Staying Underground residency
Friday April 13 & 20, 9pm
Alteregos Cafe, 2193 Gottingen Street
RHONDA, Pleasure Forever, All Black Everything with Alfalfa Brown
Friday April 7, 10pm
Reflections Cabaret, 5187 Salter Street
Pop-up shop with Alfalfa Brown
Tuesday April 11, 6-8pm
Lost & Found, 2383 Agricola Street
“The best comment I heard was that we’re playing music people didn’t even know that they liked.”
Ten years ago, Thomas Rapsey (AKA Mistah Rapsey) started a music blog called Staying Underground, a place where the avid music collector could make mixes and share tracks he loved from artists around the world. Through these mixes—blending mainly underground hip hop, jazz, funk, soul, electronic, you name it—which now number in the hundreds, he met fellow music lover, creator and polymath Alfie Rapsey (AKA Alfalfa Brown), and if you can’t already guess from the names, the two married.
Now living in Halifax, their “place of pivot” for the past few years, the two are putting on regular dance nights and events along with the other third of Staying Underground, audio…
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