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Red Bull Sound Select Presents New York curated by Brooklyn Bodega (10/28)

October 10, 2013 Leave a comment

 

Red Bull Sound Select Presents New York
Curated by Brooklyn Bodega
On Monday, October 28th, Brooklyn Bodega will be curating their final Red Bull Sound Select New York Showcase for 2013. Over the past year, Red Bull Sound Select New York has given Brooklyn Bodega the opportunity to explore the music world outside of the Hip-Hop genre we’re so well known for. While keeping true to our Hip-Hop roots with acts such as Sean Price, DyMe-A-DuZin and Children Of The Night, we’ve been able to bring talent such as The Internet, F.Stokes, Jade <3 and others to the Red Bull Sound Select Showcases.  We’ve strived to open up an entire world of Funk, R&B and electro soul to our Bodega Fam. Read more…

Brooklyn Bodega endorses candidates for upcoming NYC primaries

August 30, 2013 Leave a comment

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Brooklyn Bodega 

Endorses candidates for NYC ’13 elections

Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images

Brooklyn Bodega has always been about the promotion and development of Hip-Hop culture.  Not just the music but also the art, the words, the sounds, the community and the people.  Hip-Hop at its core is a grassroots community activist movement.  When Afrika Bambaataa founded the Universal Zulu Nation his intent was to get kids off the street and nurture their inner genius.  Kool Herc and his sister Cindy were not only artists and visionaries but entrepreneurs who threw the party on Sedgwick Ave that set the world on fire not to be famous but to raise ‘back to school’ money. Read more…

Red Bull Sound Select Presents New York curated by Brooklyn Bodega (8/13)

July 31, 2013 Leave a comment

 

Red Bull Sound Select Presents New York
Curated by Brooklyn Bodega
 

On Tuesday, August 13th, Brooklyn Bodega will be curating another Red Bull Sound Select New York Showcase! For Brooklyn Bodega’s second go at Sound Select, you can expect a night of Hip-Hop, Funk, R&B talent featuring our headliner The Internet of Odd Future along with Brooklyn artists DyMe-A-DuZin who recently rocked BHF’13, songstress Jade <3 (w/Benny Blind) and duo Denitia and Sene!

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Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Announces Media Partnership with Mass Appeal

May 20, 2013 Leave a comment

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Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Announces Media Partnership with Mass Appeal

Includes original content featuring Brooklyn and the faces behind BHF.

Brooklyn, NY May 20, 2013
The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is proud to announce its partnering with Mass Appeal. Acting as both Media and Creative Partners, Mass Appeal will collaborate with the 9th annual event to produce Brooklyn-centric web series, limited edition festival merchandise, a unique live experience and more.

 

 photo MAlogo414x191_zpsfc6f516d.pngMass Appeal was founded in 1996 by then-graffiti writers Sire and Stren, as a ‘zine dedicated to the culture and lifestyle that inspired them; Hip-Hop. The magazine’s name was derived from the infamous Gangstarr song, and found their roots in Brooklyn on the same block that Notorious BIG grew up on. Read more…

Young Guru, 1982 (Statik Selektach & Reks), The Infamous Mobb Deep Documentary And More Added to BHF `12

June 29, 2012 Leave a comment

 

Young Guru, 1982 (Statik Selektach & Reks), The Infamous Mobb Deep Documentary And More Added to BHF `12

Announcements on Show & Prove Super Bowl (7/9), Bodega Education Initiative (7/10), Salute The DJ (7/12), Dummy Clap Film Festival (7/10 + 7/13), Family Day (7/14), Final Day (7/14) and BHF’12 After Party (7/14)

BHF bannerBrooklyn, NY June 29, 2012

With July just a few days away, and the 8th Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival (BHF) approaching, Brooklyn Bodega is excited to highlight our upcoming week of BHF’12 events. Each is different, from a MC competition to some inspired discussion panels to a celebration of DJ culture to our inaugural Film Festival to a day of family-centric activities, but the underlying goal is the same, using unique entertainment to celebrate Hip-Hop culture.

“Each year, Brooklyn Bodega works to put together a week of events that fully represent Hip-Hop culture. Creating programming for each event can sometimes be difficult but our team has once again worked toward putting together events that celebrate what is dynamic about our culture. Our newest event, The Dummy Clap Film Festival explores Hip-Hop culture’s influence on the multimedia art form while returning events like the Show & Prove Super Bowl, Salute The DJ, The Bodega Education Initiative and Family Day explore other facets of Hip-Hop.”
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