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Inspired by the group’s debut album, Plan for Paradise, Soul Science Lab brings their hip-hop, jazz, soul and afrobeat filled project to the virtual stage in this special live performance! Conceived as a blueprint for how to navigate and innovate in times like the present moment, SSL revives spiritually positive and affirming messages for this culturally immersive experience. The mix of upbeat grooves and high frequency vibes in this set chronicle progressive insights on social justice, joys, triumphs and transcendence. Join Soul Science Lab for this “Sankofa moment” as we study the past, seize the present and build for a brighter future in this call to action.
Soul Science Lab (SSL) is a music production company with an empowering approach to self-expression formed by artist, educator and creative director, Chen Lo, and multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer, Asante’ Amin. SSL’s current projects include: the duo’s debut album, Plan for Paradise; 10 ‘Trane tribute to the life and music of John Coltane; Soundtrack ’63, a multi-media music production that explores the Civil Rights Movement through images, video, jazz, hip-hop, soul music and poetry; and the upcoming visual album, Make a Joyful Noize. With collective credits including work with Common, Erykah Badu, KRS-ONE, A Tribe Called Quest and the legendary Last Poets, Soul Science Lab is a multifaceted vision of the Afro future.
Image: Soul Science Lab / photo courtesy of Carnegie Hall