Toki Wright CD-release party this Friday at the Entry
Photo by Karolina Karlic
If you're a fan of local hip-hop, there's a good chance that you already know Toki Wright, even if you've never heard his music. Whether working as Brother Ali's hypeman or as an activist behind events like Yo! the Movement or the Twin Cities Celebration of Hip-Hop, Wright's face is a familiar one in the local scene. Now, after years spent promoting his promoting his musical peers, Wright is branching out on his own with his own Rhymesayers debut.
For more about Wright's new album, A Different Mirror, be sure to read Peter Scholte's review from the print edition of City Pages. And check out the video below for a word from Wright himself about his CD-release show. Friday night's show will also feature Black Blondie, Abstract Rude, Longshot, and DJ Snuggles.
Thanks to Mike at Midwest Broadcast for the heads up on this video.
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