Carnage The Executioner Live in Portland
**Carnage The Executioner is a Minneapolis based Hip-Hop Artist: accomplished Beat Boxer, Emcee, Producer and Instructor of over 15 years. He continues to build an undeniable resumé with performances in Europe, numerous US tours, quality recordings and teaching the art of vocal percussion. Minneapolis Star Tribune said, his mouth might be the best drummer in town in reference to his beat box skills.**
Whether hes rapping, producing, performing, teaching kids to beatbox or working his former job as a youth counselor, its clear the man most commonly known as Carnage The Executioner was born to do two things: instruct and entertain. Musicians, dancers, DJ's, poets and television hosts who have worked with Carnage recognize his dedication to his craft and would confirm that he doesnt disappoint. Ask emcees about Carnages skill level and youll find out that the phrase, "hes your favorite rappers favorite rapper," actually fits.
A music fan since childhood, Carnage has filled his memory bank with thousands of references from all genres to draw from. Carnages start as a human beat boxer has taken on a life of its own. He now uses technology like looping and effects pedals commonly used by guitarists. He enhances the experience of a live Hip-Hop show by providing his audiences the opportunity to hear original Carnage material, as well as unique improvisations and spot-on recreations of popular songs. Carnage is also a self-trained song writer whos skilled enough to compose a heart-felt story as easily as he can craft an intricate battle rap.
Carnage gained national fame from his past guest appearances with Eyedea & Abilities. Its his own original songs, however, that allow his fans to connect with him the most. Songs like Addict, Save My People and The MTW Story give fans a glimpse into the real-life experiences of Carnage the human being.
Always moving forward, Carnage continues to expand his art and build the Hecatomb crew - a slew of like-minded artists who share his passion to create honest, raw Hip-Hop music. A student & fan in his humble beginnings, Carnage stays true to the culture that both helped to change and save his life.
Carnage The Executioner has shared stages with such heavyweights as Mobb Deep, KRS-ONE, The RZA, Method Man, Yelawolf, Guru of Gangstarr, Too $hort, Sage Francis, Aesop Rock, Brother Ali, R.A. The Ruggedman and Atmosphere.
THE HAWTHORNE HIDEAWAY (View)
2221 SOUTHEAST HAWTHORNE BLVD.
PORTLAND, OR 97214
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|