Saturday, June 30, 2018
Join us in the Lake Stage at Polk Bros Park for a free, all-ages show featuring Brandon Markell Holmes, part of Chi-Soul, the Chicago Soul Music Festival.
This performance co-curated by Vocalo 91.1fm.
Grammy-nominated singer, actor, writer, multi-media artist; Brandon Markell Holmes is a formally trained theatre actor who curates common ground in creative storytelling and abstract exposition. His work themes are reflective of social observations and the symbiotic relationship between art & history. Brandon’s premiere works include a visual EP entitled, Inertia, featured on Afropunk, Art’s Incubator with The University of Chicago, and in conjunction with OpenTV Beta at North Western University, as well as a collaboration with international recording artist The Gorillaz on “Circle of Friendz” off their 2017 album, Humanz.
The Chicago Soul Music Festival — Chi-Soul — is an intergenerational musical conversation of Chicago soul music presented in honor of Black Music Appreciation Month.
Artist travel made possible through the generous support of American Airlines.
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