IMG_6501Genesis Be is a Hip-Hop recording artist & entrepreneur reigning from Biloxi, Mississippi. Known for her fusion of controversial political commentary over trap beats, (Poli Trap) her music has been positively reviewed by The LAtimes, Village Voice among other notable outlets. Learn more about her at






IMG_6500AUDREY HAILES, bred in Chocolate City DC, is interested in the intersections of celebration justice and funk. She is a dance and theater artist committed to public and ritual based performance. Her premiere dance work was recently reviewed positively in the NYtimes.






10368854_577197902393752_4784235314052597769_oDJ PETRA is a dancer, writer, DJ and radio host based in Brooklyn. She is known for her expansive collection of music and her seamless mixes. Petra is currently a resident DJ at one of NYC’s longest running dance parties, Basement Bhangra, playing alongside the legendary DJ Rekha every first¬†Thursday¬†of the month. She has organized events and programs for dance schools and cultural centers, including Cumbe: Center for African and Diaspora Dance in Brooklyn and Casa Cultura in Berkeley, Ca.



Blog contributors: