Monday, August 3, 2009

DJ Sicari

DJ Sicari

An award-winning turntablist and breakdancer, 34-year-old DJ Sicari is one of the most active and ambitious organizers in Detroit’s music community.

Introduced to hip-hop culture's expression and ethic through spaces like the legendary Hip Hop Shop, Sicari is now passing the culture along to the next generation through his 5E Gallery, which aims to bring together Detroit's music community and celebrate emerging artists. (Via : Wiretap Magazine)

"I felt the city needed a space where musicians and artists could come together. I wanted a place where music and artistry were more important than liquor sales"
On why he founded E5.

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