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Lectures & Lasers: Hip Hop with Jahi

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get lit with lasers!

October 18

6-10 p.m.

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Schedule

6pm – Doors open

7-8:30pm – Jahi Talk & Performance

9pm – Dark Side of the Moon Laser Show

 

About Lectures and Lasers

Want to impress your friends with your expansive knowledge of science and culture? Looking for a new date night activity? Just want to kick back and watch a laser show?

Grab a beer and head into our Planetarium for a unique talk followed by not one, but TWO laser light shows. Bring your friends, bring your lovers, bring your parents!

Laser shows featuring music from Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Beatles, and more will rotate each month. Beer, wine, soft drinks, and snacks will be available for purchase. 21+

 

Speaker: Jahi of PE2.0

Jahi, originally from East Cleveland Ohio, now residing in Oakland, California for the last 20 years, is a Hip Hop artist skilled in the art of Emceein’ and DJing. Jahi began his career in 1999 as the first local artist to perform at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame opening for Public Enemy. Celebrating his 20th year in Hip Hop, Jahi has released 15 albums, 25 music videos, multiple world tours, various awards and accolades, including the International Songwriting Award, and Amnesty International’s 50th Anniversary headlining concert. Jahi has shared the same stage with acts such as The Roots, Chaka Khan, Living Colour, Yasiin Bey, Snoop Dogg, Jay Z, Wu-Tang and Dela Soul, to name a few.

In 2006 Jahi joined the Public Enemy family. In 2012 Jahi was coined PE 2.0 (Project Experience Millennium) by Chuck D. Since then, Jahi has released 4 albums, one album on vinyl, and tours globally with Public Enemy, Enemy Radio, as well as a contributing writer and performer on Chuck D’s solo projects. Jahi’s latest project, The Catalog, features KRS-One, Easy Mo Bee, with production by Divided Souls, DJ Pain One, and the original Bomb Squad.

 

Details

Date:
October 18
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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