Friday, April 25, 2008

The Audacity of Hope College Tour

Jon Hope hits the stage again this coming SaturdayProvidence, RI - The Prodigal son of Rhode Island, Jon Hope is hitting the stage at Southern New Hampshire University this weekend as he headlines the University's Rock with Reason concert.
Supporting the unique wordsmith at this event which runs from 12-6 on Saturday April 26th will be Mista Mista and Theo.

Jon Hope who has already played at colleges all over the East Coast including NYU, Berklee College of Music, Boston, La Roche College has been readily welcomed by Hip-Hop lovers at all venues for his lyrical prowess. Hope's stage presence continues to wow those who are fortunate to see the rapper take center stage to perform tracks like Breathin, the attached Rap Life and the conscious driven anthem Change My Ways.

Jon Shyer, the Southern New Hampshire University, Coordinators of Activities and Programming Events (CAPE) Music Chair had this to say about what encouraged him to request the attendance of Jon Hope at this event. "Jon Hope's conscious and intelligent lyrics are really what caught my attention, he is not afraid to express his opinion and who he is, proves a higher ability than the majority of the upcoming musicians currently."

The Rock with Reason Concert also boasts an eco friendly environment which was also factored in when involving Jon Hope. "He's an ideal match for this years SNHU stock Music Festival which prides itself on how it promotes a general awareness of environmental concerns and its attempt to remain as green as possible with its actions," digressed Shyer.

The event which will encourage the recycling of bottles and plastic also used recycled paper for all promotional material, eco friendly trash bags, utensils and plates. "I am looking forward to rocking with my SNHU fans while contributing to the concert's cause of providing awareness about global warming" enthused Jon Hope.

Hope is currently working on his next project, the Some Kind of Wonderful EP which will be available in the fall. You will find the links to his latest offering below, The Rap Life which is produced by Statik Selektah

The Rap Life (Clean)
The Rap Life (Explicit)

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