The Heavy Sound, a collective of artists, DJs and musicians, presents a night of music to raise awareness of diabetes this Wednesday, January 20th. Actor Michael Rapaport is hosting the event with Phife Dawg. As a diabetic, Phife recently received a long-awaited kidney transplant and this event will mark his first appearance in New York City since the surgery.
A fantastic line-up including Ghostface Killah, Jay Electronica, Consequence, Talib Kweli and more will perform at The Knitting Factory in Brooklyn. D-Lyfe is set to DJ for the evening - expect surprise appearances both onstage and in the DJ booth.
Various diabetic support organizations will be on-site and donations are highly encouraged.
Free with RSVP before 11:00pm
$25 after 11pm at door.
21+ w/ valid ID to enter.