The media party slated to begin at 6 p.m. at the N.C. Music Factory will feature nearly two dozen artists including Biz Markie, Anthony Hamilton and slew of local performers. The media party isn’t just at the N.C. Music Factory, it’s a complete take over. The dozen or so venues that comprise the N.C. Music Factory will each host performances. It’s for credentialed media only. The party kicks off a weekend of pre-DNC events including receptions for state delegations and an LGBT party on Sunday.