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AFROPUNK LONDON 2017 JULY 22ND-23RD WITH LIANNE LA HAVAS, NAO, THUNDERCAT, DANNY BROWN, WILLOW SMITH & more

“WE THE PEOPLE” - AFROPUNK TO RETURN TO LONDON ACROSS FULL WEEKEND THIS JULY 22ND-23RD. HEAVY BILL OF ARTISTS REVEALED, WITH LIANNE LA HAVAS, NAO, THUNDERCAT, DANNY BROWN, JME, WILLOW SMITH, THE HEAVY, LITTLE SIMZ, JAZZ RE:FRESHED, NADIA ROSE, KOJEY RADICAL, GAL-DEM DJS, A VERY SPECIAL GUEST AND MORETICKETS (DAY AND WEEKEND): http://afropunkfest.com/london/tickets/An institution recognised for defining culture in the music world for over 14…See More
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AFROPUNK LONDON 2017 JULY 22ND-23RD WITH LIANNE LA HAVAS, NAO, THUNDERCAT, DANNY BROWN, WILLOW SMITH & more

“WE THE PEOPLE” - AFROPUNK TO RETURN TO LONDON ACROSS FULL WEEKEND THIS JULY 22ND-23RD. HEAVY BILL OF ARTISTS REVEALED, WITH LIANNE LA HAVAS, NAO, THUNDERCAT, DANNY BROWN, JME, WILLOW SMITH, THE HEAVY, LITTLE SIMZ, JAZZ RE:FRESHED, NADIA ROSE, KOJEY RADICAL, GAL-DEM DJS, A VERY SPECIAL GUEST AND MORETICKETS (DAY AND WEEKEND): http://afropunkfest.com/london/tickets/An institution recognised for defining culture in the music world for over 14…See More
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May 7: A Bed-Stuy Function with Juliana Huxtable, Tygapaw, Bearcat, Papi Juice, FXWRK and stud1nt (KUNQ) @ Sugarhill Over the past few years, Bed-Stuy has become a hotbed of innovative dance music and party culture. On May 7, we bring some of the Brooklyn neighborhood’s most groundbreaking party collectives and DJs together at Sugarhill. Juliana Huxtable’s bold creative vision has brought her art and performance pieces to New York’s MoMA, New Museum and the Guggenheim, after co-founding the…See More
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May 7: A Bed-Stuy Function with Juliana Huxtable, Tygapaw, Bearcat, Papi Juice, FXWRK and stud1nt (KUNQ) @ Sugarhill Over the past few years, Bed-Stuy has become a hotbed of innovative dance music and party culture. On May 7, we bring some of the Brooklyn neighborhood’s most groundbreaking party collectives and DJs together at Sugarhill. Juliana Huxtable’s bold creative vision has brought her art and performance pieces to New York’s MoMA, New Museum and the Guggenheim, after co-founding the…See More
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Since the beginning, the focus of Afro-Punk has been to give a voice to thousands of multi-cultural kids fiercely identifying with a lifestyle path-less-traveled.
It all started with 2003's Afro-Punk, the seminal cult classic film spotlighting Black Punks in America.

Afro-Punk became a touchstone of a cultural movement strongly reminiscent of the early days of Hip-Hop.
Alternative urban kids across the nation (and across the globe) who felt like outsiders discovered they were actually the core of a boldly innovative, fast-growing community. The online members have been the driving force behind the exploding Afro-Punk (AP) culture, creating an authentic virtual home in www.afropunk.com.

As the AP movement continued to gain momentum and influence, it went front-and-center at CMJ and SXSW, press coverage ranged from Pitchfork, URB, Vibe, and Nylon to The New York Times, Variety, Entertainment Weekly, MTV and The Los Angeles Times.

In 2005, the very first annual Afro-Punk Festival debuted to wildly enthusiastic crowds at the iconic Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). The festival celebrated and unified the cultural cornerstones of Afro-Punk: music, film, skate, and most importantly, the fiercely independent and influential individuals that are the lifeblood of the AP community.

Now in its 5th year, the Afro-Punk Festival is bigger than ever: 40 bands, skate/BMX parks, visual artists, movies and thousands of audience members.

iLike Afro-Punk

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http://www.afropunk.com

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AFROPUNK LONDON 2017 JULY 22ND-23RD WITH LIANNE LA HAVAS, NAO, THUNDERCAT, DANNY BROWN, WILLOW SMITH & more

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“WE THE PEOPLE” - AFROPUNK TO RETURN TO LONDON ACROSS FULL WEEKEND THIS JULY 22ND-23RD. HEAVY BILL OF ARTISTS…

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We celebrate NYC club culture at its most inclusive with Juliana Huxtable and more

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May 7: A Bed-Stuy Function with Juliana Huxtable, Tygapaw, Bearcat, Papi Juice, FXWRK and stud1nt (KUNQ) @ Sugarhill



Over the past few years, Bed-Stuy has become a hotbed of innovative dance music and party culture. On May 7, we bring some of the Brooklyn neighborhood’s most groundbreaking party collectives and DJs together at Sugarhill. Juliana Huxtable’s bold creative vision has brought her art and performance pieces to New York’s MoMA, New Museum and the…

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AFROPUNK ANNOUNCES ANNUAL NYC FESTIVAL LINEUP FOR AUGUST 26 & 27TH

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

BROOKLYN LINEUP TO INCLUDE A SAINT HERON CURATED STAGE FEATURING SAMPHA, THUNDERCAT, SINKANE + TBA SPECIAL GUESTS ALONG WITH A KAYTRANADA & FRIENDS CURATED STAGE FEATURING KAYTRANADA, NAO, SANGO, J ROCC w/ KARRIEM RIGGINS & MORE



OTHER ACTS TO INCLUDE SOUL II SOUL, DIZZEE RASCAL, GARY CLARK JR., MICHAEL KIWANUKA MACY GRAY, SZA, WILLOW SMITH, SERPENTWITHFEET, AND MANY MORE



The world renowned festival, AFROPUNK BROOKLYN, has announced the lineup for…
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Tomi Lahren is suspended for being pro-choice, being a racist bigot was OK though?

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Racist conservative commentator Tomi Lahren was suspended from her job at TheBlaze for “at least a week” following comments made while appearing on The View that she was, somehow, pro-choice. "I can sit ... as a Republican, and I can say that 'You know what, I'm for limited government, so stay out of my guns and you can stay out of my body as well,'" Lahren said on Friday. She went on to call fellow Republicans who believe in small government, but believe the government should… Continue

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At 5:56pm on November 18, 2014, Richy Scott said…

woaw that like the best news Ever !!! lol  i am myself , a musicien , a video artist and a event organiser !!! it would be a real pleaser and challenge help you build the festival in ¨Paris... my experiance in the AfroPunk Festival in 2012 was one in a life time !!!!

At 8:22pm on August 12, 2013, Steel Irons Johnson said…

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At 2:43pm on July 14, 2012, THA ORIGINAL GATA™ said…

I'm so thankful this site exists. If there's anything I can ever do to help keep it thriving, please let me know. We all have to do our part and support.

Tha Original Gata

At 4:36am on December 10, 2011, KimberlyNichole said…

the Seattle Born, Rock Ballerina LiVE at New York's Joe's Pub! DEC 17! 11:45p. $12!!! A Birthday Concert!!! www.KimberlyNichole.com

At 9:04am on July 17, 2011, Satan's Crow said…
    How's it going? I have a heads-up if you're interested. Another AP member has posted some videos featuring alternative black women. What's interesting is that most of it is new stuff. The member's name is The Martinez. I told her I was going to tell on her, so if you haven't seen the video, check em out.
At 10:58pm on May 24, 2011, Satan's Crow said…

   Hey, I made another video.  It's nothing like the others. I have no idea how AP will take this one but I think it's pretty cool_dark as shit_but still cool. I'm calling it_ drum roll please_ Spookycreep's House of Horrors.

   It's too bad it's not October.

At 11:50am on May 23, 2011, Satan's Crow said…

    I just picked up the CD from the post office today. I had to get a new ID made first so I had to wait a minute. (Me and ID's don't get along too well.) I had thought about asking if I could have a T shirt instead of the CD but you guys/girls sent the shirt, CD and the movie? Very cool! Thanks a bunch.

    AP rocks!.

At 7:23pm on May 8, 2011, Satan's Crow said…

   I can't get the message in response to the donations to go through.

   Spookycreep will do for the mention and my real name and address for the CD.

    If this website fails it won't be because I didn't support it.

   Keep up the great work!

    p.s. no website.

At 6:56pm on May 8, 2011, Satan's Crow said…
Well I am the Devil. Glad to help!
At 6:49pm on May 8, 2011, Satan's Crow said…
Hey! I found one picture of a sexy MF that you could post on Facebook. I'll post it on my page. Feel free. (Just add "pimp" to the long list of things Spookycreep does)
 
 
 


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