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March 16, 2011

SXSW Hip Hop: New York Area Hip Hop Artists Scheduled to Perform at SXSW Music Festival 2011

Birthplace Magazine will be at this year's SXSW Music Festival which goes down March 15-20 in Austin, Texas, and we've put together a comprehensive, up-to-date breakdown of which New York-area hip hop acts you can expect to see at the festival.
 
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March 15, 2011

SXSW Hip Hop Preview: Homeboy Sandman at SXSW Music 2011

Homeboy Sandman is our pick for must-see hip hop act at this year's South By Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival, going down March 15-20. The Queens MC rocks two spots Friday, March 18, and really, you don't want to miss it.
 
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March 15, 2011

Wu-Tang Clan at SXSW Music 2011 [SXSW Hip Hop]

South By Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival. Austin, Texas. March 17. Village Voice. Frank 151. All day/night party. Among several other performers: XXL Freshman Yelawolf, DJ Erykah Badu,
 
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March 14, 2011

SXSW Hip Hop Preview: Immortal Technique at SXSW Music 2011

For those who will be on hand at the 2011 South By Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival in Austin, Texas on March 16, you will have the chance to see Immortal Technique deliver his trademark fiery, opinionated and intellectual brand of hip hop
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May
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9:30 pm ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
May 6 @ 9:30 pm
ALL THAT! Hip Hop, Poetry & Jazz is an open jam session for hiphop, poetry and jazz. It brings together emcees, poets and musicians from diverse musical and racial backgrounds in a forum that is open[...]
6:00 pm Up Close & Personal with @Common... @ MIST at Madiba Harlem
Up Close & Personal with @Common... @ MIST at Madiba Harlem
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Order tickets via Eventbrite: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/up-close-personal-with-common-tickets-16563343406?aff=efbevent Enjoy an intimate evening of instrumental, spoken word & musical performance by the Academy Award & Grammy Award winning entertainer. There are limited & exclusive VIP meet & greet tickets[...]
10:00 pm .@KintoSol, @AKWIDs, @Microphone... @ La Boom NY
.@KintoSol, @AKWIDs, @Microphone... @ La Boom NY
May 6 @ 10:00 pm – May 7 @ 2:00 am
Kinto Sol, AKWID, Microphone Killa w/Famosos Pistoleros & Caponey Performing Live Sunday May 17, 2015 @ La Boom NY –  56-15 Northern Boulevard, Queens, NY 11377. Women 18+ / Men 21+ with ID (no tennis shoes). Doors open at 10:00pm[...]
10:00 pm I Am Strong Island Concert Series @ Black Pearl
I Am Strong Island Concert Series @ Black Pearl
May 6 @ 10:00 pm – May 7 @ 2:00 am
DC THE LONG ISLAND BOSS & CENTRAL STATION X PRESENT******* I AM STRONG ISLAND CONCERT SERIES !!!!! BLACK PEARL 1299 GRAND AVE BALDWIN , L.I. !!!! PERFORMING LIVE IN CONCERT ######## DOORS OPEN AT 10PM[...]
May
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
10:00 pm .@ArtBattles at @LPRNYC #LiveAtLPR @ le poisson rouge
.@ArtBattles at @LPRNYC #LiveAtLPR @ le poisson rouge
May 7 @ 10:00 pm – May 8 @ 2:30 am
The objective of ArtBattles® is to create live art events and competitions to expose emerging artists to the public. This becomes an exhibition of the creative process through a battle between teams of artists. ArtBattles is innovative in[...]
May
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Fri
10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
7:30 pm Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
May 8 @ 7:30 pm
DJ Cipha Sounds from Hot 97 and Chappelle’s Show has uncovered the ancient connection between Hip Hop and Improv. The powers that be have been trying to keep them separated for generations… We will risk[...]
May
9
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
7:00 pm .@TheMachineNY’s 5th Anniversary... @ Word Up Books
.@TheMachineNY’s 5th Anniversary... @ Word Up Books
May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Celebrating five years of “The Wash Heights Wu Tang”!! Uptown’s beloved hip hop masters The Machine have been friends to Word Up since the earliest open mics at the original location. In addition to skill, The Machine boasts[...]

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