Chicagomuzik

I've got a whole city to hold down

January 12, 2005

David Boykin don't stop

Chicago saxophonist David Boykin is the brains behind a freshly unveiled evening at the nexus of jazz and hip hop, dubbed "And You Don't Stop" and set for Friday night, 1/21, at the Chicago Cultural Center. Performers from the world of hip hop will include Capital D, Thaione Davis, Cosmogalactus and 5th Element, while jazzbos will be repped by vocalists Dee Alexander and Maggie Brown, pianist Jim Baker, bassist Josh Abrams and drummer Mike Reed. Boykin will both perform and moderate a panel discussion whose participants will include artists and Reader critic Peter Margasak.