tddmusic:

thedearlydepart Presents:
The Lantern of Truth, an event of mind-opening proportions featuring three of the soon to be most influential artist coming out of philly and ready to tell their stories!
O.H.M.
Cult Fortified:
Cult Fortified is a Sect of Artist from the four corners Philly, using linguistic tools and techniques passed down thru many ages to let the world know that MC’s are more than just Rappers Check them out on sound Cloud and Band Camp!
https://soundcloud.com/40fied
http://CultFortified.bandcamp.com
Jacqueline Constance:
This is Nu-Soul”- TC Helicon official facebook page. Philly based singer/songwriter, Jacqueline Constance blends her R&B and Hiphop command into a swirling emotional stew. With a warm, yet strident voice she creates daring and fiery stories in sound. Not one to wait for a musician to make her magic happen, Jacqueline also produces some of her own material. Armed with just a mic, her digital sampling, foot pedal and a small mixer, Jacqueline turns breaths, sighs and words into funky orchestral pastures for her lyrics to frolic through.
Born and raised in the Mt Airy section of Philadelphia, Jacqueline attended the legendary CAPA high school which spawned such artists as the Roots, Boys to Men and Amel Larriuex. She has performed at Such notable venues such as The Hard Rock Cafe, World Cafe Live and The Kimmel Center.
Jacqueline is inspired by jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald, which is apparent in her vocal nuances and soulful timbre. Her songs speak to young women and men who are creating their own lane by adding lasting melodies to their own life story.
Her upcoming EP, “The Jacqueline Show" (in collaboration with producer Wesmanchild, AVAILABLE NOW) is a resounding and soulful introduction as an upcoming singer and songwriter.
 ”At a time when any and everyone is trying to be the next big something, It is important to find your niche and stand out. That seems to be exactly what… Jacqueline Constance has done”.
- Brandon Monroe of monroebrand.com

Sponsored by The Great People At:
bridgesetsound,
Young Black & Hustling
TopMics.com

On a side note: I wonder if I can get Kilo Kish to play my show in september?
Also the Following people show make an appearance to my show: juicy-cloture, jesssomo and anyone else that i’m following from philly cuz i couldnt think of who else id be following from philly

tddmusic:

thedearlydepart Presents:

The Lantern of Truth, an event of mind-opening proportions featuring three of the soon to be most influential artist coming out of philly and ready to tell their stories!

O.H.M.

Cult Fortified:

Cult Fortified is a Sect of Artist from the four corners Philly, using linguistic tools and techniques passed down thru many ages to let the world know that MC’s are more than just Rappers Check them out on sound Cloud and Band Camp!

https://soundcloud.com/40fied

http://CultFortified.bandcamp.com

Jacqueline Constance:

This is Nu-Soul”- TC Helicon official facebook page. Philly based singer/songwriter, Jacqueline Constance blends her R&B and Hiphop command into a swirling emotional stew. With a warm, yet strident voice she creates daring and fiery stories in sound. Not one to wait for a musician to make her magic happen, Jacqueline also produces some of her own material. Armed with just a mic, her digital sampling, foot pedal and a small mixer, Jacqueline turns breaths, sighs and words into funky orchestral pastures for her lyrics to frolic through.

Born and raised in the Mt Airy section of Philadelphia, Jacqueline attended the legendary CAPA high school which spawned such artists as the Roots, Boys to Men and Amel Larriuex. She has performed at Such notable venues such as The Hard Rock Cafe, World Cafe Live and The Kimmel Center.

Jacqueline is inspired by jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald, which is apparent in her vocal nuances and soulful timbre. Her songs speak to young women and men who are creating their own lane by adding lasting melodies to their own life story.

Her upcoming EP, “The Jacqueline Show" (in collaboration with producer Wesmanchild, AVAILABLE NOW) is a resounding and soulful introduction as an upcoming singer and songwriter.

 ”At a time when any and everyone is trying to be the next big something, It is important to find your niche and stand out. That seems to be exactly what… Jacqueline Constance has done”.

- Brandon Monroe of monroebrand.com

Eventbrite - TheDearlyDepart Presents: The Lantern Of Truth

Sponsored by The Great People At:

bridgesetsound,

Young Black & Hustling

TopMics.com

On a side note: I wonder if I can get Kilo Kish to play my show in september?

Also the Following people show make an appearance to my show: juicy-cloture, jesssomo and anyone else that i’m following from philly cuz i couldnt think of who else id be following from philly

Reblogged from tddmusic

I know I’ve told this story before, but my abusive ex refused to let me take birth control. I was on the pill until he found them in my purse.

I went to the Student Health Center—they were completely unhelpful, choosing to lecture me about the importance of safe sex (recommending condoms) instead of actually listening to my problem.

Then I went to Planned Parenthood. The Nurse Practitioner took one look at my fading bruises and stopped the exam. She called in the doctor. The doctor came in and simply asked me: “Are you ready to leave him?” When I denied that I was being abused, she didn’t argue with me. She just asked me what I needed. I said I need a birth control method that my boyfriend couldn’t detect. She recommended a few options and we decided on Depo.

When I told her that my boyfriend read my emails and listened to my phone messages and was known to follow me, she suggested to do the Depo injections at off hours when the clinic was normally closed. She made a note in my chart and instructed the front desk never to leave messages for me—instead, she programmed her personal cell phone number into my phone under the name “Nora”. She told me she would call me to schedule my appointments; she wouldn’t leave a message, but I should call her back when I was able to.

And that was it. No judgment. No lecture. She walked me to the door and told me to call her day or night if I needed anything. That she lived 5 blocks from campus and would come get me. That I wasn’t alone. That she just wanted me to be safe.

I never called her to come to my rescue. But I have no doubt that she would have come if I had called. She kept me on Depo for a year, giving me those monthly injections in secret, helping me prevent a desperately unwanted pregnancy.

I cannot thank Planned Parenthood enough for the work they do.

Curious Georgiana (via grrrlstudies)

I know I’ve reblogged this before, but it bears re-reblogging (?).  This is how you respond to abuse, this is how you give people control over their bodies/uteruses, this is how you act as a generally non-judgmental and compassionate person.  I love this story so fucking much.

(via coffeewithants)

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