Venue: Oddfellows Temple Time: Sunday 11pm Category: Music City of Origin: St. Catharines, ON
Closing out the 10th anniversary of ITS with a video dance party retrospective, mixing trend driven dance music to a backdrop of images from the entire history of ITS Festival.
Marinko has been working as a DJ and artist for many years, in that time he has performed and shown his work internationally and opened for artists like Peaches, Art Department, Azari & III. Marinko lives and works in Niagara.
For the festival closing party, Markino will minaly use images from local photographer Lauren Garbutt.
Janice Jo Lee (Vocals, Guitar, Trumpet, Percussion) is a Korean-Canadian, musician, spoken word poet, and theatre artist. Lee is a hard femme queer radical known for being disarmingly hilarious, off-the-cuff and fearlessly honest. She is interested in the question: “What is my responsibility to my ancestors and my community as a storyteller?”
Melinda Suarez (Vocals, Percussion) is a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and youth and children’s educator. She uses her musical process for healing, higher learner & spiritual consciousness raising personally and communally.
Charlena Russell (Vocals, Violin, Keyboard, Percussion) is a musician, songwriter, visual artist and teacher. She is a powerhouse vocalist and adept multi-instrumentalist. Russell uses her musical/vocal training to create fiery, eclectic, soulful blues-rock and haunting, personal electronica.