IDOW & EMERGE PRESENT - THE YOUTH SHOWCASE
IDOW & Emerge All Ages Festival and Conference Present: The Youth Showcase
6:00 PM ENGRAMN
6:20 PM MIA CATHLEEN
6:45 PM ZAMANI, SHAY PITTS, JAYDEN AUTSIN, JODI UPSHAW
Door at 5:30pm // Show at 6:00pm
Tickets: PWYC/ $5 suggested at the door
This show is all ages!
Engramn is an up and coming spiritual singer-songwriter. He came into being by artists such as: Arcade Fire, Bon Iver, Sigur ros, and Jose Gonzalez. These artists have inspired Engramn to create music that not only is enjoyable but could make the world a better place. His music calms the soul, while invigorating the mind. His first album ‘Reconnect’ depicts a young man making contact with his higher self, reconnecting with nature and becoming self- actualized.
Jayden Austin is a young, creative, and versatile and creative hip hop artist from Halifax, Nova Scotia. After facing adverse challenges in his life such as poverty, violence and drugs he has turned his adversity into ambition and uses his story to create music that people can relate to while maintaining a mainstream appeal.
Mia Cathleen is a multifaceted creator, who aims to capture and share emotions through mediums such as songwriting, collaging, and painting. Her 100% self-made, debut album "Know Me", is more than a musical album. With poetry, lyrics, and art, it serves as a multi-medium ode to personal relationships, and the self.
Shay Pitts is a 16 year old up and coming Hip Hop/Rap artists from Enfield Nova Scotia. Shay has been on the scene since May 2017 and has done some amazing things locally. Shay began songwriting and singing by herself in her room; things don’t always start out glamorous; however if you are willing to put in the work you can make things happen for yourself. Shay’s first accomplishment was writing Glitter and Gold for local artist Jody Upshaw which she ended up being featured in as well.
Just 17 years old, Zamani’s singing has been described as captivating, satiny-soulful and refreshingly pure! Zamani skillfully arranges, produces and writes original musical works and will release her debut EP in fall 2018.