Write and record beats with hip-hop O.G. (Organic Gardner) DJ Cavem. The eco-activist will show you how to compose and sample lyrics using GarageBand on iPhone and iPad. He’ll be joined by permaculture expert Ryan Rising, hip-hop artist Baba Zumbi of Zion I, and yoga teacher Don James Batalla to discuss the connection between sustainability, music, and wellness. Performances will follow.
Music Lab: Creating Eco Beats with DJ Cavem and Friends
San Francisco-based Ryan Rising is a community organizer, a permaculture educator, and the co-founder of the Permaculture Action Network.
Connect with Ryan Rising
Baba Zumbi of Zion I
Oakland rapper Baba Zumbi of Zion I has been paving the way for greater eco-consciousness in hip-hop since the late 1990s.
Connect with Baba Zumbi of Zion I
Don James Batalla
Sivananda Hatha Yoga Teacher
Queens-born Don James Batalla teaches rappers and athletes mind-body awareness through meditation and yoga.