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Afro Punks In Europe

There's got to be a few of you knocking around. I'm in paris next week and I'm also a huge east berlin fan (big love to Friedrichshain!) also going climbing in spain this year so it would be ace to meet one or some ya if you exist
Apr 14
WhyLd Manah commented on Raw Action's group Afro Punks In Europe
"#_electronictour"
Mar 22
Sabatta commented on Raw Action's group Afro Punks In Europe
"First Review of SABATTA - KNOW MY NAME E.P. (out Mar 31) Check out this great rundown of the new Sabatta EP - Know My Name (out Mar 31) that acclaimed blog 'Here Comes The Flood' calls an 'angry batch of songs'.…"
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Lightning Pill replied to Raw Action's discussion Who do you think is HOT STUFF on the AP boards?
"Wouldn't you like to know? ;-)"
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Eleanor Goldson commented on Raw Action's group Afro Punks In Europe
"Brighton, East Sussex :)"
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Afro Punks In Europe

There's got to be a few of you knocking around. I'm in paris next week and I'm also a huge east berlin fan (big love to Friedrichshain!) also going climbing in spain this year so it would be ace to meet one or some ya if you exist
Jan 3
Ibrahcadabrah commented on Raw Action's group Afro Punks In Europe
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Name
Arthouseparty
About Me
I'm from London and want to meet some lovely alternative black people. I'm especially into meeting other gay people. I like rock climbing, snowboarding, raw foods.
Website :
http://www.raw-action.net
Occupation:
Social Media PR Consultant
Raw Food and Lifestyle Coach
Favorite bands:
Noisettes
Peaches
Uffie
Favorite books:
Transculturalism - Claude Grunitzky
Flow - Mihaly Czentmihalyii
Affluenza - Oliver James
Favorite TV shows:
Don't watch TV
Relationship status:
Single
Orientation:
Gay
Kids?:
None
Smoke/Drink?
no/ no

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30 days RAW for Leukaemia Research! My story...

Posted on May 4, 2009 at 1:53pm 0 Comments

I've been reading a lot about raw food recently, and wanted to see whether I could do it. Here were some of my fears:



Initially I was concerned that I would be consigned to a life of dull, boring watery looking salads, or that I would have to act in a certain way to fit in with the raw food community. I was also aware of not wanting to make myself 'too different' in case I became alienated from my friends and ended up alone. I saw so many websites of people preaching and seeming a… Continue

Barack and Curtis: a sizzling critique of black masculinity in the media

Posted on December 4, 2008 at 9:02pm 2 Comments

http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=H5YoS3bqk5g



Since relatively few black men end up as gangsters, rappers or presidents, the notion that black western masculinity travels on a linear progression between Barack Obama and 50 Cent is deeply problematic. Between rap and the Oval office there is a world of popular black male figures inhabited by the likes of Chris Rock, Lewis Hamilton, Denzel Washington and Dave Chappelle – to name just a few.



Fortunately this short film soon moves… Continue

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At 4:24pm on January 4, 2011, Sabatta said…
Hi

My Name's Yinka, I'm from LONDON UK and I'm hitting up fellow London AfroPunks! I front a band called Sabatta - we've been featured on AfroPunk a few times and played the Festival. We're releasing a new album this Spring and we're gonna be playing shows in London to promote it from Febuary

We'd love you to come and respresent so we're gonna be giving away a pair of tickets to each show so stay tuned!

Drop by my AfroPunk page and say hi!


Safe,

Yinka

facebook.com/sabatta
twitter.com/sabatta
At 5:01am on October 20, 2010, Michael Sylvester said…
Yo! Check this thread out and leave a comment, any comment! And maybe... just maybe... we can get Afro-Punk to UK!!

http://www.afropunk.com/forum/topics/afropunk-fest-uk?

Click that link!! :D
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At 2:42pm on July 21, 2009, Voodo Fe' Culture - voodofe.com said…
hey how's it going..?
At 6:56am on May 17, 2009, Zachary said…
Have visited your site and will makes sure I attend an event at some point. It appears I missed some cool stuff like the f ing animals event. Funny.
Will be posting on your Euro punk section and hope it becomes more active
At 8:28pm on December 16, 2008, Sonny BOMBS said…
hey i saw your art house party blog what do i have 2 do 2 become featured?
At 3:05pm on November 25, 2008, Tashara said…
True, they are afraid to actually go out in the real world beyond school. True, I think there are too many black people thinking they can make it on sport scholarships and being video girls.

I was thinking about doing vocational anyway, I figure if I am going to school might as well focus my study. I have a huge problem with math and science, it's like torture.
At 1:31pm on November 25, 2008, Adam said…
Indeed! Nice to meet you :)
At 5:40pm on November 23, 2008, Tashara said…
Yeah, I am scared of fascists. On one hand they make me very angry but on the other hand I don't wanna get beat up.

Yeah, education makes sense but only to those who actually know what they are doing. I feel sad when I see people who have like 8 college degrees and don't know what to do with themselves.
At 4:47pm on November 22, 2008, Tashara said…
Thanks for the comment. :] Yeah school is pretty dull right now, but I still take college credit classes because I know that I can do it, it's just that sometimes I feel a little run down ya know? There are some universities that are strictly portfolio based, and schools frequently visit my high school and give free portfolio reviews, sometimes they give Seniors scholarships.

P.S. Moving to Germany would be amazing.
 
 
 


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