Style entrepreneurs 2manysiblings will go seven deep with the next Thrift Social installment slated for Sunday, August 14th at Privee, Westlands. The special denim edition will feature Cosmic Homies, the experimental collective is fresh off FKTW – U.S Tour that included performances at SXSW in Texas and an opening performance for Hip Hop legend Rakim at Trinity Hip Hop Festival. Cosmic Homies (Taio, Marushka, Karun, Kiwango) have been busy since their Nairobi return, Karun has ‘Indigo’ EP out and Marushka recently released her much awaited mixtape ‘Sky Hunter’. Music will be curated by Taio, Suraj and Butchnorman. Suraj, a DJ & Producer is well known for his contagious sound that creates contemporary electronic music infused with traditional musical and cultural elements, just the right vibe for a denim inspired edition. Suraj is currently riding high on his latest gem ‘Wawere’ a combination of Dholuo lyrics and modern electronic music production software and samples. Privee will be soulful fusion of sounds especially with Butchnorman on the roaster, DJ Butch is a British/Kenyan deejay who specializes in EDM, House , Trap, New Soul and Dubstep.
Thrift Social is a unique afternoon style event in which attendees can shop with some of the city’s most cutting-edge fashion vendors while giving back to the local community by bringing clothing and shoes for donation.