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Queens Collective Earth Day Block Party

We're bringing it back to #WineNRoaches for another Episode of Queen's Collective, your favorite show featuring underground artists from Charlotte and beyond. Get ready for some earth day fun, vegan bites, drum circle, and lots of queer pride.

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$7 at the door, drinks for sale, byob encouraged
$5 Veggie/Vegan plates by Celeste Moonchild
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T A Y L O R A L X N D R
TAYLOR ALXNDR (they/them/their or she) is a queer and trans performance artist, DIY singer-songwriter-producer, community organizer, and curator based in ATL, GA. TAYLOR is a co-founder of Southern Fried Queer Pride, a queer and trans arts and culture Pride festival and collective based in ATL, GA. Self-produced EP NOISE out Friday, June 9th.https://tayloralxndr.bandcamp.com/

M O N T E Q A R L O
MonteQarlo is a wandering mystic, artist, activist, and provocatuer. An organizer with Southern Fried Queer Pride, the peerless performer has managed to cultivate radically black, femme-centric spaces in the cis-heteronormative Atlanta art scene in the form of the wildly successful ongoing concert series, "CLUTCH."d

Having been featured in WUSSY MAGImmersive Atlanta, blackfashion, and Factor Magazine, MonteQarlo continues to garner a dedicated following while pioneering, representing and redefining what it means to be a diasporic, independent, queer, southern creative.https://soundcloud.com/monteqarlo

S P E A K E R B O X
Durham's Mardy Says and Charleston's Slim COD bring the classic hip-hop vibes in their collaborative project Speakerbox.https://www.audiomack.com/artist/mardy-says

H O W L S E V E N
Howl Seven brings a blend of folk, R&B, and soul in his "Blooming Backwards" EP that garnered him a feature in The Kitchen Feed and Urbane Mag. The wandering UK artist has collaborated with NYC greats such as Treez LowkeyTokyo Trendz, and Octavious and is now entering the Charlotte scene.
http://www.audiomack.com/album/howlseven/blooming-backwards-ep

M O T H E R N E K A
nēKa is a Charlotte-based artist born and raised in the small military town of Fayetteville, NC. In an Industry dominated by males, nēKa breaks with the stereotypes associated with female mc's and presents her own unique sound. She has become a voice for young women in their fight to be seen as they are, and not as what social norms would suggest.

The buzz around nēKa's first project set to release this year is already high due to the success of her School Boy Q 'HELL OF NIGHT' cover and her single "EASTSIDER RIDER". http://www.iamneka.com/, CLT

I N D I G O J O
Indigo JO is a hip-hop artist from Charlotte, North Carolina. His mix of hip-hop, jazz, and spoken word gives his music a melodic feel that's easy on the ear and power to the soul. Over the years, Indigo Jo has delivered several full-length albums under the name "Joel Verdad," most notably his 2012 "Adolescence Theory." After a hiatus of refinement, "Joel Verdad" has grown into Indigo Jo with a new sound and 3 albums set to release in late 2017.
www.reetune.com/connect/indigo-jo


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DJ Set by E A R L G R E Y
Black boy joy.
Electric funk.
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