Join us at Commander's Mansion at the Arsenal on the Charles for an exciting evening of music and spoken word.
Please Note: This event will take place outside on the grounds of the historic Commander's Mansion, also on the Arsenal on the Charles, and not at the Mosesian Center for the Arts. MCA will be under renovation for the summer!
This event will take place rain or shine.
For this event, you must purchase all seats at the selected table. Seating is available in groups of 2, 4, or 6.
About the Artists
Opening artist Regie Gibson is a poet and literary performer who has worked with Gwendolyn Brooks, Roy Ayers, Fareed Haque, Kurt Vonnegut, David Amram, The Monks of the Drepong Gamong Monastery, members of the world famous AACM (Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians), Mos Def, David Murray, Sterling Plumpp, Marc Smith, Mark Strand, Reg E. Gaines, Savion Glover, John Legend and many other artists in musical genres including World, Celtic, Jazz, Blues and, Salsa, and classical European.
Regie is a former National Poetry Slam Individual Champion, and he was selected one of Chicago Tribune's Artists of the Year for Excellence for his poetry. He has co-judge the Chicago Sun-Times Poetry Competition with Marc Smith and Mark Strand, has been regularly featured on NPR, and has appeared on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam. Kurt Vonnegut once said of him, "Regie, when you perform, you are supersonic and in the stratosphere, where you can see that the Earth really is a ball, moist, blue-green. Regie, you sing and chant for all of us. Nobody gets left out."
STL GLD On the surface, STL GLD are a Hip Hop band. But, through captivating performances, STL GLD continually push beyond the traditions of Hip Hop with genre bending compositions. Multifaceted and complex, their live show sees elements of hip hop, rock, punk, and cinematic orchestra all coming together for an unforgettable live experience.