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By Seher Sikandar
Giant Step Contributor, Seher Sikandar interviews soul singer Teedra Moses with a special surprise guest at the mid-way point.
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Teedra performed at Yoshi's SF last week and just before the show I got to catch up with her for a bit backstage. Yes, I asked her about where she's been and about her upcoming project. But these days I'm really into just asking artists about themselves, their thoughts, their interests - so I hit her with some of my randoms.
Teedra talks about her favorite feeling to personify, a dream besides music, what was the first song to personally touch her, and all kindsa fun ish you probably haven't heard in another interview.
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Photos from Hex Hector DJing at Hudson #11 this Monday. Peruse the pics and get ready for the next Hudson party, Labor Day weekend with technicolor DJ Scott Hardkiss!
The Beach at Governors Island is not messin' around with their concert line-up this summer! Check out these upcoming events: N.E.R.D & Asher Roth, Lupe Fiasco and Brazillian Girls.
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Day 1: Friday, August 28, 2009
8pm - 4am
Barbara Lynn (The Soul Queen of the Gulf Coast)
Roscoe Robinson (The Baron of Birmingham, AL)
Hermon Hitson (The Georgia Grinder himself)
Friday's artists will be backed by Eli "Paperboy" Reed & The True Loves, playing songs from their
forthcoming LP on Capitol Records between sets.
Day 2: Saturday, August 29, 2009
11am - 5pm, vinyl record & vintage clothing fair, vendors from around the world - No cover!
8pm - 4am
Otis Clay (The Crown Prince of Chicago Soul)
Maxine Brown (The Lovely Lady of New York Uptown Soul)
The Sweet Divines (NYC's Old School Soul Sensation)
Saturday's artists will be backed by The Sweet Divines and the Divine Soul Rhythm Band.