The Beat Who Cheated Death: How Bass Shaped Miamiâ€ with Dave Tompkins
Thursday, May 31, 6-9pm, talk begins 6:30pm
Miami Art Museum
101 W Flagler Street
Miami, FL 33130
Members free / non-members $8
Dave Tompkins, music journalist, historian, and author of “How to Wreck a Nice Beach: The Vocoder from World War II to Hip-Hop,” leads a discussion on the history of Miami bass and its cultural, political and geological impact on the Magic City. Lecture begins 6:30pm. (Doors open 6pm. Seating is limited. First come, first seated.) Following the lecture, stick around for a party led by **DJ Dave Tompkins**, who will be spinning the best of Miami â€œbassâ€ music.
Specialty cocktails by Smirnoff
Secure garage parking is available for $5 at 50 NW 2 Ave.
RSVP@miamiartmuseum.org / 305.375.1704