Takeover
East Wing Edit

#REALMUSICREBELS Takeover

Part of our East Wing Edit

FREE
27 Jun – 03 Jul 2018
East Wing

A collective of socially conscious artists, co-founded by Lalah Hathaway, spearheading the movement for musical integrity and activism.

The space will display several video installations of iconic jazz musicians exploring the intersection of art and activism, with listening stations and key reading materials to explore. Ambassadors include Robert Glasper, Christian Scott and Shabaka Hutchings. You can expect pop-up performances from Hathaway and other guests, with indepth discussions around the power of music for social change.

WED 27 JUN 2018 | FROM 18.30 | SCREENING ROOM
#REALMUSICREBELS PRESENTS: WHOSE STREETS?

Exclusive screening of powerful documentary exploring the Ferguson Uprising following the death of Michael Brown at the hands of the St. Louis County police. With original soundtrack composed by #realmusicrebels artist Samora Pinderhughes.

SATURDAY DROP-IN

SAT 30 JUN 2018 | 11.00 - 14.00
ROOTS OF RESISTANCE: MAPPING THE SPIRIT OF JAZZ, HIP HOP AND REGGAE

Immerse yourself in the sounds of resistance! Drop in to hear a live DJ spinning tunes that trace a tradition of protest across the Atlantic, connecting personal and political struggles from America, the Caribbean and the UK. Be part of the story: tell us your personal journey of musical resistance - and join the #realmusicrebels movement!

TUESDAY TALK

TUE 03 JUL 2018 | 13.00 - 14.00
IN CONVERSATION WITH #REALMUSICREBELS CO-FOUNDER LALAH HATHAWAY

A rare opportunity to hear Lalah Hathaway discuss her art and activism; exploring how and why she is fighting for a better future through music. Includes an exclusive screening and Q&A about her forthcoming short film ‘honestly' which features themes of self-reflection and resistance alongside animated appearances from friends/collaborators Terrace Martin and Thundercat.