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Curt. w/ Manessah, SLick - 8PM | $10

  • Uncommon Ground (LAKEVIEW) 3800 North Clark Street Chicago, IL, 60613 United States (map)


"Creation is catharsis." With this poignant phrase in mind, curt.,a New Jersey rapper dedicated to spilling his heart with every line he writes, paints pictures of his life. A lifelong poet and lover of literature, his meticulous rhyming intrigues the most brilliant of minds while his penchant for storytelling allows for people from all walks of life to relate to his songs. A true rose from the concrete, his only goal is to make people "feel" and find comfort in being their genuine selves, no matter what society expects or prefers. Welcome to his world.

Manasseh Croft known as “Manasseh” was born and raised on the south side of Chicago. He has always possessed the gift of music which started with his mother, whom herself was a vocalist. He is currently working as a vocal/session coach and songwriter in which lends his assistance and talents to local singers and rappers, He has performed at a number of venues and is a favorite/regular performer with Sofar Sounds. In June of 2018, Manasseh founded Dope Tunes Productions LLC. The artist centered company focuses on assisting creatives with starting and finishing their respective projects. Manasseh is slowly but surely becoming the go-to guy for session and vocal coaching and arranging. His album "Monochromatic Dream" is slated to be released early 2019.

SLick. Born and bred in Atlanta. Studied music in Memphis at Rhodes College. Musician-Producer-Emcee.