AFROPUNK

... the other Black experience

Music

Loading…
 

LATEST

Solange will take her live show to museums this spring!

Posted by Sound Check on April 25, 2017 at 1:30pm 0 Comments

Sitting down with Complex during weekend 2 of Coachella, the ‘Seat At The Table’ songstress,…

Continue

INTERVIEW: Singer Naomi Pilgrim on xenophobia in Sweden & her recent cover of The Specials' “Racist Friend”

Posted by Sound Check on April 25, 2017 at 2:30pm 0 Comments

With xenophobic sentiment and the far right rising all over Europe and the United States, Swedish singer Naomi Pilgrim's latest single is a call to action. The reimagined cover of The Specials' classic “Racist Friend” updates…

Continue

Non binary UK punk artist Jacob V Joyce is inspired by African & Caribbean revolutionaries

Posted by Sound Check on April 25, 2017 at 1:00pm 0 Comments

Jacob V Joyce is a non binary interdisciplinary artist whose mission is to "disrupt commercial and community spaces with queer and decolonial, creative interventions." Inspired by African deities and African and Caribbean…

Continue

MeShell Ndegeocello's mother found unharmed after being reported missing

Posted by Sound Check on April 25, 2017 at 11:32am 0 Comments

Earlier this week, ten-time Grammy award winner Meshell Ndegeocello reached out to fans on social media with an urgent request. The artist's 72-year-old mother suffers from dementia, and she went missing in Oxon Hill,…

Continue

Did Shea Moisture hire the same ad team as Pepsi or sumthin'?

Posted by The Race Card on April 25, 2017 at 10:52am 0 Comments

Natural/textured/multi-ethnic hair care line Shea Moisture royally screwed up yesterday after giving their base of hardcore product junkies the finger in their attempt to re-center the brand around whiteness.



After…

Continue

Meet Botswana's fearsomely vibrant heavy metal subculture, The MaRock

Posted by Sound Check on April 24, 2017 at 1:00pm 0 Comments

In recent years, the rocker subculture of Botswana has attracted a lot of international attention. ‘MaRock’, as they are popularly known, have been a part of Botswana’s cultural landscape since the 1970s.



MaRock are…

Continue

The casual racism in nerd/gaming communities needs to stop

Posted by The Race Card on April 24, 2017 at 3:57pm 0 Comments

As a blerd, I am identities intersect between my blackness and being a nerd. My blackness comes first, even though others may question it with my nerdy interests. Some black people listen to Migos and Future, but I will…

Continue
 
 
 


Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by Matthew.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service


HOME
| MY PAGE | MESSAGE BOARD | BANDS | APX | BLOGS | MEDIA | FESTIVAL | ABOUT | MOVIES | STORE | CONTACT
©2013 AFROPUNK | BRANDED BY 7ONE8