TIME AND PLACE:
Doors: 10am – 6pm
32-37 Cowper Street
www.xoyo.co.uk / www.owerko.com
While in Tokyo in 2001, photographer Lyle Owerko found a mint late-seventies Victor JVC at an outdoor market. Having already been a collector, his hunt began for more rare and obscure models. Beloved by rappers, b-boys, dancers, political protestors, and punks, a siren call to gather and dance, the boombox reminds us of when music was a collective experience and the street was a club. Owerko spent years collecting and photographing a remarkable set of vintage boomboxes, resulting in an arresting, unexpected photoseries of these cult objects.
The Boombox Project: The Machines, The Music, and The Urban Underground, featuring a introduction by Spike Lee. This is the first time the full exhibition will be on public display in the UK.
Time to bust your best moves!
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TIME AND PLACE
Doors: 4pm – 1am
@ 93 Feet East,
150 Brick Lane,
Entry: Guestlist Free before 8pm, £5 after (£7 non-guestlist)
To take advantage of the summer months, 93 Feet East are going from 4pm throughout the summer so you can start early! There is a gorgeous courtyard serving up a BBQ and cocktails with live acoustic performances.
From 7pm it all kicks off inside with b-boys, free face art plus outrageous live visuals and free fun stuff. Bangers & Mash djs James Theaker (NME), Jimmy Napes & 7oel will be on the decks rocking the party the way only they know how spinning Hiphop, Dubstep, Electro, Indie, Rock N Roll, Old Skool Beats, Ska & Funk plus good old Disco tunes your gran would love.
There will be 6 amazing bands playing:
- Burning Condors
- Shout Of Timber
- The Paparazzi
- Scarlett Lapidus
- Mayfly Trio
- No Climate.
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