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Eric Williams, 48, is founder and creative director of the 20-year-old Silver Room,an eclectic boutique that offers locally made custom jewelry, T-shirts and hats, and features art exhibits, storytellers, musical events, and art and wellness classes. Williams also is the force behind the 15-year-old Sound System Block Party, on tap for July 21 in Hyde Park. He lives with his daughter, 9, in Bronzeville.
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Today the organizers of the Silver Room Block Party announced the full lineup for their 15th blowout. Its three outdoor stages will present the likes of foundational Chicago hip-hop producer the Twilite Tone, classic-house veteran Ron Trent, hip-hop icon Bobbito Garcia (of beloved 90s New York radio program The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show), and singular singer, producer, and polymath Georgia Ann Muldrow.