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HomeGrownPhilly presents “My Story: A Hip Hop Story Slam”

Wiggz (left) and Sam Delaghetto will perform at the HomeGrownPhilly story slam on March 7th
Wiggz (left) and Sam Delaghetto will perform at the HomeGrownPhilly story slam on March 7th

Bourbon and Branch will play host to an all new way we look at story slams.  Disregard the coffee and finger-snapping applause: this poetry is done through the art of hip hop.

HomeGrownPhilly‘s My Story event, which is hosted by Chris Bobo with music from Wes Walker, showcases nine Philadelphia rappers and gives them each a platform to share their story.  Pushing aside instrumentals and subtle nuances that may limit an artist in sharing more of their own story throughout their music, this event looks to capitalize on the magic that is spoken word.  Continue reading →