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AFROPUNK Festival 2014 Dates Announced! + Info For Festival Goers, Bands, Vendors, Volunteers

AFROPUNK FEST 2014 is right around the corner! We're bringing you another weekend of music, food, fun and beautiful people August 23rd and August 24th 2014 at Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn, NY. Want to know who’s performing before everyone else? Sign up.

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Added by AFROPUNK on February 28, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Afropunk Festival 2012: Thanks to Prefix For Their Photo Recap!

We're still buzzing from all the madness at this year's Afropunk Festival. And we're always excited to check out new pics. Prefix published two galleries of the Fest and we'd like to say a big 'Thank You' to them. Gallery for Day 1 is here and Day 2 is …

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Added by AFROPUNK on September 19, 2012 at 5:33am — No Comments

Afropunk Festival 2012: Stereogum's Kickass Recap

More Afropunk Fest dopeness from Stereogum. Their photo gallery showcases the high energy of the 2012 Afropunk Festival, both from performers and the crowd. Click right here for the full slideshow (photos by Greg Cristman). Thanks guys!…

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Added by AFROPUNK on September 12, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments

Calling All Punk Rock Purists

CALLING ALL PUNK ROCK PURISTS: If you wanna see more Punk Rock on Afropunk, if you're in an Afropunk punk rock band, send us what's happening in your town to afropunkcommunity@gmail.com, to be featured on afropunk.com. Talk to you soon!…

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Added by AFROPUNK on September 11, 2012 at 12:21pm — No Comments

Afropunk Festival 2012: Four Great Galleries By Verbicide

Woo! Thanks so much to everyone at Verbicide Magazine. Those four photo galleries of the Afropunk Fest 2012 are just banging. From the Live performances to great shots of (our favorite part) the crowd. Check the slideshows here (Day 1),…

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Added by AFROPUNK on September 10, 2012 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Afropunk Festival 2012: Brooklyn Vegan's Colorful Recap

Big big Thank You to Brooklyn Vegan for posting so many cool pictures of the Afropunk Festival 2012. The bands, the audience, skaters, BMX riders shine! Click here to check out the full gallery (photos by Gretchen Robinette).…

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Added by AFROPUNK on September 2, 2012 at 5:09pm — No Comments

Afropunk Festival 2012: Spin Shares Their Dope Images

Spin.com says: "The eighth annual Afropunk Festival is the only music festival in America that truly understands just who invented rock'n'roll." Yeah baby. Thanks guys for the dope photo gallery. Click here to see all the pics, taken by photographer Matt Ellis.…

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Added by AFROPUNK on August 31, 2012 at 3:20pm — 3 Comments

Afropunk Festival 2012: Photo Recap from TimeOut NY

Amazing pictures of the 2012 Afropunk Fest are pouring in. We'd like to thank all the photographers and media outlets who are helping us spread the madness to the world. Below are some dope pics from TimeOut NY (taken by wagz2it), please visit their website here for the full slideshow!

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Added by AFROPUNK on August 29, 2012 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

Bam! TV On The Radio & more Added to Afropunk Festival 2012 Lineup

THE COUNTDOWN IS ON! AFROPUNK FEST 2012 IS MERE WEEKS AWAY! You already know we’ve got the legendary ERYKAH BADU featuring the Cannabinoids. You know about JANELLE MONAE and SPANK ROCK. You may probably perhaps even know about TORO Y MOI, DAS RACIST and BAD RABBITS, but we weren’t done. We just added TV ON THE RADIO, FLATBUSH ZOMBIES, PURPLE FERDINAND and MORE! Check out the full extended lineup at afropunkfest.com. oh no we…

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Added by AFROPUNK on August 6, 2012 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Afropunk Festival 'Battle Of The Bands': Top 16 Bands!

Voting is over! Congratulations to the following TOP VOTED 16 Bands in our 'Battle Of The Bands' for a chance to perform at the Afropunk Festival 2012: School Ov Thought, Tess, (I Am) Isis, Blind Benny, Femi The DriFish & The Out Of Water eXperience, London Bridgez, Sweatshop, Joe Jordans Experiment,…

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Added by AFROPUNK on July 13, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Battle of the Bands - Win A Spot To Perform At Afropunk Fest 2012

Here is your chance to perform at AFROPUNK FEST 2012!!!



WHAT'S AFROPUNK?



For 10 years, AFROPUNK has built a community & festival with new bands. We want to give the bands…
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Added by AFROPUNK on June 26, 2012 at 1:30pm — 4 Comments

Calling all musicians!!!

Hello My name is Denim,

Im currently looking to form some sort of musical band/duo/trio/group...etc whatever you may call it. im into retro rock/alternative tech. iam open and just want to create beautiful melodic music. I play piano and sing and I have pro-tools and some equipment. I'm looking for "whoever" that can bring something to the table.

Added by Denim Portierre on April 28, 2012 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment

Contest For Bands! Be On The 'Bikelordz' Soundtrack

Remember 'Bikelordz', the very promising documentary we told you about, highlighting the BMX bike culture in Accra, Ghana? (check out our interview with director Mikey Hart here) Well well well... Mr. Hart decided to offer bands from the AP Community a cool opportunity: to be featured… Continue

Added by AFROPUNK on July 27, 2011 at 1:30pm — 4 Comments

Who Should Play The Afro-Punk Festival This Year, Uh?!

Alright AP fam, it's time to get things going for the yearly stage-rocking, crowd-surfing, mosh-pitting :-P AP extravaganza. It will take place August 27th & 28th in New York (ATL and Chicago dates to be announced later). Of course, the main question is: who should be rocking that stage and surfing that crowd right? So you tell us! Who are your favorite bands from the AP community? Post links in the comments section below.

If you're in a band, please post a link to your…

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Added by AFROPUNK on April 4, 2011 at 3:40pm — 238 Comments

Not Enough Punk Rock On Afro-punk?



Punk rock fans, this one's for you! We've heard some of you say that they would like to see more traditional punk rock on afropunk.com, and we would like to know which bands you would like us to cover. Although we believe "punk" is more about a state of mind than about a particular music genre, we love punk rock and we want to know about the punk bands you like. We're trying our best to monitor a bunch of them, especially… Continue

Added by AFROPUNK on August 16, 2010 at 11:00pm — 14 Comments

Bands Wanted! Afro-Punk Festival 2010: Who Should Be On The Line-Up???



AP Family, it's that time of year again! We're excited to announce that the 2010 Afro-Punk Festival will hit New York City on June 26th - 27th. This year we are taking the festival to two other cities: Atlanta & Chicago (dates coming soon)!

Most importantly, we need to know which bands from the Afro-Punk community (here on afropunk.com) you would like to see tear up that stage! Sound off below with your comments and feel free to add links to the band's page… Continue

Added by AFROPUNK on April 7, 2010 at 3:30pm — 197 Comments

Thank You For Your Support!! ROCK ON!!!!!!!!!!!



Just wanted to say thank you to all who are voting for us to appear in "The Warped Tour 09"!! We know you have been voting everyday!! Our buzz on the battle site started at 0.7% and within a week it jumped to 7.45%!!! I just checked the website and our Buzz is @ 99.33%!!! I almost fell out of my chair. Just to inform you the "Buzz" is how many times you are Googled, web hits, video views, downloads, press.....etc.



Thanks to you we are… Continue

Added by Lucky Church on February 11, 2009 at 12:00pm — No Comments

NEW SONG by THE FIVE ONE - PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE

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New Deuce Burger
Purpose Driven Life
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Every Thursday we will treat you to Deuce Burgers, new songs/videos.

Added by The Five One on December 18, 2008 at 6:00pm — 3 Comments

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