Elle Shimada Band Curates ll IN ALL WAYS A WOMAN
WE'RE GOING TO JAPANESE TOUR!!
We've got all the funs ahead but no funds, so we've put together a fundraiser gig at Ev on Easter Sunday to make this dream a reality.
Bringing back the essences of our conceptual, immersive and multi-sensory residency in Feb, we can't be more excited to share this fresh&bossy line up with the dearest sisters.
--- // LINEUP // ---
♥ Nai Palm (DJ)
♥ Elle Shimada Band
♥ Ha Na
♥ Abbey Howlett
♥ Rara Zulu
♥ Athina Wilson (DJ)
The event title is a homage to an incredible poem by Maya Angelou.
--- // MANIFESTO // ---
Elle Shimada and the collective are a humble young family of six creatives Abbey Howlett Rara Zulu Finn Rees Matt Hayes and Lucky Pereira who are committed to learn and act responsibly as modern artists.
We are diasporas, we are feminists and most of all we are artists who are not afraid to share our most raw self through the medium of music.
We are ever-learning, but we recognise the power we hold when we utilise music in solidarity.
We are conditioned to fuck up all that we love.
Let's give a fuck - We can fix this shit.
This dance floor is a seed of activism.
Let's take it home, water it every day until we grow into a forest.
We are all in this together.
--- // WE GOT YOU // ---
This is an inclusive event.
We welcome all our audience for who they are, we are all for people who do not conform and we celebrate our differences.
We will try our best to make it a safe space for everyone.
Any racism, sexism, harassment or harmful action will not be tolerated.
Please let Evelyn Hotel staff or Elle know if you experience any bad vibes. Fuck the bad vibes.
We got your back. xx
--- // IMPORTANT // ---
We acknowledge the people of the Woi Warrung and Boon Warrung of the Eastern Kulin nations on whose stolen lands we hold this event.
We respectfully acknowledge and pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging and to all First Nations peoples.
We also acknowledge the traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia.
Admission fee free for all the first nation people and people.
Please inform the door person upon your entry.
Poster design: Elle Shimada x @piewack