Everyone Is A Creator:
Afropunk Festival 2017
I went to the Afropunk Festival in Brooklyn this Saturday and Sunday—I’d been years ago, loved it and had to go back.
What’s all this about? This is Creature from Rebelmatic’s take on punk & afropunk (they played the 27th):
“It feels like freedom. It feels like liberation. It feels like being unadulterated. It sounds like people who have something to say who weren’t getting to say it. And now they found a way to channel it. It’s the misfits, the outcasts, and everyone who weren’t a part of the ‘cool’ making their cool.” – Creature, singer from Rebelmatic
I asked myself “How did this happen?” “How did a two day music festival located between the projects and the Navy Yard turn into this larger expression?”
Keep reading about David’s Afropunk experience HERE!