Occupy MN concerts announced: Grant Hart, Toki Wright, more to perform in solidarity
OnFriday, October 14
from11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
, a lineup of mostly hip-hop artists will perform a free show in Peavey Plaza as a prelude to a "March to Save the American Dream," which will depart from Peavey Plaza at 3 p.m. and head toward the Wells Fargo Center (similar to a march that took place yesterday
). The daytime concert, organized by TakeAction Minnesota and the Twin Cities Arts Action Collective, will feature performances by Rhymesayers artist and activistToki Wright
,Pandora's Box Cutter
,Thee Evil Creatures
,Karma the Oddest Goddess
,Sean Anonymous (of Wide Eyes)
, andEarth Shake
Both events are open to the public, and as Minnesotans for a Fair Economy organizer Kevin Whelan puts it, "The price for both concerts is just right for the 99%....free."
Follow #mnfaireconomy, #fairmn, and #occupymn on Twitter for updates on these music-related events during the Occupy MN movement.
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