Born in the 80s, 70s state of mind, 90s sense of style; Blackmale Beats (Shem Lawrence & Lukman Shoge) music & art production duo, raised in the cultural streets of South London . The philosophy & style behind the Blackmale Beats machine is ‘to keep the tradition of Hip Hop alive’, with their primary musical influences ranging from Hip Hop musicians such as J Dilla to Jazz references from Gil Scott-Heron. The duo debuted their last Mixtape ‘Skool Assembly’ through a bespoke sound system at Tate Britain’s Late at Tate. This venture was the beginning of many sound and visual installations to come.
From the 18th – 21st of September the super talented duo will be showcasing visuals if there work at The ‘African And Caribbean Design Diaspora Festival. Within the Oxo Towers Bargehouse. For more information about their work visit http://classiqmoments.co.uk/