It's rare for a band to make such a huge impression despite only having 2 finished songs recorded, but Austin's BLXPLTN are something else. A mix of electro and hardcore punk, the trio's 2 singles “Train” and “Stop and Frisk” are positively bone-crushing. The trio of kQ, TaSzlin, and Javelin are coming to Brooklyn to play an AFROPUNK…Continue
They've only finished recording 2 songs so far, but everyone we've played BLXPLTN's demos for has had the same reaction. “What is this? This is fucking dope.” It'd basically be irresponsible not to share it.
By Nathan Leigh, AFROPUNK Contributor…
The Jimi Hendrix biopic featuring Andre 3000 will make its US premiere at the SXSW Festival in March! Billboard reports: "John Ridley's 'Jimi: All Is By My Side' comes to SXSW after playing the Toronto International Film Festival. Benjamin portrays the guitarist in 1966-67 as he is on the verge of becoming a rock legend."…Continue
King Texas is a photographer born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He grew up in the astringent realities of East New York while regularly traveling with his father who worked for the United Nations. Texas' current project, BLA CK NESS, highlights the…Continue
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