Turn off the drum machines and head to La MaMa where the Fourth Annual American Human Beatbox Festival kicks off tomorrow night. A variety of beatbox performance styles and forms are showcased in this three-day event that includes an open mic, beat rhyme battles and vocal wars featuring some of the leading beatbox artists in America. There will be special appearances by 2013 Beatrhyme Battle and Vocal Wars Winners Kaila Mullady, Baba Israel and Yako 440. The festival is curated and hosted by Kid Lucky.
Through Sunday, March 16 // 74A E. Fourth St. // showtimes vary, $15 or two for $20/advance.
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