October 6, 2010, Hollywood, California - Urban Punk, formerly known as Prototype,
launches its fresh new look and sounds at Craneway Pavilion, Richmond Marina,
Thursday, November 11 at 8 p.m.
2. Electro, Europop and Hip Hop with a punk fusion;
3. A new genre.
Urban Punk, formerly known as Prototype, launches its fresh new look and sounds at
Craneway Pavilion, Thursday, November 11 at 8 p.m.
Coming off a successful tour with the Blackeyed Peas (as Prototype), Urban Punk has found new energy and direction with the addition of two new members La Toya London and Kat Ouano and is backed by amazing musicians from the Bay Area.
Urban Punk is:
Helmed by musical artist H2O. “H” has been writing and rhyming for most of his life. A naturally gifted songwriter and musician, H2O started rapping as a solo artist, then joined forces with DJ Q-Bert/ Mix Master Mike, DJ Appollo and another MC named FMD, naming the group FM20. FM20 pushed the boundaries of alternative rock mixed with rap, and 3 DJs. H has released mixtapes and 2 solo albums and has performed on tracks featuring Fergie, Jully Black, Black Rob, Nate Dogg, and La Toya London, among others. H20 recently completed a successful tour with Sergio Mendez and played in Curacao, New York and at the Hollywood Bowl in Los
La Toya London, one of American Idol’s Three Divas, went on to capture the attention of audiences everywhere with her delivery of Nettie, the spirited and infectious sister of Celie in Broadway’s first national tour of Oprah Winfrey’s The Color Purple musical. Among other ongoing projects, La Toya collaborated on the album "Love & Life" which debuted on Billboard’s Top 100.
Kat Ouano (Kat 010), a graduate of the Berklee School of Music, is an acclaimed bay area hip-hop keyboardist/DJ and recording artist who is a master of the Fender Rhodes, Moog Synthesizer and other amazing tools. Kat was the official keyboard sorcerer for local artists, the live-band hip-hop sensation, Crown City Rockers, delivering the melody without stomping on the groove's toes.
This special night is not to be missed. Tickets available at the outlets listed below.
WHAT: Urban Punk Launch Party
WHERE: Craneway Pavilion, 1414 Harbour Way South, Richmond, CA 94804
Phone: (510) 735-1133
WHEN: Thursday, November 11, 2010. Doors: 8:00 p.m. Show: 9:00 p.m.
COST: $10.00 in advance via CranewayBlog.com and Brown Paper Tickets
Day of the Show: $12.00 at the door.
AGE: 21 and over. ID required.
Please visit www.urbanpunkmusic.com