Yasiin Bey no longer headlining Shredded Beats next Friday. You won't believe who's in his place

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

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

Sit down. Are you sitting down? Good. We've got some news for you that's going to completely knock you on your ass, and we really don't want you to break anything. Okay. Ready? So the bad news is that Yasiin Bey is no longer headlining SoGnar's Shredded Beats show at Cervantes' next Friday, November 15. Now wait a tick. Before that news sinks in and begins to dampen your day, you won't believe who's been tapped to take his place. No, really, this is some blockbuster shit, especially considering the intimacy of the spot. Continue on below to find out who's headlining.

See also: The ten best storytellers in hip-hop

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.