The Blue Note Presents
JAMS, UberVice, Prince Sterling
17 N 9th St
Columbia, MO, 65201-4845
Doors 8:00 PM / Show 9:00 PM
This event is all ages
In recent years, hip-hop and electronic music have inched ever closer to each other, cross pollinating healthy scenes for a fresh sound that is winning over countless fans of both genres. Yet few rappers have effortlessly melded true lyricism with house and electro-infused beats….until Na Palm.
Beginning his musical career deep in the Chicago house music scene, Na Palm took the clubs by storm with his lyrical prowess and live element that routinely complimented electronic deejay sets abound. Over the past two years, Na Palm has taken his message from the underground Chicago club scene to the rest of the country: performing live to new and older fans alike via opening up for larger artists and headlining college shows. Having 175+ national tour stops under his belt in just over two years, the future MC of the EDM generation has managed to procure over 275K Facebook fans and be a compelling force within the burgeoning dance music scene that has quickly taken America by storm. After performing at Ultra Music Festival, SXSW, Wavefront Music Festival, and Global Dance at Red Rocks Na Palm is helping pave the way for electronic MC’s and beyond.
And proof is in the pudding that this “EDMc” is more than just a performer. His electronic-inspired merchandise line ushered by his influential “Dirty Girls Like Dirty Beats” concept has not only been a best-seller across the country at major music festivals and all over the web, but it was also picked up by the national retail giant Hot Topic; making Na Palm the only unsigned artist to be featured in that mega-retailer. In an industry over-stricken with stereotypical ‘band tees’ Na Palm has again managed to pave his own way by offering his fans ad music-lovers alike a creative alternative to your everyday music merchandise.
Na Palm’s music is still his bread and butter and what separates him from the pack. During the Summer of 2012, Na Palm launched his innovative, first-of-its-kind EDM podcast series Electronic Chronic; whereas he took the best elements of a house music DJ set, incorporated his mastery on the mic, and showed the world how his live presence and lyricism can be an invigorating change of pace from an otherwise monotonous path that EDM seemed to be heading. And now, 2013 has already started with an explosion that only a “napalm” bomb could induce! With the release of his cutting-edge, 3D-mapping projection music video that seamlessly captures the forward-thinking sounds of his new single “Away For You,” Na Palm is ready to take his burgeoning national presence to a another level. Most recently, the EDMc teams up with the Chicago house music legend and pioneer, Bad Boy Bill ,and the prodigy production tandem Sephano & Torio to create what-could-be one of the quintessential club bangers of the year “Roam The Night.” The kid never stops working, and we can all see the party is rapidly heating up for Na Palm in 2013…and all of the world is invited.”
JAMS is a 19 year old up n coming Chicago Hip Hop superstar with an original style incomparable to any other artist. Over the last 2 years, he has developed a relentless work ethic - JAMS plans to change the game with his label & sound. The people crazy enough to say they can change the world, are the people who will. He is determined to let his appreciation for freedom and creative music have an everlasting impact on Hip Hop. THIS is music for the struggle, a voice for the unheard, something all listeners can relate to. The close connection developed with his fans has developed in to a strong movement, the #JAMFAM. JAMS has rocked the mic at sold out shows for Chiddy Bang, Chris Webby, Hoodie Allen, Rockie Fresh, Na Palm, Timeflies, Machine Gun Kelly, XV, The Deans List, Huey Mack, OnCue, and Rockie Fresh. He has also headlined out of state shows and played at multiple frats across the nation.
JAMS has paved his way in to the game quickly due to his live performances. Nationally accredited blogs, GMAD (Good Music All Day) & FITA (Fist In The Air) have expressed that JAMS is one of the better live performances they have seen.
UberVice is the stage alias of Mizzou student Evan Weiss. Weiss had a big year in 2011 having played alongside acts like Above & Beyond, AN21, Morgan Page, Brass Knuckles, Timeflies, and countless others. Weiss is quickly grabbing the attention of his peers and industry professionals as his live performances spotlight the 21-year-old’s calm confidence in front of sold-out crowds. Currently a resident DJ of Columbia, Missouri’s most popular nightclub, Weiss has developed his improvisational skills through frequent playing out. His versatile musical palette extends from massive EDM festivals to fraternity parties to chic club events. Weiss has received blog support from around the web (a favorite of Spinforth’s SoundCloud Roundup) and is frequently aired on Prague’s own High Fidelity Radio 1. Future endeavors for Weiss include developing a new line of DJ headphones with current sponsor BOOM Movement, a week-long residency in Puerto Vallarta, and releasing his debut EP in Fall 2012 on Kodiak Records.
Sterling is a 19 year old musical artist from Dallas, TX. A lyricist whose songs are packed with clever punchlines and metaphors, Sterling has worked hard to keep improving his quality of music. After dropping his 1st mixtape “LFD” in fall 2012, The Swerve’N’Hitz artist’s name started to grow around the Dallas Fort Worth area. Sterling followed up the remix-heavy “LFD” with “Hotboxes And Hoodies” which exhibited his lyrical and musical creativity. With a couple of club hits and some play on local and internet radio stations, this rapper continues to show his ability to please his steadily growing fan base.
With a few more projects in the works and many more performances, 2013 is bound to be a launching pad year for this Top Notch rapper. Between his growing label, growing fan base and growing exposure, Sterling is set to become an artist that must be noticed on a national level.
$10 in Advance $12 Day of Show
Tickets Available at the Door
MINORS: $2 cash surcharge at the door for anyone under the age of 21.
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