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Bad Brains, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Added to Afropunk 2014

posted by Dan Murphy on August 06, 2014

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Brooklyn, New York -- Afropunk Music Festival has expanded the lineup for its 2014 installment. Bad Brains, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, and Cro-Mags top the recent additions. 

They'll join previously announced headliners D'Angelo, Body Count, Lianne La Havas, and Trash Talk. King Britt, The Bots, and Lolawolf number among the newly added artists as well as a DJ Rashad tribute set featuring Teklife's DJ Deeon, RP Boo, J-Cush, The Era Dancers and more. Scroll down for the full lineup. 

Afropunk will take place August 23-24 in Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park. The festival is free and open to the public, but if you want guaranteed entry and line-cutting priveleges, Afropunk offers a "Fast Pass" donation program with weekend passes selling for $40 and single-day for $25.

Full Lineup: D'Angelo, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Lianne La Havas, Body County, Bad Brains, Trash Talk, Sunny Gang, Lonely Horse, Princess, Nokia, Cro-Mags, Meshell Ndegeocello, The oOoh Baby Gimme Mores, DJ Deeon, DX KIDTRONiiK, Juliana Huxtable, Junior Astronomers, Roofeo, Straight Line Stitch, Loaf Muzik, Baby Baby, AFRICA LATINA, SEWER RATS BK, RP Boo, 1$ Bin, AfterThem Music, Gianni Lee, Dub-Stuy Sound System, DJ Dhundee, DJ Underdog, TECLA, Blaqstarr + Smallwood, Lolawolf, The Wilding Incident, King Britt, Beverly Bond, Shabazz Palaces, SZA, The Internet, Fishbone, Valerie June, Alice Smith, Tamar-kali, Cold Specks, Unlocking the Truth, Cakes Da Killa, Denitia and Sene., Gordon Voidwell, The Tontons, Clipping., BLXPLTN, Cipher, HO99O9, DJ SLIINK, MikeQ, UNIIQU3, Jasmine Solano + MeLo-X, Mista Selecta + Mane Squeeze, A Tribe Called Red, THEESatisfaction (DJ set), Oscar Nñ + Adam R., Byrell the Great, Pat Pervert

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