Performing Artists (Click on Artist for Reviews and Previews)
$7.00 - $10.00
Rap & Hip/Hop
21 & over
DJ Abilities: Billy Freekin Dee. In the beginning… there were turntables on a hardwood floor. DJ'ing for the first six months was done on the ground with a case of beer. Eventually he got a table a mpc and better. With this betterness he was able to release 2 mixtapes, produce 4 full length albums, win 2 DMC's and play hundreds of shows. He is now combining all of these experiences together to create one performance that you can dance to or sit back and enjoy. or hate. Dj Abilities for 2011.
Dean Risko: Dean Risko was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He and his parents moved to Salt Lake City, Utah when he was 10 years old and it was there that he began to discover his love for music and Hip-Hop. Beginning with the b-boy culture then becoming accustomed to the art of rhyme which finally led to the discovery of his gift to sing and write. Building a name for himself as well as a following he continued to grow and change to become the artist he is today.
Risko has since moved to Los Angeles, California and teamed up with several emerging producers to hone is craft. The result is the “Trouble” EP – the first official release which showcases his singing, rapping and swagger. The “Trouble” EP, was released in Feb 2012, and to date has received critical and fan acclaim alike. The first two videos for “Trouble “and “Headcase” have reached a combined 30k views to date and climbing.
Following the release of the EP, Dean Risko has performed at Boulevard 3 (for The Playmates of Hollywood event), Viper Room, The Roxy and Key Club on the world-famous Sunset Strip and The Satellite in Silverlake. Additionally, he played a sold out show at The Urban Lounge in Salt Lake City, was one of the entertainers on DJ Fresh & Euphonik’s “Oh Ship” and made an appearance on the (Live)5 show on 5FM for an interview/performance .
From touring the USA for various Dance and Music performances including SXSW in Austin Texas, making News appearances, receiving praise from local and international press such as URB.com, Supergoodmusic.com and bpmmag.co.za Dean Risko has made the rounds. Now a seasoned artist with a fierce vision and a dedication to his chosen profession he continues to make waves in the vast ocean called the Music Business.
Kosha Dillz: world class improv artist that has recieved major attention for his dedication to success. He has played every kind of gig,ranging from shows with Rza of the Wu Tang Clan and Matisyahu, to the Legendary Yo gabba Gabba childrens show. He is most known for his ability to improv in front of thousands of people an rap in hebrew and spanish combined