4

Tonight: Local hip-hop producers slated to clash at Colorado Beat Box in Aurora

^
Keep Westword Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free.

Looks like we have another producer battle on our hands. Colorado Beat Box is going down tonight at the Spillway (3740 East Quincy Avenue) in Aurora. According to Yak of PMG Solutions, the company presenting the battle, the competition is designed to show the skills and production chops of the best beatmakers in Denver. Each producer was asked to register to be in the contest and is tasked with bringing their most original battle-ready beats. The winner takes home $250 in cash.

Among the many who who have entered, a few familiar names jump out immediately, including Davey Boy, who won the producer battle at the CO Hip-hop Unity Series and was featured in our producers' profile last year; Graffiti Black, who was also featured; TC Crook, who moonlights as a rapper these days; and the turf boss himself, DJ Ktone.

LKeys, Killen Em Ent and Mr. Midas, who is hosting the event, are slated to perform. Tickets are $5, and the battle is open to ages 21+ up. Eargasms are free.

Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.