Jazz Loves Soul! James Street house party, Saturday, January 17th! Live music from the bottom floor to the top, highlighting the timeless relationship between jazz and R&B! $10 access to all events! 8pm- Trio+: In the Speakeasy, Trio+ blazes a fresh mix of hip hop, R&B, Rock and Pop, featuring MC Shad Ali and vocalist Anqwenique Wingfield. 9pm- Chop Shop: In the Ballroom, Chop Shop unleashes their brand of jazz future funk, then flips back to the '60s as special guest vocalists interpret classic soul tunes. Joe Badaczewski (Trumpet), Julz Powell (Drums), Glenn Strother(guitar), Nick DeCesare(piano), Beni Rossman(bass), Ben Barson(bari sax), Nathan Frink(tenor sax), Anqwenique Wingfield and Kyle Lawson(vocals). 1am- DJ Vex: In the Ballroom, Dance until 2am! Don't miss this incredible evening of music, right here in Pittsburgh's Northside
PR7X.com - #PirateRadio "LIVE" Broadcast with #PR7XDJs Nuke Knocka, DJ. KB (Keygen Bryant) and DJ. Rob Chilldren with Performances by Jamar Hubbs, Shad Ali, Soul Dean, MaVe Sami and Get Down Gang *Also streaming on PR7X.com on all your favorite Android & iOS devices on http://pr7x.com/ Guest performances & special invited guests will be in attendance... A special night of entertainment that should not be missed! November 6th, 2014 (Thursday) For tickets & more info call: (412) 294-9996
2189 and Gettin' Busy Presents: The 58s Hubbs Keith Concept Shad Ali Holla House Flannel Gang
The ladies of 1156 are bringing back all 7 features that have performed at the S.I.N open mic!!!!! Holly Hood is your host, and Billy Pilgrim will be on the 1s and 2s!!! Performances by Hubbs Jon Quest Kid A Shad Ali Parker Webb Black Rapp Madusa Vaig C.H.R.I.S.
A HipHop KickBack to Enlighten the Soul will do just that. The speaker, Dr. Dana, will discuss history in a deeper, sophisticated, and more passionate way than the average university professor might. The music performed will leave one's mind wondering down the rabbit hole. The atmosphere will hold peoples of all sorts, so be prepared to network and meet somebody who could potentially be a business partner in your future. This is a primary function of what we do at UNDRGRND RLRD: scheme on how to take advantage of the present and how to better the future. The $10 cover will be charged at the door, and the event is strictly 21+. Don't forget to BYOB! The doors at the Ava Lounge will open at 7p, and there will be appetizers served until 8:30p. Then, around 8:30p, Dr. Dana of Cultural Oasis in East Liberty will speak on the metaphysics of history - this is definitely a lecture you DO NOT want to miss. By 9:30p the performances will begin, and by 11:30p the celebration will begin, lead by DJ I-Money who plans to keep the vibe going until 2a.
Sounds Like: NAS, Ghostface Killah, Cormega, AZ, Raekwon
Label: Men of Action Recording Group, MOA Recordings
Shad Ali began writing creatively at age 9. Experimenting with poetry in personal
journal entries, he found it to be a self-rewarding form of expression. Persisting to work
on this hobby, his writing has become recognized as a developing talent.
A passion for music has passed through Shad’s fami...See Full Bio
“The smooth-flowing, mellow-voiced rapper offers rhymes about the hardships of his Wilkinsburg upbringing while introducing his ambitious persona on this debut album. On "Forbes Ave.," Ali shares his story of finding solace while walking along the road that spans many of Pittsburgh' s eastern neighborhoods. While reflecting on some less-fortunate life experiences, the MC preaches aspirations on "Pioneer," rapping: "Acquainted with the struggle but I can' t embrace poverty / generate funds and build my hood up properly." In addition to Ali' s introspective lyrics, the album includes great production from Baka, Depo Shot, PLAN and Sven Diamond.”