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Pilsen / UIC

Urban arts retreat to the wilderness

There had to be an out-of-Pilsen post eventually right? Last Friday I attended a fundraiser for Urban Art Retreat, a creative social initiative based in neighboring Lawndale. This organization provides those in want or need with resources to positively express themselves and find some possible personal catharsis. This they do with a budget of zilch.…

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From Pilsen to GR

From Pilsen to GR

      I have been gone for a little while visiting my family in Grand Rapids, MI. Since Chicago is full of so many people from Grand Rapids I thought I would post some images from my trip. I only go back to Grand Rapids, or GR as we like to call it, about…

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Who we are: FREE event tonight!

Who we are: FREE event tonight!

Tonight join me, La Princesa de Pilsen for a the dopest party in the barrio!   “WHO WE ARE”, a night of music, fashion and art presented by Electriqsoul Hideout Sept 2nd at the Living Room Lounge. Event will be filled with lovers of expression and lovers of life. ****** Free admission, drinks and hors…

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Support Pilsen while in Wicker

Yep its totally possible.  I am working on a super dope house/hip hop dance party with DJ West set for August 13th  but in the meantime catch his show “Insomniacs “at Crocodile Lounge tomorrow night! Its sure to be much needed hump day dance party Wednesday August 3rd.     Wanna check out DJ West beforehand? www.soundcloud.com/dj-mr-west

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Choc QuibTown Performs in Chicago!

Okay Pilseners! I know that this event may not be taking place in Pilsen but I know that many of you will want to know about this! I can not WAIT for this event! All of you so called Hip-Hop fans I wana see you at this show! I have been addicted to Afro-Colombian Hip-Hop…

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