Afropunk Festival is a music and sports event which aims to to showcase art and music from performers of all backgrounds, with a focus on the black community.
This year’s Afropunk Festival will be the 9th such event in Brooklyn, New York. Over the last eight years, the festival has presented new artists before they hit it big, such as Grammy-nominated Santigold, The Noisettes and Janelle Monae.
Afro-punk mainstays like Saul Williams, The Dirtbombs, and Dallas Austin have also graced Afro-punk’s stages.
When and Where is Afropunk Festival 2016 ?
In 2016, Afropunk Festival will be held at Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn, New York on 27 – 28 August 2016.
Afropunk Festival 2016 Lineup :
The Afropunk Festival 2016 Lineup has not yet been announced.
But as always it will include one of the best names in the Afropunk world.
Soon we will have Afropunk Festival 2016 Lineup Here …
Official Website – afropunkfest.com
Afro-punk (sometimes spelled Afropunk) refers to the participation of African Americans and other black people in the punk and alternative music cultures.
Notable bands that can be linked to the Afro-punk community include: Death, Pure Hell, Bad Brains, Suicidal Tendencies, Dead Kennedys, Reagan Youth, Fishbone, Wesley Willis Fiasco, Suffrajett, The Templars, Santigold, and Time Again.