Laura Mvula completely captures us with this winsome cover of Michael Jackson’s “Human Nature.”
denitia and sene release a hypnotic video for their lulling “breath. dream. scream.”
Copenhagen based duo Okapii freshen things up with this synth pop tune called “Don’t Mind The Rain.” Definitely getting slight Quadron vibes here.
It’s wonderful to see such a great response as the night promises to feature the finest neo-soul, hip-hop, and electronic beats along with flavors of Latin, Jazz, and opera. Led by enigmatic songwriter, vocalist and guitarist Nai Palm, Hiatus Kaiyote have been gaining popularity and support from renowned artists such as Questlove, Miguel, Erykah Badu. If you don’t know about them already, stream a track from their debut EP Tawk Tomahawk below.
Also joining us is critically-acclaimed psych/soul duo CharlieRED (Rocki Evans & producer Cobaine Ivory) who have been making major waves on- and off-line, and catching the ears of Tastemakers such as Ali Shaheed Muhammad. Be sure to check out their new EP Religion (free download) for a taste of what’s to come.
Giant Step Presents Hiatus Kaiyote w/ CharlieRED
New York, this is our first party of 2013 and we hope to see you there! That’s My Ish, the monthly party of Ali Shaheed Muhammad is back tonight in Brooklyn at Paper Box.
Join us for a supreme set with the legendary A Tribe Called Quest DJ and DJ Beetle. Expect the finest in hip hop, classics, soul, and funk for your dancing pleasure.
That’s My Ish! with Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Powered By Giant Step
Thursday, January 17th
Paper Box – 17, Meadow Street Brooklyn NY,
Doors: 10:00 PM /$5 Before 11 PM; $8 after 11PM.