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(03/12-15) Austin, TX: Okayplayer Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary at SXSW!

So, SXSW starts next week, and what better way to start off a celebration than for Okayplayer and their partner sites (OkayAfrica, OkayFuture, and LargeUp)  to get together and bring you a four-part event series with many guests to check out! You get to check out Erykah Badu, Thundercat, Quantic, Emanon (Aloe Blacc & Exile), Los Rakas, and lots more! Check out the events below and make sure you be a part of the action!

It’s FREE with RSVP.

 

 

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[10/06]: A3C x Okayplayer Presents: The Best Block Party Ever!

This is definitely a surprise! A3C and Okayplayer has joined forces to bring you The Best Block Party Ever! With special guests include DJ Premier, Young Guru, DJ Maseo (De La Soul), Questlove, DJ Scratch (EPMD), and Diamond D  (D.I.T.C.)– these six men will bring you the sickest event that has ever taken place in Atlanta! The plan is to shut down the 4th Ward from 2pm-9pm. This day will be taking place on the final day of the festival, and you can find yourself participating in this block party madness! All YOU have to do is

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Homeboy Sandman Performing Subject Matter Out Now

In true Homeboy Sandman fashion, he takes his promotion to the streets with this video, where Homeboy gets together with Knocksteady TV to spit the track “Subject Matter Out Now” live on camera.
When we met up with him all he told us was that Knocksville was in for some “raw shit” – Knocksteady TV

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EVENT (NYC): Indelible Festival (Gil Scott-Heron/Gordon Parks tribute) [01/06/11]!

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I already knew this event is definitely special, but now seeing that Okayplayer gave their co-sign, there’s definitely more than enough reasons for you to NOT miss this special show! This Jill Newman installment is dedicated to the late Gil Scott-Heron & the legendary jazz singer, Jimmy Scott! There will be special guests at this event who will be performing, and Yasiin Bey (pka Mos Def) will be doing a tribute to the legendary and prolific poet! There’s waaay too many folks to name for this event, but you definitely get the idea on what’s..

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NEWS/AUDIO: The Roots – New Album “undun” and Debut Track “Make My”

A big today for fans of The Roots crew with the announcement of their album undun set for a December 6th release date.  Hand in hand with this is the first track to be released from it, “Make My” featuring Mississippi’s Big K.R.I.T. and the co-production of regular collaborator Khari Mateen.  Exposition by ?uestlove…

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EVENT (Philladelphia, PA): The Fourth Annual Roots’ Picnic [06/04]!

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The Roots’ 4th Annual Picnic returns back to Philly with brand new heat and entertainment to hit the stage! Sponsored by Vitamin Water, this event will have two stages! This will be an exciting way to spend your saturday afternoon once you arrive! Trust me, you wouldnt want to be anywhere else in the world right now! Tickets are still available (for those who havent purchased them), and from what I heard from a friend of mine who went to Philly JUST TO SEE this show the past two years, it’s..

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AUDIO: Random & Mr. Miranda – Maintain ft. Ilyas and Von Pea

Random & Mr. Miranda – Maintain ft. Ilyas and Von Pea

The brother Random is on fire lately….on the track above he joins forces with Mr. Miranda on the track “Maintain” featuring Tanya Morgan’s Von Pea & Ilyas.

Part of Random and Mr. Miranda’s upcoming project entitled “The Memorandum”.

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