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Emmanuel Simon: Year Olds and Audience Members

emmanuel simon: Emmanuel Simon, a local musician and poet, has performed at RAW Voices a few times, according to Toronto Star. He says the reason he was drawn to it was because of the diversity of the performers and the audience members. On the last Friday of every month, the stage in the corner of Loco's Lounge turns into a haven for young, diverse artists to cultivate their craft, thanks to four 20 year olds. The people who run it are diverse. That's why I was attracted to it, because you kind of look like me, not really, but, you can understand my experience, says Simon. They're people of a visible minority. ( As reported in the news.