to go along with its Afrobeat hotness. Featuring the Ballou High School marching band a few more familiar faces, Asheru hits a home run for the hometown.

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Taping of WHUT-TV’s Vocal Point feat. LSP’s Kat (06.24)

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In celebration of Black Music Month, WHUT-TV’s Vocal Point show will feature a panel discussion on the state of Black music from the perspective of consciousness and social awareness. Our very own Kat will be one of the featured panelists wearing hats as both professor and cultural architect. RSVP today to be part of the live studio audience.

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One Mic Conversation: Who is the I? (VIDEO)

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Check out one of four LSP-produced conversations for the 2014 One Mic Festival. In this conversation, panelists discuss the complicated space of sexuality and hip hop, the necessity of shifting the framework and the importance of hip hop as an art and cultural form becoming more representative of its listenership.

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One Mic Conversation: In the Producers’ Studio w/Low Budget Crew (VIDEO)

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Check out one of four LSP-produced conversations for the 2014 One Mic Festival. In this conversation members from PG County’s Low Budget Crew sat down to chat with our version of James Lipton. In this session DJ Stylus chats with Roddyrod, yU, SlimKat and Kaimbr about their production processes and the Low Budget sound. Check the impromptu performances too.

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One Mic Conversation: The State of the U (VIDEO)

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Check out one of four LSP-produced conversations for the 2014 One Mic Festival. In this conversation, panelists reflect on the U Street corridor, the shifts brought on by development and gentrification and the current difficulties of maintaining a cultural voice in an environment of marginalization.

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LSP Pick!: Ladies & Gents…Mumu Fresh (May 14th)

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Maimouna Youssef aka Mumu Fresh reintroduces herself to the world on Wednesday, May 14th at Howard Theatre. DJ Dummy spins and opening set and Ra Brown hosts what is sure to be a fantastic night of artistry and sound. Get your tickets today and spread the word.

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