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Death, Questlove, Danny Brown & More To Play AfroPunk Fest 2013 [8/24-8/25]

Death, Questlove, Danny Brown & More To Play AfroPunk Fest 2013 [8/24-8/25]

Afropunk Fest 2013

Afropunk Fest 2013

The squad behind the annual AfroPunk Fest just released the line-up for the festival’s ninth year. With some okay family favorites like Questlove, Danny Brown and Saul Williams on the list, there’s no question the weekend will sound great and have a little something for everyone. Descending upon Commodore Barry Park in Fort Greene, Brooklyn AfroPunk will feature not only a variety of musics, but will also co-host a bike show with Brooklyn Rhapsody and include a skate park, a 26-cart food truck round up, an art wall and a market to satisfy all your summer needs in one spot. While of course there are tons of acts to check out (and stay tuned for the final line-up with even more performers), be sure to catch Death for what will be a reunion of sorts after a couple decades of dormancy (and pass the popcorn with this recent documentary on them). Although the festival is free, if you want to avoid the line you can donate for a fast pass to get even more from the two-day event. In the words of the sponsors: “Come to AFROPUNK FEST 2013 this summer and sweat, skate, mosh, shout. Feel the music, free your mind, join the movement.” We’ll see you out there.

>>>More info + tickets (via AfroPunk)

AFROPUNK FEST Headliners— August 24 & 25, 2013:
Chuck D & DJ Lord
?uestlove
Death
The Heavy
Trash Talk
Danny Brown
Saul Williams
Theophilus London
Vintage Trouble
The London Souls
The Coup
Mykki Blanco
K-OS
Big Freedia
Rye Rye
Le1f
Jean Grae
CX Kidtronik
The Dust Rays
The Skins
Meatloaf Muzik
Rebelmatic
Unlocking the Truth
Sunny Gang

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