In fact, America’s two most populist music genres, superficially at odds but similar beneath the skin, have been mixing at least since the emergence of “hick-hop” with Bubba Sparxxx and Big & Rich in the early 2000s. Two of the past couple of years’ biggest country hits have been full-out country-rap crossovers: Jason Aldean’s “Dirt Road Anthem,” featuring Ludacris, and Florida Georgia Line’s “Cruise,” with Nelly. So Elliott is rather late for the revolution.
The chamber, along with Macerich Co., hosting a free expo from 9 a.m, to 5 p.m, Nov, 2, at Somersville Towne Center, 2556 Somersville Road, The goal of the inaugural Antioch Expo is threefold: to bring exposure to how Macerich has spruced up the shopping mall, and bring community members together and to help businesses get themselves out in front of the public and increase their visibility said Sean Wright, the chamber’s chief ballet shoes size 5 toddler executive officer, “There’s no place in Antioch right now for businesses to have exposure, This will allow people to come by, and stop and ask questions,” he said..
For more information email Diane@Art4Antioch.org or call Diane Gibson-Gray at 925-325-9897. Artists exhibit at Umpqua Bank. ANTIOCH — The Arts & Cultural Foundation of Antioch continues its partnership with Antioch’s Umpqua Bank with five artists in their exhibit. The bank’s art showcase changes every two months. The featured artists for the May through June are: Michelle Eaken, Arturo Garcia, Donna Merry, Paul Schorr and Peter J. Ruegg. The exhibit continues through June 29.
The Festival of the Silk Road, which presents music, dance and poetry from the cultures connected by those ancient trade routes, celebrates its fourth year Sunday at Mexican Heritage Plaza, Produced by Afsaneh Arts and Culture Society, an organization dedicated to Persian dance, the event has grown, much like the Silk Road did ballet shoes size 5 toddler itself, to include performers from Turkey, China, India, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, “We quickly found as we started to do these performances that it was very difficult to separate along national borders,” says Sharlyn Sawyer, Afsaneh’s founder and director, “The Silk Road speaks to that conduit of arts, goods and ideas that stretched across Eurasia, It’s also a metaphor that gives us room to grow and change.”..
This year’s fireworks and concert will consist of musical entertainment performed by Pac Soul, with an added attraction of a dance floor to enjoy the sounds and dance. Food Truck Mafia will also be selling savory and sweet items the entire event. “The fireworks show will start at approximately 9:15 p.m., depending on how dark it is, and is expected to last approximately 20 to 30 minutes,” Flunoy said. “From past experience, we expect approximately 15,000 people to enjoy this year’s event.”.