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Summertime . . . and the Music Is Easy to Find

by June 21, 2016 | Features
Summer in Brooklyn is the season of warm nights, hot sounds and cool vibrations – a time for catching star performers and stars-to-be under the stars in Prospect Park, DUMBO, Coney Island and elsewhere around the borough. Here’s a taste of what concertgoers can look forward to now through September. ‘Celebrate’ Good Times Proving once... read article

Music Calendar


Afro Punk Fest

Commodore Barry Park
August 27-28, 2016 at Noon on August 27th until 10:00 PM on August 28th
$ 45.00- $ 250.00

This year’s Afro Punk Brooklyn Festival lineup features Ice Cube, TV On The Radio  , Flying Lotus, The Internet, Janelle Monae and a new wave of artists that includes Laura Mvula, Ho99o9, BLXPLTN and  Sir the Baptist. The 2-day event that drew north of 60,000 festival goers in 2015 , will once again feature the Bites & Beats pop up restaurant and food truck rally and SpinThrift Market. There will also be a special Powerjam, featuring members of Bad Brains, Fishbone and Living Colour, as well as performances by George Clinton, Skunk Anansie and Skye and Ross.

  1. Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Music Hall of Williamsburg

    Moon Hooch

    Music Hall of Williamsburg
  2. Friday, August 26, 2016
    Hill County Live logo

    Frog Holler

    Hill Country
  3. Saturday, August 27, 2016

    The Novel Ideas

  4. Saturday, August 27, 2016
    Bell House

    The Rub

    The Bell House