Opening Thursday, April 11th, from 6PM - 9PM
Arts + Public Life, in partnership with Soundrotation and Brain Trust Management, presents the third installment of the Rear View Mirror listening sessions and lecture series led by music historian and DJ, Duane E Powell. Each Session takes a journey through the lives of musical legends and heroes, with surprise musical guest performers. For this season, we will focus on the risk-takers. Unsung artists who broke barriers and used their artistic platforms as a voice of freedom and innovation, even at the cost of their career.
April 11th, 6-9pm: Eugene McDaniels
Doors open at 6pm. Program starts at 6:30pm.
For the first program of the season, we will journey through the career of unsung singer, songwriter and producer Eugene McDaniels. Join us as we discuss his rise to success, walk into black consciousness, the blacklist, redemption and his influence in the world of jazz, soul and hip hop. Tiaybe Bledsoe will the vocalist for the evening