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"Rappers stepping to me they want to get some
But I'm the Kane, so yo, you know the outcome
Another victory
They can't get with me
So pick a BC date cause you're history
I'm the authentic poet to get lyrical
For you to beat me, it's gonna take a miracle
And, stepping to me, yo that's the wrong move
So what you on, Homes, dope or dog food?
Competition I just devour
Like a pitbull against a Chihuahua
Cause when it comes to being dope, hot damn
I got it good, now let me tell you who I am
The B-I-G D-A-double D-Y K-A-N-E
Dramatic, Asiatic, not like many."

Friday September 14th

I Killed Pancho Villa! @ the Frida Kahlo Theater ~ 2332 W. 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057. The story of the last days in the life of the legendary leader of the Mexican revolution. In SPANISH and ENGLISH. Thursdays, September 13 through Sunday, October 28th.~ $15 ~Preview performances September 13th-16th, $11.

Cannibal Corpse @ The Porch of the House of Blues ~ 84 30 Sunset Blvd. West Hollywood, CA ~ 6:30PM ~ Then later at House of Blues with Black Dahlia Murder ~ 8PM ~ $22.50

Dynamite Kablammo! @ Zombie Joe's Underground Theater ~ 4850 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601 ~ One hour of the crazy comedy stylings of Dynamite Kablammo! ~ 8:30 PM ~ $12

Butterflies of Uganda, Memoirs of a Child Soldier @ the Greenway Court Theater ~ 544 N. Fairfax Avenue, LA, CA 90036. Check online for discounts: Through October 13th. Thursdays-Saturdays ~ 8pm ~ $15-$25.

Saturday September 15th

Fresh @ 33 Third ~ 5111 W. Pico ~ DJs and live graf ~ Stone's Throw Records, Bent VinylWorldwide Crew, Black love Radiators, and many more. With live art by MAKE STN, CRE8 WCA, MARK 7, ZUCO, SHIRO and more ~ 1-8PM ~ FREE

La Ofrenda (The Offering) at CASA 0101, 2009 E. First St., LA, CA 90033. Written and Directed by Jose Casas. A young boy who lost his parents on 9/11 is forced to move to Los Angeles to live with his grandmother. ~ Fridays and Saturdays, 8pm. Sundays at 3pm. Through September 30th. ~ $15. $8 for Boyle Heights residents.

Live Punk & Graf Show at The Lot ~ 841 E. 29th St. Los Angeles, CA 90011 ~ Two stages rocking with live punk and sk, including Chanclaso 78, South Central Skankers, Eskara Bajo, La Infintia Protesta, 2HJ, Defied, ALl Out Attack and more. Live graffiti artists include PIXIE, DYTCH, CRAESTER, SECTOR ONE, RICKY, RITZ, CHITO, and many more. Hundreds of canvases on display, the infamous ice beer truck, professional tattoo artists, drinks, homemade tacos, y mucho mucho mas!! ~ All ages ~ 4PM-3AM ~ $5

The Roots with Big Daddy Kane @ House of Blues ~ 84 30 Sunset Blvd. West Hollywood, CA ~ Also MC Lyte ~ 8PM ~ $37.50

The Pharcyde at The Highlands ~6801 Highlands Blvd. Hollywood, CA ~ 9PM

Sunday September 16th's Acoustic Benefit @ Lost Souls Cafe ~ 124 4th St. Downtown Los Angeles, CA 90013 ~ Fundraiser for the non-profit, anti-corporate station, featuring Arrica Rose and the ...'s, Skyscape Frontier, Daniel Pearson, Chase Frank, and Eject ~ 6PM ~ $5 suggested donation

Mexican Independence Celebration @ House of Blues ~ 84 30 Sunset Blvd. West Hollywood, CA ~ With Paseo de Oro Folorico Dance Group, Quintol Sol, Linda Lopez, La Mala Influencia, y Mundo Vaco ~ 18+ ~ 7:30PM ~ $12

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