HOUSEPITALITY ft. MR. V & MARISSA GUZMAN - A NextAid Benefit & Birthday Bash!
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 7:00 PM - Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 2:00 AM
( ( (((H O U S E P I T A L I T Y ))) ) ) in association with NextAid are proud to present a Housepitality like no other: a combined benefit, remix album release party, and birthday bash all in one, featuring performances by:
::MR. V:: (Sole Channel | New York)::
::MARISSA GUZMAN (Juicy Lucy | Detroit, SF)::
::FIL LATORRE (Housepitality, Staple | SF)::
::SEÑOR OZ (Afrolicious | SF)::
::DJ SAID (Fatsouls Records | SF):
::DJ TOMAS SF (Umoja Hi-Fi, Voltage Music )
This party is more than just a benefit: we will also be celebrating the Joy Road remix album release--and birthday!--of talented musician/producer MARISSA GUZMAN, who has long been a close friend and Housepitality family member.
With special extended hours, (7pm-2am), this event is not only dedicated to the good of music and celebratory cheer, it is also a night about channeling positive energy from the dance floor to NextAid’s sustainable development projects in Africa.
The evening will begin with a professional industry mixer and silent auction fundraiser, featuring complimentary cocktail and world rhythms selected by veteran music writer DJ Tomas (Umojoa Hi-Fi, Voltage Music), followed by FIl Latorre then Marissa Guzman (Juicy Lucy Records), and Mr. V (Sole Channel Music).
In the Groove Lounge, we’re presenting an Afro-Rhythms with Señor Oz of Afrolicious,, DJ Said (Fatsouls Records- SF), and DJ Tomas SF continuing his rhythm from the main room.
Pre-sale ticket includes 1 cocktail and the opportunity to participate in an interactive auction!
First 20 people receive a CD!
AUCTION ITEMS INCLUDE:
-SF MusicTech Summit Admission Pass for Oct 9 www.sfmusictech.com/
-Tickets to Rob Garza/Afrolicious party Saturday (August 18) + FIVE CDs From ESL/Afrolicious/Happy Rabbit
-Haircut by SF Favorite House Favorite Stylist Samera at Samitra www.samitarsalon.com
-Pyramind Online - One Music Productoin Class (Ableton, Pro Tools, Logic or Reason) www.pyramind.com
-Dining In The Dark -Mystery Monday Dinner for 2 at Opaque (689 McAllister Street) http://sf.darkdining.com/
-Four-Course Dinner for 2 at Supperclub San Francisco www.supperclub.com
-Women’s Urbane Jacket from NAU (Sustainable clothing) www.nau.com
NextAid is an LA-based nonprofit organization that harnesses the power of electronic dance music culture to music to support young entrepreneurs in urban centers in Africa, with a specific focus in Nairobi. Currently, funds raised are going toward the completion of the ecological construction of the Kawangware Vision Centre, a workshop housing a youth-led business enterprise in one of Nairobi's most neglected communities. More Info: http://www.nextaid.org/
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