Posted Online: Aug. 30, 2013, 9:05 pm

Calliko headlines hip-hop show tonight

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By Jonathan Turner, jturner@qconline.com

A hip-hop showcase with Calliko will start at 8 p.m. today at Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Spoken-word artists also will perform. Admission is $10.

Entertainment includes Clinton's DJ Cheddah and opening acts SOE, Rewind, NuLove, Nom, and The Good Fly Young. There will be surprise performances, free giveaways, gift bags, celebrity guests, and more. TheRSVP link is facebook.com/events/678412955521716/

Calliko's "Chief" EP debuts on Tuesday on iTunes, and hard copies will be available at Co-Op Records. The debutsingle "High Life" video can be seen atyoutube.com/watch?v=bgi9C2BLFOc.