15 Year Anniversary Benefit Event //Wed Nov 27th 2013
It’s that time of year when the underground collective of djs, clubs, labels, artists, media companies get together for one big cause to raise donations for organizations who promote arts and music programs for at risk youth. There truly isn’t anything else like this event. With 50 plus Djs and supporting organizations its the feel good event of the year.
333 LIVE (333 S. Boylston St. LA CA 90017) 9-3am
(Official Fusicology 10 year anniversary event)

Founded on the principle that “one of us is not as strong as all of us” Thanks Givends is an annual collective effort now in it’s 15th year led by Loslito of Walk Talkin to raise money for organizations that promote art and music programs for at risk youth.

This years beneficiaries are:
Mar Vista Family Center • Peace For Kids • My Friends Place
Creative Pieces • The Open Floor Society

This year’s event will be held at 333 Live in Downtown LA and will feature 4 individually curated stages representing the best that LA’s underground  music scene has to offer.

DJ sets by:
Music Man Miles – Root Down/Funky Sole
Expo – Root Down/MOM LA/Escapism
The reMitch – The Scenario
Phers One – Bridges DP Sound
Monalisa – Umoja Hi-Fi/KPL
AntiQ – The Backspin LA
Inka One – Boombox
Destroyer – Umoja Hi-fi/Strictly Social
Ervin Arana – Root Down/Soul Simple
Unieq – The Floor Improv
Soluz – Anything Fresh
Al Jackson – Soul Children/4-Mula

Performances by:
The Floor Improv Night (The Open Floor Society)
Fullee Love (Soup from Jurassic 5) and Burt Blackarach (Public Enemy, Root Down)

Visuals by:
Astronaut Jazz

Featured Set:
Peanut Butter Wolf (Stones Throw Records)

KG Superstar and Fullee Love (Soup from Jurassic 5)

Opening set by DJ LuMan from Break Beats & Rhymes Radio and Fakshuns/Foundations

DJ Sets by:
Mando Fever – Tumbe
Dj Creepy – Bombilla
Bobby Soul – Boogaloo Assasins
Righteous Trash – Subersive
Azul – 213*, Bridges, Firecracker, Mochilla
Panamami – Bodega
Gozar – Subsuelo
DJ Valentin – Bombilla
Eric Coleman – Mochilla Firecracker
Canyon Cody – Subsuelo

Performances by:
Bei Ru – Musa Ler Music
BuyePongo Solo Para Ti

Hosted By:

Photography by Farahstop

DJ Sets By:
The Baka Boyz (Eric and Nick V)
Mr. Choc – Beat Junkies, Skam Artist, Soul Assassins
C-Minus – Fantastik 4our, BReal.TV
Mathieu Schreyer – KCRW, Quieres Chicle
Anthony Valadez – KCRW
Santana – TruthSeekers Radio
Nativity – Dank Radio, KPFK 90.7FM
Seano –  KPFK, Dublab
Suzanne Kraft – Dublab
Joe Kay – Soulection

Inka One

LA’s House/Boogie/Disco/EDM

DJ Sets by:
Dam Funk (mini performance)
Boo Aguirre – Dublab
Diskoe – Dropping Knowledge/dtLA
RudyC. – For Those Who Know
DJ 671
Marlon Fuentes
People Mover – Big Beat
DJ Kerry

Featured Set:
Zernel – Grimy!

$12 advance, $15 at the door
21+| 9-3am | pay parking lots available

Supporting organizations:
Fusicology • Walk Talkin • Root Down • Stones Throw  • Universal Rhythm • The Floor • Funkmosphere • Boombox • KCRW • Art Don’t Sleep • Do Over • Descarga • Flavorpill Mochilla • JuJu • Uptown Top Ranking • Afro-Funke • Footlong Development • 4-mula Anything Fresh • Strictly Social • Blu Events • Beat Junkies • DP Sound • Jurassic 5 • Quintessential PR • Pitch Blend Media • Soul Children • Transit Events • Nance.Arte Project Live • Nu Soul Mag • Bodega • Soul Simple • Escapism • Fakshuns • Umoja Hi-Fi Break Beats & Rhythm Radio • The Scenario • Bridges • DP sound • Dublab • Big Beat Grimy • Dropping Knowledge • For Those Who Know • kcrw • Dank Radio • Soulection Truth seekers radio • Bombilla • Boogaloo Assassins • Subsuelo •Gazoo events • KPFK Musa ler music • 213* • Firecracker • Subversive LA • Solo Para Ti • La Junta • KPL Skam Artists • Break for Love • The Backspin la • Take over • PowerofthePeople

Presented by Amanda Leon and Walk Talkin