Jan. 2, 2013
-- DALLAS, TX - “2012 was a big year for Poor Vida Productions, and for Dallas hip hop as a whole. The nation, if not the world, has caught a hold of the buzz that is building in and around our city. 2013 is going to be a monumental year in Dallas, and Poor Vida has every intention of being a driving force behind that movement.”
- Joel Salazar, Co-Owner, Poor Vida Productions
On Saturday, January 19th, Poor Vida Productions, and Rec Shop team up to present a night of DJ showcases, featuring none other than the legendary turntablist DJ Rob Swift. The show will be held at the intimate Bryan Street Tavern, in downtown Dallas. As it has become expected, Poor Vida Productions and Rec Shop have woven together a seamless night of hip hop culture, featuring Turntablists, Break Dancers, and live Graffiti Art, ensuring an entertaining night for all in attendance.
Robert Aguilar, aka Rob Swift, joined the groundbreaking turntablist crew the X-Men, or the X-Ecutioners (featuring Roc Raida, Total Eclipse, & Mista Sinista) in 1991. Within a year of joining the world famous group, Rob Swift personally won the coveted DMC East Coast title, securing his fame as a master beat juggler. In 2001, Rob Swift was featured in the DJ documentary SCRATCH, and has appeared in recent years on ESPN, The Late Show with David Letterman, and even Sesame Street.
- Bryan Street Tavern is located at 4315 Bryan Street, Dallas, TX 75204.
- Cover for the night is $12 for 21+, and $15 for those 18 - 21. Discount $8 presale tickets are available now online.
For more information, please visit www.PoorVida.com