BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival

Noname / Topaz Jones / Jazze Belle

EVENTBRITE MUSIC SERIES

The outspoken Chicago MC and poet Noname adds the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival to her appearances this year, which also include Coachella, Sasquatch!, Boston Calling, Electric Forest, and the Pitchfork Music Festival, among others.

Date

FRI, AUG 3, 2018

6:30PM Gates / 7:30PM Show

Cost

FREE

Location

Prospect Park Bandshell
9th Street & Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215
United States
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  • Noname

  • Topaz Jones

  • Jazze Belle


EVENTBRITE MUSIC SERIES 


The outspoken Chicago MC and poet NONAME began rapping and performing slam poetry in 2010, but she first caught people's attention beyond her Bronzeville neighborhood when she guested on the track "Lost" on Chance the Rapper's 2013 mixtape Acid Rap. Her acclaimed 2016 solo debut, Telefone, which took three years to produce, showcased "a potency and urgency in her complicated, spoken word-esque cadences" (Stereogum) that captivated the hip hop world and set her miles apart from this generation of rising talent. Festival appearances this year at Coachella, Sasquatch!, Boston Calling, Electric Forest, and the Pitchfork Music Festival, among others, have the world watching, leading up to her BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! debut. 

The night begins with sets from the electrifying, old school funk and soul-loving Brooklyn rapper and singer TOPAZ JONES, who "proved his scholarship by weaving West Coast G-funk with Southern rap flows" (Pitchfork) on his debut Arcade (2016), and JAZZ BELLE, a Harlem outfit with "a sound that's both unique and intimate, carving out its own space in the NYC expanding alt soul scene." (The Deli)



Friends of the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival
Member Seating & Tent Access

Friends Seating: Rear seats open to Seat-Pass and Tent-Pass members
Friends Tent: Open to Tent-Pass members
Sponsor Tent: Open for Eventbrite Guests


 

Venue Information:

The BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival is one of New York City's longest running, free, outdoor performing arts festivals and is held every summer at the Prospect Park Bandshell. 

All Performances Rain or Shine. In the event of dangerous weather we will be communicating updates on our website, Facebook, and Twitter.

Doors open one hour prior to performance unless otherwise noted.

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