RSVP for discount entry: http://rootdown.eventbrite.com
FRIDAY APRIL 21
THE ROOT DOWN
Returns for a special family affair!
LA’s legendary True School Hip-Hop, Funk/Soul, Latin & Roots music dance party retunites for a special one-night only family affair! Join us as we take over the Echoplex in Echo Park, bringing you beats, rhymes & funky warm sounds to keep you moving & grooving!
feat. special guest
PRINCE PAUL (DJ, Producer Extraordinaire / NYC)
along with The Root Down Soundsystem
MUSIC MAN MILES
plus RootLounge Patio DJs
INKA ONE (Boombox / Beathackerz)
DJ GAZOO (Subsuelo)
spinning Soul, Funk, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Latin, Breaks & more
Pop-Up Vinyl Sale by
Sending respect to our Root Down brother DJ Sloe Poke who will not be able to join us for this one, but will be with us in spirit!
in loving memory of DJ Dusk Uno
“We got all kinds of flavors for all kinds of people!”
THE ROOT DOWN photobooth will be in full effect! Come catch a pic with you and your friends inside a life size Root Down flyer!
9PM-2AM • 21+
RSVP= $8 before 10:30pm, $12 before midnight
Early arrival is strongly advised!
1154 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Brought to you with support from:
BUDWEISER, DJ EXPO, WALKTALKIN, NANCE ARTE PRODUCTIONS, & FUSICOLOGY
PRINCE PAUL (Paul Huston • born April 2, 1967)
Hailing from Amityville Long Island, Prince Paul began his career as the DJ/Producer for Stetsasonic. Major recognition for Paul came with his work for Native Tongues group De La Soul, having pioneered new sample-heavy production techiniques & inventing the ‘Hip-Hop Skit’. His long standing career also includes work in groups Gravediggaz (with Wu-Tang’s The RZA) & Handsome Boy Modeling School (with Dan The Automator), as well as production/colaborations with Boogie Down Productions, MC Lyte, Big Daddy Kane, 3rd Bass, Kool Keith, Chris Rock, Del Tha Funkee Homosapien, The Beastie Boys, P-Funk’s Bernie Worrell, and many others. Paul remains active with new projects ‘Brookzill’ (out now), & ‘SuperBlack’ (coming soon).