April 6th, 2023 9pm Stage 2
With sultry, nostalgic RnB instrumentation and clever comical lyricism, TimaLikesMusic takes listeners through daily emotional journeys. As a creator, producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, she composes content that's been played more than 75 million times on Instagram's Reels. Tima’s big break came as a guest on The Kelly Clarkson Show, where she performed an exclusive jingle written for the episode.You can see TimaLikesMusic daily on Instagram, YouTube, TikTok, and Twitter. She contributes regularly to Cameo and LinkedIn.In her free time, Tima likes to take long walks on the beach and let her phone die at critical times of the day.CASTBorn in New York to Dominican parents, Cast spent his formative years in the South Bronx(known for being the birthplace of hip hop and graffiti culture) before moving to North Jersey. He first started writing music in middle school, uploading his first songs to the Soundcloud community in early 2014. He wrote and recorded himself over instrumentals from classic hiphop albums, YouTube producers, and his own production vault. Upon dissatisfaction with the direction of his mixtapes and performances, he began producing and releasing his own original music as
Frequently described as an anomaly on and off stages, Cast's work is eclectic,balancing between introspection and high-energy. He writes, produces, records, mixes andmasters all of his music while directing and editing his videos, opting to see the world throughdifferent perspectives at the cost of his own comfort. Such a sacrifice is rudimentary to his work,where blurring the line between impression and expression seems to be necessary.