Educated Guests are proud to announce that on Friday 1st February, legendary West Coast rapper Planet Asia will be performing at central London’s 229 The Venue with support from Cappo alongside Nappa (Phi Life Cypher) and a special guest set from Melanin 9. Joining them will be DJs Simiah, Pings and Mr Brown from record label KingUnderground’s roster.
Hailing from Fresno, California, Planet Asia is widely regarded as one of the West Coast’s most original and consistent rappers. One of the key players in the West Coast independent hip hop movement, Planet Asia released a number of singles on labels like Stones Throw (Planet Asia – Place of Birth)and ABB Records in the late 90s, establishing him as one of the leaders of a new wave of talent which included the likes of Dilated Peoples, Madlib, Murs, and Jurassic 5.
- Venue: 229 The Venue, 229 Great Portland St, London, W1W 5PN
- Date: Friday 1 st February 2013 8.00pm – 3am
- Tickets: £8-£12 in advance from WeGotTickets.com (more on the door)
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