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"True Hip Hop" Author Coming to Chicago

Mike Schreiber appears at Silver Room Saturday



    "True Hip Hop" Author Coming to Chicago
    Rapper M.I.A. is one of the featured subjects in Mike Schreiber's book.

    A photographer that has managed to showcase your favorite hip hop artist in a different light heads to Chicago this weekend.

    Wicker Park's The Silver Room is unveiling "True Hip-Hop," a book of black and white pictures by photographer Mike Schreiber.

    Schreiber's book received a great deal of critical acclaim during its New York showings, mainly for the introspective nature of the photos.

    The book shows rappers such as Common in the barber shop, a youthful-looking unsigned Eminem and Diddy surrounded by a group.

    A public reception will be held May 5th at The Silver Room from 6-10 p.m., including a Q&A with the artist himself who will also sign copies.

    Contact the store at 773-728-7130 for more information.