2020 BIAMP PDX Jazz Festival Presents
Friday February 28, 2020 8:00 pm PST (Doors: 7:00 pm )
Kassa performs as part of the rap duo PEACEFUL SOLUTIONS with KOOL A.D. (formerly of DAS RACIST); the duo has released three mixtapes and recently finished an album that is set to be released this summer. He also currently DJs and performs live electronics with JON BATISTE and STAY HUMAN on the LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT. As a drummer, he performs regularly with THEO CROKER, and, in 2016, helped produce Croker’s critically acclaimed album Escape Velocity. For the past three years, Kassa has toured with legendary jazz vocalist DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER. Originally from Seattle, Kassa is currently based in Bushwick.