Benefits for the AMC "Sound Track" in Detroit and D.C. this Saturday (April 5)

The organizers of the AMC2014 "Sound Track" have organized simultaneous benefit events in Detroit and Washington D.C. for this Saturday, April 5.

The "Sound Track" is a series of workshops at the AMC that will explore "how music and sound shapes our perception of each other, how we listen to each other, and how we think about the future."

About the "Sound Track" of AMC2014

Music and sound are powerful communication and organizing tools that have shaped and archived social movements since our earliest ancestors. We will explore how music and sound shapes our perception of each other, how we listen to each other, and how we think about the future. We will investigate soundtracks of our past to understand the potential of music and sound, explore tools that allow us to collaboratively build the soundtracks of our lives and movements, listen to each other to understand the diversity of sound each person carries, and reflect on influences that have shaped sound and music over time. Participants will walk away with insight on the ways in which music and sound influences our lives and communities and how we can use these tools to shape the worlds we want to see.

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AMC Fundraiser GetlLow DanceParty ft. Tunde Olaniran LIVE + DJ Underdog, rAt, & Mothershiester

at Comet Ping Pong Live Music (Washington, D.C.)

Visionary performer Tunde Olaniran debuts live in DC with a danceparty afterwards by DJs Underdog, Mothershiester and rAt! On the heels of releasing an EP ("Yung Archetype") that was featured in the New York Times and hailed by Pitchfork as "an explosive, dynamic offering," Tunde Olaniran's sound is an undefinable, unmissable experience.

More info and RSVP on Facebook »

W.E.T. Detroit's Queer AMC SoundTrack Fundraiser

at Temple Bar (Detroit, Michigan)
featuring Mother Cyborg and DJ Mike Medow.

Here at W.E.T. Women's Entertainment Team we aim to celebrate FEMME LOVE in Detroit! (changing the world) We strive to create a safe space that centers the diversity LGBTQI of Women. We're often told to be passive, conform, and to not be who we are--fuck that! W.E.T. doesn't just throw parties. Our themes come with purpose most of the time. Bring your diversity, resilience, and fabulousness to the dance floor and Join us in the celebration as we fundraise for a great conference, (Allied Media Conference), that brings people of all different types to our gorgeous city.

More info and RSVP on Facebook »

Donate to support the Sound Track

You can also support the Sound Track through a tax-deductible donation. Click here to donate »

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