The Standard : a monthly music spell…
(Re)Imagine. Living Word.
The First Sunday of every month, beginning May 2, 2010.
The New Parish/ 579 18th Street @ San Pablo
Doors 7 /Show 7:30
$5 before 8p /$10 after
We humbly welcome you to THE STANDARD, a new monthly music series
hosted by The New Parish and The Living Word Project. In one night we add three chapters to Oakland’s talking book…
Ch. 1: NEW WORD SERIES
7pm – 9pm
An Open Mic Battle Royale with $200 awarded to the ONE poet who can get through 3 lightning rounds of competition.
MC’d by Lauren Whitehead and Mona Webb
Ch. 2: OLD TO THE NEW
9pm – 10pm
An invited roster of pre-eminent Bay Area MC’s perform their favorite Old School Classics with the live instrumental expertise of THE PARK.
Featuring CHINAKA HODGE / DAVEED DIGGS /and WONWAY POSIBUL
MC’d by Marc Bamuthi Joseph
Ch. 3: THE WAY YOU MOVE…
10pm – 1am
Music to uplift you, spun by the legendary DJ FUZE and special guests.
All proceeds benefit Youth Speaks.
Check out: www.thenewparish.com