Thursday, August 13, 2009

Wednesday, August 12, 2009


District Six Music & The Academy present...ROOTED Rhythm is based across many genresfeaturingDJ MONI and GE-OLOGY+ birthday celebration for Jesse "The Ichiban Son"(no presents/drinks necessary - just don't ask for guestlist...haha)
DJ MONI (Friends We Love Brownswood Giant Step, NYC)She’s rocked the globe, from France to the Philippines, Tokyo to London alongside artists like Gilles Peterson, Mos Def, Maceo Parker, and Paul McCartney, leaving behind her a trail of scorched dancefloors and smiling faces. With every record she’s touched the DJ, Artist and co-creator of the ever growing, Moni has built a reputation for getting it done with equal parts style and substance. "I love to see sweaty people losing their shit. It’s such a gift." (from Eye Magazine)
GE-OLOGY (DJ / producer / visual artist, NYC)Ge-ology has a historic past, member of four member group "Born Busy" including high school friend Tupac Shakur "MC New York", Ge-ology's production work was the basis for early Tupac recordings. Later co-founding "Dooable Arts" with Matt Reid "Matt Doo", Ge-ology has created graffiti based artwork and illustration for cover art, t-shirt design, magazines, mural and contracted art pieces (with the Barnstormers crew). Ge-ology music endeavors include production for Mos Def, Yukimi Nagano (of Little Dragon), Talib Kweli, Vinia Mojica, Sadat X, Pharoahe Monch, Jem, Mystic, and remixes for Pete Rock and Grand Agent. His recognizable identity through sound, vision and consistency hasn't gone unnoticed, thus resulting in a steady stream of exposure in numerous magazines such as XLR8R, The Fader, Frank 151, Style and Urb.