It's here - the Christian rap weekend at SXSW kicks off today and the schedule and lineup details for DaSouth.com's Hip Hop Hope Unity Conference Saturday have been announced. Here's the rundown:
Saturday, March 19
The official SXSW Hip Hop Hope Unity Workshops, Film Preview, & Panel Discussion
Location: The Carver Cultural Center - 1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702
All events are FREE and open to the public - No badges, wristbands, or pre-registration necessary
Artist Panel DiscussionTime: 11:00pm – 12:30pm (1.5 hour)
Participants: Solo, Chile Baby, Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Ambassador, Thi’sl, Pro, D-MAUB, Lil Raskull, & Sketch the Journalist (moderator)
The Heart of Hip Hop Missions Workshop
Time: 12:35pm – 1:20pm (45 minutes)
Participants: Scott Free (Freestyle Missions - ATL)
Hip Hop Hope Unity Workshop
Time: 1:25 – 2:10pm (45 minutes)
Participants: Tre9, C-Aphilyated, Apaulsoul
DJ/Producer Panel Discussion
Time: 2:15pm – 3:00pm (45 minutes)
Participants: DJ Wade-O, DJ D-Lite, Chris Chicago, Kadence (Producer), Marv4Beats (Producer), & Sketch the Journalist (moderator)
Film preview – Unashamed Tour / 116 Movement
Time: 3:05pm – 3:30pm (30 minutes)
Participants: Art Hooker
Press Conference Information
Due to time constraints we are not able to have a separate press conference. However, media will have access to interview artists in a private area during the entire workshop sessions from 11am-3:30pm
NOTE: Although not anticipated, this lineup and participant list is subject to change.
And don't forget to join us afterward for DaSouth.com presents The Life In Hip Hop blowout concert from 5pm to 10pm at Promiseland Church located at 1504 East 51st Street, Austin, TX 78723.
Again, this is a FREE, open-to-the-public event. No wristbands, badges, or pre-registration necessary.
For more details and the lineup visit dasouth.com/sxsw.