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JPEGMAFIA tickets at First Avenue in Minneapolis
Fri Nov 12, 2021 - 8:30 PM

First Avenue presents

JPEGMAFIA

with ZelooperZ
First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN Ages: 18 & Over with Valid Government ID
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First Avenue presents

First Avenue presents

JPEGMAFIA

with ZelooperZ

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First Avenue
701 North 1st Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Fri Nov 12, 2021 - 8:30 PM
Ages: 18 & Over with Valid Government ID
Doors Open: 7:30 PM
Door Price: $25.00
Onsale: Tue Aug 31, 2021 - 10:00 AM

Bio: JPEGMAFIA

Often, art is considered the safe space for dangerous ideas. JPEGMAFIA is a reminder that in a dangerous world, sometimes nowhere is safe. Operating out of Baltimore Maryland but born in New York to Jamaican parents, JPEG spent the bulk of his childhood in East Flatbush, Brooklyn – a neighborhood deeply rooted in West Indian culture and black pride – & the majority of his mid teens in deep south rural Alabama – bouncing from place to place due to rough circumstances at home & after a short stint in prison due to a racially-charged altercation in his late teens, JPEG joined the military where he’d be deployed to different parts of the world, meeting fellow artists and adding new elements to his producing and rapping repertoire.

If trap music is the sound of the street, then JPEGMAFIA is trap’s subconscious; dark but not without a humor that makes things even more uncomfortable. His role as villain or satirist, hood protector or nihilist is intentionally hard to put one’s finger on. What more appropriate way to embody the frightening and confusing reality of America today?

JPEGMAFIA’s lo-fi approach, political lyrics, ethereal noisy beats and genuine roots in the underground scene are refreshingly visceral & have made him one of the hottest, relevant & important rappers in the country. His work has been covered by Pitchfork, MTV, AfroPunk, Noisey/Vice, Impose Magazine, Pigeons and Planes, Mass Appeal, The Wire and many more.

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