Presented by 89.3 The Current and TGNP
with SPANK ROCK, DUA, PSYMUN, MIDNITE EXPRESS, and Top Secret Special Guests
With proceeds to benefit ACLU
with DEM ATLAS, STRANGE RELATIONS, NICK JORDAN, TEKK NIKK, and FEELFREE HIFI
Special guest speaker: Climatologist Eric Holthaus
Proceeds to benefit Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief
with IZELL PYRAMID, CONDOMINIUM, MINA MOORE, JEREMY YLVISAKER, and 26 BATS!
Special guest speaker: Moses Tut
Proceeds to benefit American Refugee Committee
featuring LOW, FOG, MARIJUANA DEATHSQUADS, IN // VIA, and MIDNITE EXPRESS
Proceeds to benefit Appetite For Change
Born and raised in Minneapolis MN, Andrew Broder has dedicated the better part of his thirty-plus years to carving out his own singular path in music. Andrew has spent time as a cutting and scratching battle DJ, a snotty punk rocker, a challenging and thoughtful improviser, soundtrack composer, working sideman, producer, remixer, beat-maker, poet, beauty creator, brutal noise-monger and above all a fearless, restless and provocative songwriter.
His work is a study in surprise and defying expectation. With his records as Fog, he re-defined the turntable as a compositional tool, and his contributions since to avant hip-hop, rock, jazz and noise have been equally engaging, and envelope-pushing. His lyrics are cutting and evocative, his melodies poignant and tart, and his curiosity leads him to unexpected juxtapositions in sound and image.
Currently, he is producing new work for his solo project Fog, fronts the rock band The Cloak Ox, creates detailed and immersive electronic music under his own name, makes beats for rappers and has his hand in numerous other projects and collaborations. In whatever genre or medium he works, he takes the listener somewhere they have never been, or makes them more keenly aware of somewhere they already are.