Hook Arts Media is happy to announce that Soul Science Lab will perform at the 25th Annual Red Hook Fest!
About Soul Science Lab
Innovative. Afro. Futuristic. Griots. Chen Lo and Asante’ Amin are a music production duo known collectively as Soul Science Lab (SSL). Artist, educator and creative director, Chen Lo, and multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer, Asante’ Amin formed SSL. With a focus on high quality, timeless music, SSL also designs innovative arts education models and creates culturally responsive interactive experiences. In addition to international touring, SSL’s current projects include: Soundtrack ’63, a multi-media music production that explores the Civil Rights Movement through images, video, jazz, hip-hop, soul music and poetry and the duo’s debut release, Plan for Paradise and their forthcoming Soul Science Kids EP, featuring lead singles “Passport Kids” and “Imagination.“
Co-founder Chen Lo is a seasoned artist, educator, and creative director. This visionary mind has toured the globe, performing and leading master classes with a number of cultural arts institutions, including Jazz at Lincoln Center on the Rhythym Road, the August Wilson Center, 651 ARTS and others. Chen Lo has also shared the stage with the likes of Common, Erykah Badu, KRS-ONE, A Tribe Called Quest, Xzibit and has worked with the legendary Last Poets. To date, he has recorded notable collaborations with K’Naan, Murs Jean Grae, and Ryan Leslie. Co-founder Asante’ Amin is a gifted multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer. Amin has also shared the stage with several globally-renown artists, including Blitz the Ambassador, Ismael Kouyaté, GZA, and others. A MetLife Meet the Composer award winner, Amin is also a musical director ahead of his time.
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Learn more about Soul Science Lab
See Soul Science Lab perform at Red Hook Fest on Saturday, June 2, 2018, from 2:00-7:00 pm at IKEA’s Erie Basin Park. Learn more about the other performers, activities, and resources at The 25th Annual Red Hook Fest: Artist as Activist.