||[Jan. 21st, 2005|06:21 pm]
--Ring in the new year at UC Berkeley with some|
of the dopest youth poets in the Bay! This year
brings NEW POETS, a NEW HOST, and the one and
only MIKE MCGEE to the Cal Slam stage.
--If you haven't heard about MIKE MCGEE yet, there
is something wrong with you. National Slam Champ,
HBO Def Poet, and one-third of the spoken word
group TOFU, MIKE is one of the most recognized and
accomplished poets in our community, and a MUST
SEE LIVE PERFORMER! For more info on Mike, check
--Let's not forget our new host: JIMMY THONG
TRAN!!! A Cal Slam champ who calls Berkeley home,
Jimmy Thong Tran was a member of the 2004 SF Adult
Team and is a member of both Proletariat Bronze
and the Jigsaw Collective.
--As always, there'll be great food, beer, and a
live DJ all night at the Bear's Lair. So come out
on the 25th to Cal Slam!! See you there!
--The Bear's Lair Brew Pub (on Bancroft, below
Telegraph). 7:30pm sign up, 8pm slam. $3 door.
EVERY 1st/3rd TUES. Host: Jimmy Thong Tran.