45 Live: Lord Finesse, Peanut Butter Wolf, J Rocc, Prince Paul + Special Guests

45 Live: Lord Finesse, Peanut Butter Wolf, J Rocc, Prince Paul + Special Guests

Thu ยท March 14, 2019

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm (event ends at 2:00 am)

$20-$30

This event is 18 and over

Lord Finesse
Lord Finesse
Hailing from The Bronx, New York, this hip hop artist and producer is best known as the leader of the D.I.T.C. rap crew. His talent can be enjoyed across a vast expanse of collaborative projects with artists like Fatboy Slim, QBert, Handsome Boy Modeling School, Dr. Dre, KRS-One, DJ Premier, Grand Puba and many more. Between his work on the mic and in the production room, Lord Finesse never ceases to impress.
Peanut Butter Wolf
Peanut Butter Wolf
Los Angeles based DJ and founder of independent record label, Stones Throw Records, Peanut Butter Wolf's mark on the music community spans decades. Through Stones Throw, he developed the careers of Madlib, J Dilla, Quasimoto, Madvillain, Dam-Funk, Mayer Hawthorne, Knxwledge, Mild High Club, Mndsgn, and Anderson .Paak and many more. As a musician, PBW has been dropping highly acclaimed albums since the 90's. He's well known for his record collection and themed vinyl sets that feature a variety of genres.
J Rocc
J Rocc
One of the original turntablists, J. Rocc founded the Beat Junkies in 1992 with Melo-D and Rhettmatic, but has done just as much on his own as in a group setting. In addition to numerous mixtapes and his own production for Stones Throw releases, J. Rocc has been the DJ for Madlib's live shows since the early 2000's, was the 3rd member of Jaylib (Madlib & J Dilla) during the group's live events, and collaborated with Madlib on Beat Konducta Vol. 5-6: A Tribute to J Dilla. He's become a seminal force in the rise of instrumental hip hop and continues to be one of the most prominent DJs in the west coast.
Prince Paul
Prince Paul
Born in Queens, NY and raised in Amityville, Long Island, Prince Paul pioneered new approaches to hip hop production, mixing, and sampling. He's been on the turntables since fifth grade, and performing professionally since he was a teenager. This DJ, Producer, Man of Mystery, Crime Fighter and People's Champion has produced 3 grammy award winning albums and worked with an expansive list of artists including: De La Soul, Gravediggaz, Run The Jewels, Biz Markie Big Daddy Kane and more.
Venue Information:
1720
1720 E 16th St
Los Angeles, CA, 90021
http://1720.la/