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The 8th Annual Trinity International Hip-Hop Festival Happens This Week
Over four days and nights, Trinity College brings the world of hip-hop to Hartford for the eighth straight year. Friday culminates with a b-boy/b-girl battle (7-10 p.m., Mather Hall) and the Jam (10 p.m.), with Brown Rice Family, Political Animals, Aisha Fukushima and others showing off their skills. Saturday wraps up with a Local Hip Hop Showcase (4:45-7:30 p.m., The Cave Patio) hosted by Self Suffice and Rashad, followed by main stage performances by dead prez, Rael, Las Krudas (pictured) and many more. There are seminars, workshops, exhibits and panel discussions all festival long; check trinityhiphop.com for the full schedule.
By Michael Hamad
April 2, 2013