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1Hood Media Performs at 2017 Three Rivers Arts Festival
PITTSBURGH, PA (June 6, 2017) — 1Hood Media performs at the 2017 Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival (TRAF) on Thursday, June 8, 2017 from 6 – 6:30 p.m. at the Dollar Bank Main Stage in Point State Park.
Now in its 58th year, the outdoor festival, produced by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, is one of the largest and most-celebrated free arts festivals in the world. TRAF offers 10 days of free music, performances, theater, dance, public art installations, gallery exhibitions, a visual artist market, creative activities, food, and more.
Featured among the performers is 1Hood, a collective of socially conscious artists and activists who utilize art as a means of raising awareness about social justice matters affecting people around the world. 1Hood offers performance, written and visual art to connect communities and amplify messages.
"I'm glad Hip Hop is being given space at the Three Rivers Arts Festival,” says 1Hood activist and hip-hop artist Jasiri X, “Particularly artist's who are speaking truth to power, which is needed now more than ever. We are honored to be back on the main stage and look forward to performing."
2017 Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival
1Hood Performance @ 6 - 6:30 p.m,
Dollar Bank Main Stage
Point State Park
101 Commonwealth Pl, Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
More information about the festival can be found on TRAF’s website here.