CrossroadswebeL Paper Magazine & Music Under the 7
a Festival of live music, readings, performances, Vj´s, fanzines and artist books.
eL Paper Magazine and Music Under the 7 are joining forces to produce a CD & limited edition Vinyl of music and poetry with a handful of emergent writers, poets, playwrights, actors and musicians. We are recording live during a two day festival on Friday, April 18th and Saturday, 19th. Several guest artists are coming to Crossroads from Guatemala and Berlin. This event is FREE!
We are inviting the audience become immersed into an intimate creative experience where they can read, look, touch, listen and interact in different ways with all the mediums presented; The written word, fanzines, and artist books.
Special Book Exhibition: From April 18-26th an artist book exhibition will be showing at Local Project with pieces from: Milena Berlin (Germany), Print About Me (Italy), Limit (Mexico), Ediciones Bizarras (Guatemala), Ratalia Espigadora (Barcelona-Chile), Chisato Tamabayashi (London-Japan), Les Editions Horror Vacui (Paris), eL Paper Magazine (NewYork-Santiago-Caracas) and Yarisa Colón (New York-Puerto Rico).
The exhibition will be open from April 18th to 26th. In addition we will be offering Bookbinding Workshops:
Tuesday, April 22nd, 6 to 9PM
Handmade books, workshop by Simon Pedroza from Ediciones Bizarras, Guatemala.
Simon is a very experienced in bookbinding and makes amazing books!
Donations suggested $25 (materials included)
Wednesday, April 23th, 6 to 9PM
Standby, workshop by Elisa Clark from eL Paper Magazine.
You will make you own copy of this travel book
$25 (Book included) If you don´t want the book you can make a donation.
Friday, April 18th
7pm: La MicroTheater & Cristian Amigo (guest guitarist)
730pm: Poetic Wordplay
830pm Oliver Ford
9pm: KC Trommer
930pm: José Pablo Jofré & Andi Meissner (Berlin)
10pm: Safiel Vonay
Saturday, April 19th
630pm Gerald Kosloff
700pm Emily Ruth Hazel
730pm: Édgar J. Ulloa (Cd. Juárez) & Arturo Hernández (guest guitarist)
800pm: Phil Demise Smith & band
830pm: Fiona Silver
900pm: Simón Pedroza (Guatemala)
Please SUPPORT US BY PURCHASING THE CD AND VINYL IN ADVANCE. Special prices will be offered. You can contact email@example.com to send your donation or donate in person during the event. CDs $10 (afterwards will be $15), Vinyl $20 (after will be $25)