2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

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Dante "Nawm$aiyan" Maurice

Saturday, March 19
10:45PM - 10:55PM


A self-pronounced “lyrical philosopher,” Dante Maurice is a refreshing artist. Born on the South side of Chicago, Illinois, Dante received his fair share of violence, pain and poverty at a very young age. Through hard-ship and adversity, he was forced to grow up very quickly. He learned that the world was a harsh place. He lived in Englewood, Chicago until his mother, Marianne Martinez, decided it was time to relocate when he was 8 years old. She moved him to the Southeast side of San Antonio, Texas. There he began to experience what it was to have a family and gained plenty of friends along the way. He developed a love for football and basketball, but most importantly, his ears began to grow fond of music. Having an interracial background, he was exposed to a plethora of genres; from Hip-Hop and R&B, to Rock and Country. After attending one year of High School, his mother decided she would once again relocate. Dante ended ...

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