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AFROPUNK's Blog – February 2017 Archive (3)

AFROPUNK cooking up Black Protest show at The Apollo ft. Robert Glasper, Jill Scott, Bilal, and more

Topping off AFROPUNK The Takeover - Harlem this Sunday Robert Glasper, Jill Scott, Bilal, TV On The Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe, Toshi Reagon, and more are coming together for an unforgettable night of music to celebrate the sounds of a movement and proud black heritage. Join us and The Apollo Theater for Unapologetically Black - The African-American Songbook Remix this Saturday night, Feb. 25, shows at 7:30PM and 11PM! Get tickets, …

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Added by AFROPUNK on February 22, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Unapologetically Black: The African-American musical standards of the 20th century and today

The Great American Songbook is the unofficial canon of the most influential musical standards and popular songs from the earlier half of the 20th century, mainly by white composers like Jonny Mercer, Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Richard Rogers and more. This canon is stacked with some of the greatest songs of all time, but how can you look at game-changing American music that reverberates throughout cultural and society without recognizing the songs created…

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Added by AFROPUNK on February 15, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Unapologetically Black: Black protest music is vital to the resistance

Musical excellence has always been a part of the black community's rich legacy of achievement and pro-black expression in the arts. This tradition best exemplified in the protest music that documented the struggles of their day and became soundtracks for the movement. Songs by artists like Nina Simone…

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Added by AFROPUNK on February 8, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments

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