Hidmo and Hollow Earth Radio are bringing Cuban revolutionary hip hop group Krudas Cubensi to the station’s 21st and Union studio Thursday.
The doors open at 8 p.m., and the show costs $7-$12 (sliding scale) at the door. And, of course, you can listen to the show live online.
More details, from the Facebook event:
the Founders of many things hiphop, feminist, queer people of color, vegan, collective, & revolutionary in Cuba…..
KRUDAS CUBENSI (formerly of Las Krudas)
w/ Gabriel Teodros
& Chocolate Chuck on the 1s & 2s
Hosted by Stephany Koch Hazelrigg
June 14th, Thursday
@ Hollow Earth Radio Station
2018 A E. Union St.
Seattle, WA 98122
Broadcast Live on internet radio. Tune in at www.hollowearth.org
Doors 8pm & Show 8:30pm-11pm
$7-15 cash only at door
buy in advance at brownpapertickets;
Sponsored by Hidmo Entertainment & Hollow Earth
* show in Spanish & English
* Accessibility 1-2 steps when entering the space
For more information:
Luzviminda Uzuri “Lulu” Carpenter
lulucar at gmail dot com
MORE INFORMATION ON KRUDA CUBENSI
Contact Information: [email protected]
Odaymara Cuesta and Olivia Prendes are Cuban Hip Hop MCs, Autonomous Musicians, Poets, Theater Performers representing Womyn, Immigrants, Queer and People of Color Action as a Central Part of World Change. They choose the art as a weapon to fight for rights, for balance, for justice, against oppression. They both born, raised in Cuba and began in the ”Artivism” early in their lives.
-1996: They founded the first vegan and queer activist Art Group in Habana Cuba called Agrupacion de Creacion Alternativa Cubensi, with Llane Alexis Dominguez.
-1999: They form the Hip Hop group Krudas Cubensi in Habana with Odalys Cuesta aka Wanda.
-2000: They founded the Theatre Collectives Giganteria and Tropazancos Cubensi. CH. Cuba.
-2004: They start working as a Hip Hop Duo.
-2005: They form Omegas Kilay, a Womyn Hip Hop Theatre Collective in Havana Cuba with eight more cuban female Hip Hop artists, Dj Leydis, Dj Yary, Danay Suarez, Yanelis aka Nono, Magyory and Eyastefraxis.
-2006 : They migrated to United Statesand now based in Austin Tx International Live Music Capitol.
-2006-2012: They have performing, recording, giving workshops, educating and touring in The Caribbean, North, Central and South America. They bring Cubensi Hip Hop, Funk, Dance Hall, Cumbia, Old School, Mixtapes and New Strongly Beautiful Beats from all around the World with their Amazing Afro Caribbean Rebel Lyrics & Voices to empower the community.
Below is the music video for Krudas Cubensi’s “La Gorda”