7.25.03 Sankofa ::Roots Of D&B:: Wash.DC.US Kontact, Tittsworth, Tasha!!!


Jun 27, 2003
Sankofa [San-koh-fah]: Sankofa is an Akan word that means, "We must go back and reclaim our past so we can move forward; so we understand why and how we came to be who we are today." This concept was explored in a film written, directed and produced by Ethiopian-born filmmaker Haile Gerima.
SANKOFA is an all new party in Washington DC . This party focuses on The Roots of Drum & Bass, specifically, the golden era of the mid & late 90s until now. This party will serve as a place to gain knowledge of the development of Drum & Bass and Jungle for innocent ears, as well as a great spot for the educated Drum & Bass massive to hear some of their old favorites and many that they had missed. This party will also provide a forum for local producers to premiere their new tracks on a 8,000 watt EV sound system for a racially and musically diverse audience. Representing the roots of Drum & Bass; Dancehall, HipHop, Jungle, Dub Reaggae, this party will entertain you with balanced and original lineups Every Friday Night!
SANKOFA ::FRIDAY JULY 25th, 2003::

KONTACT [R3/ 3rd Degree/ VA/DC] - A member of the hard working R3 cru, Tunes that stand bold, Wickedness, get ready for KONTACT to open the night right. Ruff bizness and the tunes that inspired him to be a DJ.http://www.nusymphony.com .Ruff bizness///

Jesse Tittsworth [ALIAS / Tittsworth.Com / DC] - One of the key hosts and a resident for the party know as ALIAS in SE Washington DC. The DJ that makes the girls go Titts!.... Its Our good friend DJ Jesse Tittsworth. Sick tunes, this DJ hails from the techno influenced angle as he slices and dices techstep tunes on the regular with mashup tunes as well. Having contributed to both DC D&B producer mixes, this DJ produces quality material, rolls with a tight camp that will also come through this spot in the comming weeks.http://www.tittsworth.com .Dont miss this one///

Tasha [Surveillance Sound / Pound Recordings / Tribe Recordings UK / VA Beach] - From VA, we bring our first [way out of town] guest....After wowing the cru with tearing bassline & ragga influenced productions for the DCD&B mix v2.o, we had to invite this special guest up to show us how they do in the big VA. Signed to Tribe Recordings out of the UK, Get ready for some serious bizness as Tasha plays some serious new tunes from deep within the jungle crate.www.sublunaryam.com|www.surveillancesound.com .Watch the ride///

DM Sine [Winternett Kru / DC] - Get ready for the rukkus, the lyrical engineer DM Sine will lay down his unique flow on sets for the night. Also stay tuned for the tunes by this Winternett Cru producer.http://www.winternett.com ///

MC Los [doubleedgeandlos.com / Winternett Kru / DC] - An experienced wordsmith in the D&B lyrical plane, as well as a talented producer of D&B tunes that are just beginning to emerge. Get ready for the wickedness this MC provides as the mic gets hot. Check the MC Los as he glides through lyrics and sets the crowd on fire, figuratively. http://www.doubleedgeandlos.com ///

MC Hutchy [Winternett Kru / DC] - A lot can be said about the experience of this artist. From his work with BT, Thievery Corp, Thunderball, and many others, his discography runs deep. Enough about that though, get ready for the lyrical stylings of this MC tonight and you will also hear a few tunes he is on as we proceed.http://www.winternett.com ///

Entry is 5$ at the door, Ladies receive complementary admission with a copy of the displayed flyer. The web flyer can be printed for ladie's special entry as well. Dress Code is Not Strict/Casual. Must be 18+ to enter, 21 to Drink. Underage drinking and/or illegal drugs will strictly not be tolerated by club staff!

Shouts to Capital City Records, a neighborhood record shop that will be providing many of the tunes you hear every night! http://www.capitalcityrecords.com

Residents: Winterman, Sine, MC Hutchy, MC Los, Digital K, More TBA

Bookings & Inquiries: winternett[@]hotmail.com
Mail Any Promo/Demo Materials To:

The Winternett Group
750 Rock Creek Church Road NW
Washington DC, 20010

Club Euphoria, 1905 9th street NW Washington DC, Located near to the intersection of 9th & T streets in NW Washington DC, Easy metro access from the Ust/Cardozo Metro Rail Stop on the Green Line. Come early for excellent cuisine from the Caribbean Kitchen! Come ready to sweat.......

From North Of Washington DC... Take 495 to the Georgia Avenue/Route 97 south exit. Follow Georgia Ave. Southbound past Downtown Silver Spring and through Washington DC, past Howard University. At the intersection of Georgia Ave & U Street/Florida Ave. you will see a CVS, A Popeye's Chicken Restaraunt, make a right turn there onto U street [west bound] make a left turn onto 9th street at the light. Club Euphoria will be on the left of 9th street [1905.9th.Street] just before the intersection of 9th & T Streets. Check the local map below for further details.

From South Of Washington DC... Take 395 north to the Route 1 exit. This will lead you to 14th street in NW Washington DC. Take 14th street northbound to U street NW, you will pass around a circle on the way. At the 14th & U street intersection, make a right turn, follow U street to 9th street and make a right turn onto 9th street [at the 4th light once you are on U street]. Club Euphoria will be on the left of 9th street [1905.9th.Street] just before the intersection of 9th & T Streets. Check the local map below for further details.

Metro... Take metro rail to the U street Cardozo Metro Stop on the Green Line. Follow U street east bound until you get to 9th Street NW. Make a right turn onto 9th St. NW. Club Euphoria will be on the left of 9th street [1905.9th.Street] just before the intersection of 9th & T Streets. Check the local map below for further details.



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