Los Angeles.. we invite YOU and the rest of the world.. to a true Gathering
of the Minds.
THE LOS ANGELES - BEAT SWAP MEET
Sunday after-noon July 11, 2010
Grandstar Jazz Club (Chinatown)
943 N Broadway - Los Angeles CA 90012
FREE W/ CANNED GOOD (Home Before Anyplace)
This is an All Ages event - Casual drinking for the 21+
Over 35 Invited Vendors & Collectors, Buying Selling & Trading Records from
all over The World.
BLUES - DISCO - FUNK - HIP HOP - JAZZ - PUNK - REGGAE - ROCK
- SOUL - WORLD
Over 25 Real DJ's spinning 12's & 45's.. some that are even for sale:
Abel | AC The PD | Charlie Rock | Chikaramanga |
Clenz Roc | C-Los | Counterstryke
DP Sound | Expo | Gabe Real | Jawa | Kidriz | Kiwamu
Omae | Listen Recovery Crew | Omid | Platurn | Pryvet Peepsho
| Raichous | Valtron | 671
3 Areas of Music.. Records For Sale.. & Conversations Awaiting..
Downstairs: Hosted by Odds (Bpandodds.com, Jupitersciples)
An all 45's extravaganza.. Live DJ's share rare selections from there 7 inch
collections. Reputable vendors from both Buena Park & Pasadena record swaps
setup here, amongst a few dozen other invited vendors, in the likes of a
different atmosphere (for once). Bar available for the grown..
Upstairs: Hosted by L.Scatterbrain (Zulu Nation, Foundation Funkollective)
Some of Hip-Hop's living legends reside upstairs, selling records & spinning
them of course. And can't forget sampling them. BSM #10 will host our first
'producer invitational' for lack of better words. 8 Invited producers will
be showcasing recently created tracks, some as recent as that very moment.
All hardware, no laptops, no CD's, full set-up on stage.
- Beautiful Kalamari
- Dibiase (http://www.myspace.com/diabolic1)
- Immortal Fader Fyters (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DaNu6ZVw-YQ)
- Remode (http://www.myspace.com/djremode)
- Woool (http://www.myspace.com/rawtradebeatz)
Outside: Hosted by Listen Clothing & Rock Steady Crew
Features a vendor village of boundary pushing designers, brands that they have
created, and the people who love to look fresh. Live DJ's spin only vinyl
and the place is decorated with clothing & record vendors. Record-inspired
art, every culture in the world in one city, & the fresh California Sun
peaking in between the Chinatown buildings.. reminds you why you Love LA.
Celebrate 10 Years w/ Listen Clothing & don't miss BSM's 1st official B-boy
competition hosted by Rock Steady Crew.
Journey off with Listen Recovery DJ's as they take you around the world,
right here in LA. (Listenrecovery.com)
Live Performances by:
- Adrian Younge & The Black Dynamite Sound Orchestra (Wax Poetics Records)
- Balance and The Traveling Sounds
- ESQ & Chikaramanga (Tres Records)
And of course, can't forget.. THE KITCHEN IS ALWAYS OPEN.. "Rapper's
The Los Angeles Beat Swap Meet...This Sunday
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