2016 Saturday PerformersFrom EDEN to ORLANDO, with LOVE
Femme Deadly Venoms (FDV), includes emcee and vocalist Aima the Dreamer and DJ, producer and vocalist Lady Fingaz in a sweet gumbo of Hip Hop, Funk, Soul and Electronica. Aima the Dreamer has been rocking’ crowds from Oakland to Barcelona. She has shared the stage with such greats as; Roy Ayers, Les Nubians, DJ J-Boogie, Jazz Mafia Hip Hop Symphony, Bahamadia, Chali 2na to name just a few! In 2010 Lady Fingaz placed second in the U.S.A. Team DMC competition. Lady Fingaz’s production of Hip-Hop and EDM reflects her love of music, incorporating her soulful voice and turntablism into every piece. 2015 brings the rebirth of Femme Deadly Venoms in the form of their latest EP “Planet Femme”, entirely produced by Lady Fingaz and Aima the Dreamer on lead vocals.This dynamic duo shares a musical point of view that spans space and time. A refreshing balance between smart and sultry lyrics over smoking hot beats. Lady Fingaz and Aima the Dreamer invite the world to experience their music as a journey and not a destination.
Zakiya Harris is a shapesifter. She is an afro-eclectic mix of soul, dance and theater. Her music has been compared to the works of Janelle Monáe, Erykah Badu and MIA. Along with her dynamic band Elephantine she seamlessly blends the genres of Soul, Electronica, Hip-Hop and Afro-Beat music within her repertoire.
Zakiya has shared stages with Talib Kweli, Dead Prez, Digable Planets, Gil Scott-Heron, and Tatiana Ali. She’s also been featured at Art Basel, Life is Living, The New Parish, Brick and Mortar, Cafe Du Nord and The Legendary CBGB’s Gallery.
Born and raised in San Francisco. Micahtron has traveled the world performing from the Bay to Berlin and everywhere in between. She will be hitting the EDEN stage Saturday night for the first time, and tearing up floor. MicahTron is an ORIGINAL lesbian Hip-Hop artist who has opened for artists such as Lil Kim, The Internet, Le1f, GirlTalk and many more. Representing the young and talented independent female artist, but most importantly, the queer!!!!