Tuesday, October 01, 2002


Here's the latest info on this month's installment of FunkAsia, hosted by DJ ZAHRA. In collaboration with the Chinese Canadian National Council, it's a launch party to promote the CCNC's T-Shirt Design contest. It'll be a night of South Asian meets East Asian fusion, with MCs, DJs, Poetry, Breakdancers and more!
DJ Sanfrandisco will be there to spin a funky set of Full Moon styled Japanese R&B, Hip Hop and House.

FunkAsia presents...Get it off your chest!
launch party for ccnc's tshirt design contest

What happened? A & F put out a line of tshirts hoping we'd spend dollars on
what they think asians are like.
2 wongs make it white? buddha bash? wok n bowl? flip the script. represent yourself.

dj zahra: spins Basement Bhangra, Hard-Core Soca, Spicy Chutney, Hindi Film
Classics, anything goes. It is dj zahra spinning her roots.

masia-one: female Chinese hip hop artist. featured in NXNE and Canadian
Music Week in Toronto, this summers' Vans Warped Tour, & the Toronto Urban
Music Festival, Much Music, and a featured artist in Much VIBE.

dj jo: spinning all the best in R&B, Funk, Soul and more!

dj sanfrandisco: from CKLN's "Full Moon", will be spinning a set of Japanese/Korean R&B, Hip Hop and House

Plus: spokenword/djs/mcs like dean, jose, breakers, liondancers and T-shirt giveaways courtesy of Blacklava Clothing!

Friday, October 4th @ Fly nightclub. 8 gloucester street. tickets $10. Doors open at 9pm.

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