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    Peep Brand Nubian rock “All For One” at Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival 2014

    Lord Jamar, Grand Puba and Sadat X aka Brand Nubian are without a doubt one of our favorite Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Alums. They were our first headliner in 2005 and returned in 2014 as part of Rob Swift’s special anniversary set. ┬áTheir debut album, “All For One” is a cornerstone

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    Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Founder Wes Jackson speaks on “10 Years Fresh”

    The big homie Wes Jackson was at LaGuardia Community College earlier this week speaking about his book, “10 Years Fresh: The story of The Brooklyn Hip-hop Festival”. Wes touched on many topics including entrepeneurship, battling depression, booking Jay-Z, realizing your dreams, dealing with the culture shock of boarding school, using

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    2015 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Dates are here!

    Ok Party People, We have been hunkered down in the batcaves working on our next year. We are proud to announce that we have our 2015 dates. The 2015 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival will take place from July 6th – 11th We are expanding our educational programming aka The Bodega Education

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    Jay Electronica’s “Into The Light”

    This documentary about Jay Electronica’s trip through mystical lands. Jay has long draw comparisons between himself and legendary inventor Nikola Tesla. From the narration on the Jason Goldwatch directed trailer below it appears that the bond between the two geniuses will be explored in the visually compelling piece. Got me

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    Part 1 of BRIC’s coverage of BHF ’14

    So the good folks at BRIC posted part 1 of their great coverage of the 2014 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival. This episode features some of our early acts – specifically Cyhi The Prynce, Audible Doctor and Kydd Jones. As we were working our ass off we rarely get to see the