PovicNation Presents :
For The Love Of Music Festival : A Celebration Of New Wave Soulful Music! featuring: The Povic Connection
Matt & The Philharmonic, Kera Jo, Oliver Wash
224 S. Blount
Raleigh, NC, 27601
Doors 8:00 PM / Show 9:00 PM
The Povic Connection
The Povic Connection is a young, indie-soul music collective with the world's most varied artists. Dedicated to the messages found in their music and the craft of continuously innovating music.
in feburary of 2013, they signed to PovicNation Production Co. A company ran by the collective's front man " Rasta B." The Povic Connection is quickly gaining a reputation for high quality, soul squinting, conscious music.
They have only released two songs as a collective, and average close to 10,00 views on both of them. Set to premiere their next song and video on several college radio stations, the collective is something to watch.
Lead singer Maddeline Paras plays guitar and thrives from an indie, rock background. Her voice soars passionately over the group's intense drum patterns and cinematic sound. Lady Primo is a violin playing songstress and femcee within the group. Her belief in the message is shown through the intense delivery of her rhymes. Her voice is soulfully inspired but always original. Dante Hill is a highly skilled musician and plays numerous instruments. Along with his knack for instrumentation, he also has a very unique voice. Dante' provides most of the funk inspired melodies in The Povic Connection. Rasta B. is the front man, lead producer and emcee thriving in the group's image of rule rebellion. He spits out highly intense flows complimenting the other voices within the music.
The Povic Connection has received major forms of co signs, and rave reviews from the following blogs, magazine and online radio : WeSerious, SlingTheory, CLE Magazine, TheHypeMagazine, AudioFeign, SheInterviews, WKNC, Duke Radio, AD3 Music, O Rap Informa Illuminati2g, Idle HAnds, and many more.
The Povic Connection's music is a combination of layered loud drum patterns syncing with a balanced instrumentation of strings and keys, pain inspired vocals and blended with highly intellectual raps. The Povic Connection is here to lead the listeners of today into a thought-provoking, peace and love revolution. Aspiring to change the world one lyric at a time.
For fans of: The Roots, Break Of Reality, Green Day
Kera Jo aka Fquira - is all about the lyrics in song, rhyme or spoken word... good stage show, hot beat & catchy hook are all runner ups. My heart beats Hip Hop. Rapping since age 12, I was one of the only females writing rhymes in my notebook, influenced by Nas, Rakim & KRS. I did collabs for mix tapes while dancing on tour for reggae artists Super Kat and Mikey Jarrett. I self-published my own rap style poetry book, hosted two seasons Raleigh Television show “Cultural Xpressions”, appeared on television Law & Order and the movie "Shutterbug". I competed at the World Famous Apollo theatre Amateur Night Showcase in 2010 for spoken word. I won 2011 Best New artist for DJ Cisco Radio show and mutiple features on Illmuzik radio. Won the Cities Finest 2012 Best New Artist and Community Works Awards. Current hostess of Big Tyme TV, Channel 10 TWC, RTN. First single and video for my new album "The Gem" just dropped and the album is in the works!
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