Flux 53 is a funky performance and visual arts space and community in Oakland, which has been growing local talent for years. In honor of Earth Week, they are hosting the Green Light District Music Festival featuring: 2 stages of music with 5 live, local bands and 5 local DJ’s; home-grown art; live painting; fire-dancing; and information from local green non-profits and organizations.
STAGE 1 (Live Bands)
Zutra — California reggae (myspace.com/zutramusic)
Red House — reggae/rock (myspace.com/redhouseberkeley)
The Machetes — rock/bluegrass/punk (myspace.com/oaklandmachetes)
Los Puros — South American reggae/rock/jazz fusion
Fro Yo Hands Up — rock
Stage 2 (DJs)
DJDUBS — house/afrobeat/dubstep (myspace.com/djdubs202)
Lippe — dubstep/bass/electronic (soundcloud.com/lippe-music)
Hare and Hatter — dubstep/minimal techstep
Moondrop — electro/breakbeat/dubstep
Special Guest — techno/trance/electronic
Featuring art by:
Morgan Lee Petrovich
This is a BYOB (Bring your own beverage) event—corner store right across the street (screw expensive bar drinks!) Pre-sale tickets are $10/$12 at the door, and note there are a limited amount of tickets.
TICKETS @ inticketing.com – http://www.inticketing.com/events/93333
The Festival starts: Friday, April 23, 2010 at 7:30pm and ends Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 1:00am
Flux 53 Theater
5306 Foothill Blvd
Directions: take AC transit Line 1 or Fruitvale BART -> International Blvd -> AC Transit Line 1 -> get off on 53rd and International and walk a couple blocks up.