Wishing all of you a safe, productive and amazing 2013!
Out on December 3, We Love Detroit includes a disc each from Derrick May and Jimmy Edgar. Predictably, May focuses on early innovators (John Beltran, Carl Craig) while Edgar opts for his contemporaries (Kyle Hall, Lando Kai).
Jeff Mills is among the world’s most-coveted DJs and producers in electronic music. His music incorporates themes of space travel, technology and the cosmos that shapes the form and the sensory effects. JM is celebrating the twentieth anniversary of Axis Records with a series of unique performances. To commemorate the anniversary, the label has released a 320-page limited edition book detailing the art, culture and music associated with his music.
Grab Your Dancing Shoes… Get Your Backpacks Ready… Let’s go!!
The 7th Annual SCP/UR Backpack Music Festival will be held @ New Center Park 2929 W. Grand Blvd. Saturday, August 4 and Sunday, August 5, 2012 from Noon to Midnight.
ALL AGES WELCOME!
Price of admission:
With the donation of a Backpack and school supplies = $10
Without these items the cost of admission = $20.
For Children 12 years old and under the price of admission is =$1.00
Discounts for High School Students 13 yrs-17yrs w/ID=$5
Discount for Teachers w/ ID=$10
GET YOUR PRE-SALE TICKETS AND
VIP PACKAGES at WANTTICKETS.COM:
This year will be BIGGER than ever! Infusing the community with electronic music, visual arts, civic duty, and Detroit pride!
Your donations will be helping children in need through these organizations/schools:
Michigan Transplant Kids – Camp Michitanki
COTs/Peggy’s Place – Women’s and Children’s Shelter
Rhonda Walker Foundation
Bagley Elementary School
Maybury Elementary School
Evergreen/Lasher – 7 Mile and 8 Mile Community Council
Homes For Black Children
Nolan Prepatory School of Excellence
SCP/UR-Backpacking For Success will feature the founders and innovators of electronic music:
Galaxy 2 Galaxy
Stacey “Hot Waxx” Hale
DJ Jay Daniel
Kero & Annie Hall
and many other talented DJs and Artists.
For more event information visit: