Def Jam is in the building. “Due to the untimely passing of Adam Yauch, aka MCA of the Beastie Boys, The Def Jam 25 DC Celebration has been rescheduled to June 16th. We apologize for any inconvenience. Purchased tickets will be honored on the new date. Thank you for understanding.” This event takes place in Washington, DC at the historic Lincoln Theater. Many independent artist from the Washington, DC area will bless the stage with their talents along with some of the greats. Get your tickets now because they are going fast. As an “OFFICIAL” ticket seller of this event, thanks to HedRush Music, I have to stay “In The Mix” and this is why………
Get your tickets in advance by following the instructions below. You can go to ticket master and pay the surcharge but why? Payment by phone is much easier and convenient Email HedRush and tell them Monique Inthemixwithtre Dillard sent ya. It’s Just $35 for this milestone event is Christmas in the spring. If that doesn’t grab your attention along with DEF JAM 25 Celebration, I don’t know what is.
Here’s a little more info:
CONCERT by the legendary EPMD and some of the area’s best talent.
The event will be produced by Hedrush Music, known for their brand work with PUMA, Red Bull, Toyota Scion and DC Loves Dilla, now in its 7th year.
You are now……..“IN THE MIX”
If You Don’t Want to Pay the Surcharge of $9.50….. Here’s What You Do…
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and phone number to set up a payment by phone. Note: Make sure you put “Def Jam 25 referred by (Monique Inthemixwithtre Dillard)”
“Join us as we pay homage to the 25 year milestone of the iconic Rap Label-DEF JAM & The Book it inspired- “Def Jam: The First 25 Years of the Last Great Record Label”. In association with Def Jam, the book is a celebration of the first twenty-five years of the label that defined hip-hop music and culture, in the words and photographs of its founders and artists. Check the festivities below.”
CONVERSATION with Cey Adams-Def Jam’s founding Creative Director, Bill Adler-founding Publicist, Rap Legends EPMD, invited guests DJ Spinderella (Salt-N-Pepa), Timothy Anne Burnside [Smithsonian Institution NMAAHC]…
PERFORMANCES by The Legendary EPMD, Asheru, Carolyn Malachi, Tabi Bonney, Maimouna Youssef, RaTheMC, JF Coop, Seez Mics, XO, PROverb, Gods’Illa and more
Lincoln Theatre – 1215 U St NW WDC 20009 // 8P
Tickets : $35 adv/42.50 day of/$50 box seats
Promotion Pkg $85 incl. adv ticket and book
Facebook: HedRushTwitter: @HedRushMusic and #defjam25dc
Portion of proceeds to benefit DC Loves Dilla
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Def Jam: The First 25 Years Of The Last Great Record Label, published by Rizzoli New York, celebrates the first twenty-five years of the label that defined Hip-Hop music and culture, in the words and photographs of its founders and artists. The book was designed by Cey Adams, Def Jam’s founding creative director; and co-authored by Bill Adler, Def Jam’s founding publicist, and by Dan Charnas, author of “The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip-Hop.” With Preface by Rick Rubin and Hip-Hop Mogul Russell Simmons.