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January 5, 2016

The PitchBlak Playlist Monthly Event Series Kicks Off January 31 with Bond St. District at Manhattan Inn

Free monthly showcase hosted by hip-hop fusion outfit PitchBlak Brass Band features a rotating lineup of acts from across the musical spectrum
 
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January 4, 2016

Harry Fraud – Rogues Playlist Vol. 1 [Mixtape]

A mix of old and new tracks, freestyles and songs from Harry Fraud featuring a varied mix of musical styles and featured artists.
 
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December 31, 2015

Rebel Diaz: “It’s Time to Take Action” in Radical Dilemma Video

Rebel Diaz continues to use hip-hop music, culture and community to speak upon and battle societal ills
 
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December 10, 2015

It’s Beginning With a Jam: Bronxlyn Productions is Making a Splash on the NYC Underground Hip-Hop Scene

From Erykah Badu to Afrika Bambaataa and Kool Herc, Bronxlyn Productions is delivering noteworthy events to NYC's hip-hop underground
 
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December 6, 2015

The Spinning Wheel at BRIC: World-Premiere Performances + Gallery Exhibition

A multimedia performance and interactive gallery exhibition that engages with the 50 year radical archive of poet, musician and activist steve ben israel
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The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
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The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
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The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
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