Global Hip-Hop Throwdown @ Galapagos Art SpaceBy Iquo B. Essien, The AFRican Blogger

Global Hip-Hop Throwdown @ Galapagos Art Space
By Iquo B. Essien, The AFRican Blogger

Published on Thu, Jul 19 2007 by Iquo Essien
Whassup? There are a coupla cool events goin down tonight that I will be attending. My girl Omena will be showcasing her latest designs at a trunk show @ Harriet's Alter Ego (293 Flatbush Avenue btw St. Marks and Prospect Place; 2/3-Bergen) and I'm really amped about the Nomadic Wax All Star global hip-hop tour kicking off @ Galapagos Art Space. I've been tryna holla at Nomadic Wax for a minute, so check it out!

Peace,

The AFRican Blogger

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GLOBAL UNDERGROUND HIP-HOP THROWDOWN @ GALAPAGOS ART SPACE (BRKLYN)


The first ever Global Hip-Hop international tour kicks off tonight at Galapagos Art Space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn featuring international hip-hop pioneers Chosan (Sierra Leone), LF and Laylo (Brazil/Dominican Republic), Foundation Movement (Puerto Rico/Liberia), Zuluboy (South Africa) DJ Boo (Philippines) an accomplished group of percussionists including Ernesto Abreau (Antibalas/Ya Esta), Chauncey Yearwood (The Pimps of Joytime/Escort), and Nomadic Wax founder Ben Herson (Nomadic Wax/Escort/Subatomic Sound System). The tour will go on to visit clubs in Providence, Rhode Island on the 21st and Boston, MA on the 22nd. Look for The AFRican Blogger there tonight tryna soak up some of that conscious hip-hop. And Galapagos, with its artsy vibe, is a great venue for it. It should feel like a house party! Check the vid below for more info.

Event Details:

Global Hip-Hop Throwdown
Thursday, July 19, 2007
8:00PM - 3:00AM
Ages: 21+
Cost: 10 dollars in advance; 12 dollars at the door (discount tix available via the Fusicology website
Galapagos Art Space
70 North 6th St. (btw Kent and Wythe)
Brooklyn, NY 11211
L-train to Bedford
Galapagos Art Space
Nomadic Wax

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GLOBAL HIP-HOP ALLSTARS


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