Nu-Soul Magazine + The Mezz present ART+SOUL Saturday May 18, 2013 Nu-Soul brings the Los Angeles Arts Community together with this unique experience in sight + sound. Held inside the unique downtown LA venue the Mezz, ART+SOUL brings together the finest in visual arts and creative expression with the very best in soulful future music. ART+SOUL bridges the gap between LA’s indie soul community and the city’s underground beat scene with a clear goal of showcasing the city’s diverse talent. Live Performance by NIKKI GRIER Nikki’s music is soulgasm; the perfect combination of seduction and soul. She combines a perfect mixture of hip-hop,pop, and soul and delivers it with an element of sensuality. She commands any stage that she walks on; bringing in an era of seduction, love and liberation for every woman. Nikki can be seen weekly on the hit GSN gameshow “The American Bible Challenge Show” hosted by Jeff Foxworthy and on 2 episodes of the hit sitcom “How I Met Your Mother”. Nikki is also currently songwriting on projects with Busta Rhymes, Mary J. Blige, and Humberto Gatica. Check out Nikki’s latest project Soulgasm Vol.9~The Dreamy Water Sign features production by Dready, Seige Monstracity, and Focus with guest appearances by Kardinal Offishall and Busta Rhymes. This latest offering is a small peek into the mind of this creative pisces. http://www.reverbnation.com/nikkigrier Special Guest J-Louis (Soulection) http://soundcloud.com/thisjaylouis Guest DJ KRONIKA (Soulection) http://soundcloud.com/kronika-selekta Sounds By SEVEN57 Hosted + Curated by Nu-Soul Magazine + Cali Live Art, Artist Exhibitions, Vendors + Visuals $10 Cover Limited $6 Presale Tickets via http://artsoulnikkigrier.brownpapertickets.com Doors 9pm-2am 21+ w/ ID The Mezz @ the Alexandria Hotel 501 S. Spring Street – 2nd Floor (follow the signs) Los Angeles, CA 90013 About The Mezz The Mezz Bar at The Alexandria Hotel is one of Downtown L.A.’s newest bars in it’s oldest location. Located in the heart of the new downtown LA, the Mezz provides the feel of a speakeasy but with gorgeous detailed ceilings, a stage, and plenty of space to roam.