We TOLD you you wouldn't want to miss this year's AFROPUNK Fest! Check out what we have in store for you!
2014 lineup includes D'Angelo, Lianne La Havas, Body Count, Trash Talk, Meshell Ndegeocello, Straight Line Stitch, Shabazz Palaces, SZA, The Internet, Fishbone, Valerie June, Alice Smith, Cold Specks, Unlocking The Truth, Cakes Da Killa, Denitia and Sene, Gordon Voidwell, The Tontons, Clipping, BLXPLTN, Cipher, HO9909 as well as DJ Sets by DJ SLiiNK, MikeQ, Uniique, Jasmine Solano + Melo-X, Mista Selecta + Mane Squeeze A Tribe Called Red, Theesatisfaction, Oscan Nñand Adam R. This year's festival will feature dance music from local scenes such as Jersey Club, Baltimore Club, NYC Ballroom, as well as underground DJ sounds from Washington D.C. and Seattle.
More artists to be announced. Visit afropunkfest.com!
Attendees can skip the line while supporting the AFROPUNK community by making a small donation that will go towards furthering AFROPUNK's efforts and culture. As a thank you, your advanced donation will guarantee your entry and fast track you through the check in process at the festival: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/afropunk-fest-2014-tickets-11654820883
The fest commences at Commodore Barry Park on Saturday August 23rd and Sunday August 24th in Brooklyn, NY. On its 10th year anniversary, AFROPUNK FEST is in effect stronger and with more style than ever. AFROPUNK Fest features 4 stages of music including the more traditional heavy/punk Black Stage and Speaker's corner where the politically minded can speak theirs, a slew of Food Trucks making a variety of cuisine, the Spin Thrift Market with it's 100 vendors selling various goods and crafts, and the ever present Art Wall where selected visual artists produce original works of art within the park grounds.
NO: SEXISM, RACISM, ABELISM, HOMOPHOBIA, FATPHOBIA,
TRANSPHOBIA, BIPHOBIA or GENERAL HATEFULLNESS ALLOWED. -
YOU WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE.