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The BIPOC hArt Music Series is a platform celebrating diverse representation in the performing arts and creative industries by showcasing emerging artists from across the Greater Hamilton Area and Six Nations of the Grand River.

1 NIGHT. 4 SENSATIONAL PERFORMANCES!

22.03.22

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Canadian Singer, Songwriter, and Steelpan aficionado, Dejehan Hamilton aka Luckystickz is a renaissance artist in a digital age. His Jamaican & Trinidadian heritage mixed with his Canadian nationality is evident in his eclectic sound as he mixes Soca, Dancehall, R&B and Gospel; to create his Afro R&B/Pop flavor. 

Music has been a safe haven for Keith Silver. His music is purposeful, his songs are healing from hurt, pain, sorrow and sadness. Through honest lyrics and beautiful melodies, Keith shares the power of music and how it can stir the soul.

Started as a vocalist and music teacher in her homeland of El Salvador. Now a Hispanic-Canadian; Lil America's new music will take you on a ride through her love of Brazilian, Colombian and afro Cuban rhythms to Bolivian, Chilean , Salvadoran and the beautiful sounds of the Mexican Indigenous people.

Nezqwik is Inspired by an array of genres and artists, every note is thought out and means something to this group, all whilst maintaining a groove that any audience can vibe with.. The band’s philosophy is aptly described by the three short words of their slogan: Groove. Pocket. Color.

TUESDAY, MARCH 22 2022 AT 7:00P.M.

 

Bridgeworks
200 Caroline St N, Hamilton, ON L8R 0A6

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CHECK OUT THE PREVIOUSLY  FEATURED ARTISTS.

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Fusing Hip-hop, and spoken word poetry over traditional Egyptian arrangements, Mer’s energy and meticulous lyrics are heightened by his accompanying bandmates: Andy Dmytryshyn, Miles Evans-Branagh, and Costa Chatzis

 A musician with the capacity to mesmerize and mirror the intricacies of your soul, Guru Neeraj Prem is a rare musical entity.  He is a virtuoso sitarist and leader in the modern movement of Indian music as a sought after performer and teacher.

Gambian-born artist Aisha Barrow conveys the collaborative nature of her music and the “tribe” of musicians and producers who back her R&B-based-pop-project. This electrifying performance features the talented accompaniment of Jason Osorio, Jadon Haughton, and Nathanael Pollard.

A Mohawk/French Canadian Singer-Songwriter from Six Nations of the Grand River. James’ performance weaves haunting vocals contrasted perfectly with his powerful rock tones, as he shares stories from his life and work with Six Nations’ youth.

MER.

LIFEANDTHETRIBE.

NEERAJ PREM.

JAMES N. WILSON.

 

The 2021 BIPOC hArt Music Series was a produced by Steady Canoe.

Steady Canoe is a virtual venue and media streaming company designed and built by artists, musicians, performers and technicians for the promotion and support of arts and culture. 

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HAC engaged the expertise of DeShaun Jones, as series curator and host, to select four artists of exceptional quality. 

"I am extremely excited for new audiences to experience the incredible artists selected for the series” 

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DESHAUN JONES.

SERIES CURATOR & HOST