Jenesis Mag Presents Pittsburgh's Top 5
What are you doing tonight Pittsburgh? You might want to stop by the Shadow Lounge for Jenesis Magazine’s showcase, which features a slew of local talent. Join Beedie, Devin Miles, Pyrex Press, Hubbs, Jon Quest, special contest winner Romy Bizz and host Ivory the Human Hustle for this awesome occasion. DJ the NY Giant will be providing musical interludes for the evening. If you aren’t familiar with the publication, get hip to it.
According to their website, “JENESIS Magazine meshes together our urban society with local and national updates on music, the latest in fashion, news, and also brings in influences of international happenings. JENESIS is targeted towards 18-34 year old men and women.” That’s you!
Beedie is a young rapper who has set some serious standards for Pittsburgh rap since stepping on the scene in 2007. Beedie has formerly released music as part of the East End Empire, a conglomerate of Pittsburgh rappers, before forming the duo Varsity Squad with rapper Jon Quest.
Devin Miles is a rapper/producer who recently made his first appearance at SXSW this past spring. He has worked with notable producers like Big Jerm and E-Dan of ID Labs, CardotGotWings, The University, Chase N. Cashe, and the Xtraordinary Gentleman. Devin has also gone on to produce for Pittsburgh prodigy Mac Miller, and perform alongside artists like Wiz Khalifa, Kid Cudi, Mac Miller, Wu Tang Clan, and Three Six Mafia. Check out his sounds below.
Doors are at 10. Show starts at 10:30. This is an 18+ event and features Clique Vodka specials and giveaways from Rocksmith. $8 at the door.