A monthly event held in both Johannesburg and Cape Town – exploring the world of electronic hip hop. This event pays tribute to producers, a role typically overlooked, creating the need for a platform where the art of producing is highlighted and celebrated. Set against the backdrop of urban art exhibitions, WeHeartBeat attracts youthful trendsetters, hip hop lovers and “new experience” seekers.
CHIEF and DEHEB
Two versatile Swiss hip hop DJs – will be touring South Africa in May 2013. Beat makers, bending the rules of contemporary genres as they bring rhythm to life in a pulsating live set. Supported by Pro Helvetia – the Swiss Arts Council and WeHeartBeat, this fresh duo will perform in Johannesburg and Cape Town offering workshops as well as meet and greet sessions at each stop
Originally from Pimville, Soweto, Mpumelelo Macu specializes in web design and photography. Mpumelelo never limits himself exploring all mediums from print to online to motion graphics to one of the great loves of his life, photography.
Mpumelelo says he is really passionate about documenting urban culture, and he does it well. Nothing seems to escape his camera and his photos cover weddings, dance battles, on stage, backstage, his travels overseas or using public transport in Joburg, good friends and strangers.
LINE UP INCLUDES:
CHIEF AND DEHEB (Live Beats)
DJ,S: KID FONQUE
PHOTOGRAPHY INSTALATION BY MPUMELELO MACU
DATE : 31MAY 2013
VENUE : KING KONG 6 VERWAY STREET TROYVILLE
2094 JOHANNESBURG GAUTENG
TIME : 19H00 TILL LATE
COVER : R80
FOOD AND DRINKS FOR SALE