Lyrics Born

When
Sat May 19, 2007
Where
19 Broadway
Time
9:30pm
Cost
$25
Tags
Clubs, Dance Clubs, DJ's, Music, Live Music Bars
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Description

Lyrics Born (formerly Asia Born, born Tom Shimura in Tokyo, Japan in 1972), is a half-Japanese-American, half-Italian-American hip hop MC. Through his childhood he lived in Tokyo and Salt Lake City, Utah, and has lived most of his life in the San Francisco Bay Area. He began his hip hop career while at college at UC Davis, where he was a DJ at the college station KDVS. He is a founding member of the group of artists known as Solesides (now Quannum Projects), along with Lateef the Truthspeaker, Gift of Gab and Chief Xcel of Blackalicious, DJ Shadow, and Jeff Chang (formerly known as 'DJ Zen'.) He is one half of the group Latyrx with Lateef; they released an eponymous debut album in 1997. - en.wikipedia.org

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Location

  1. 19 Broadway
    17 Broadway Blvd, Fairfax, CA