Graphic designer Keith Tamashiro (responsible for numerous sleeves for DJ Shadow, Stones Throw, and more) fell victim to a brain aneurysm this past March, and has been in the hospital with mounting bills ever since. His pals have gotten together for a series of benefit events taking place next month, check the full info after the jump, and hit up the KT Get Well! MySpace page while you’re at it.
Wednesday, May 24
Evil Monito/A Social Trust Art Space
Washington & Hill St., Los Angeles, CA
Art Benefit showcasing a collection of exclusive pieces, photos, and various artwork up for auction. Featuring
B+, JEFF JANK, GARY BASEMAN, KOFIE, KOZYNDAN, SAM FLORES, and more. Catered Reception with Hosted Bar, 7pm – 10pm. Ticket price: $30.00. Open to all, 10pm – 2am. Monetary donations welcome
Thursday, May 25
1038 S. Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA
Concert featuring DJ SHADOW, CUT CHEMIST, DILATED PEOPLES, BEAT JUNKIES, JURASSIC 5, and more. Doors at 7pm, $75 per ticket 100% of all proceeds go directly to Keith’s medical expenses. All of the artists are close friends of Keith and have donated their time to perform at this special event.
Friday, May 26
Temple Bar & Little Temple, LA
Special guests TBA