LACMA's "Through The Mic" Hip Hop Concert Series

Through the Mic was a new concert series at LACMA that explores contemporary Los Angeles hip hop, with an emphasis on the diversity of L.A.-based artists. Co-curated by LACMA, Cashmere Agency and hip hop artist Murs, concerts took place in front of artist Chris Burden's iconic Urban Light sculpture on the third Thursday of every month throughout 2012.  Participating artists included: Underground LA hip hop group, 3MG (Murs, Eligh and Scarub), Freddie Gibbs, Madlib, Blue, Exile, Nocando, Jck Dvy of J*DaVeY.