Posted in Contests | hiphop | music | tour dates on August 15, 2012

Action Bronson at Red Hook Park in June (more by Eric M. Townsend)
Action Bronson

Queens rapper Action Bronson, who has a few great mixtapes under his belt and quickly escalated to playing large venues recently announced via twitter that he's signed with Warner Bros imprint VICE Records, making him labelmates with Black Lips, OFF!, and others. He tweeted, "Vice/Warner Bros.is the label. I promise to never make candy cane bullshit music as long as I live!!!!!!!"

As mentioned, Action Bronson will play a free Converse Rubber Tracks show at Music Hall of Williamsburg on August 23 with Meyhem Lauren, Flatbush Zombies, and Tanya Morgan. Admission is first come, first served, but we're also giving away a pair of VIP tickets which guarantee you entry and get you into the VIP balcony, plus a $250 Converse gift card. Details on how to enter and the flier for this show are below.

Before that show, Action Bronson will be heading to Chicago for their Mad Decent Block Party. He didn't play the NYC party but his associate Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire did. Bronson will also be at the Holmdel, NJ stop for Rock the Bells when it hits PNC Bank Arts Center from September 1-2. He plays on the Sunday (9/2) along with sets by Nas, Deltron 3030 Curren$y, Cheif Keef, DJ Quik, and many others. Tickets for Rock the Bells NJ are still available. Check out the full schedule HERE.

Action Bronson recently contributed his vocals to UK producer Metabeats for the song, "Hookers," off his upcoming album, Caviar Crackle. Stream that song and check out a list of all upcoming dates, and the contest details and flier for the MHOW show below.

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Metabeats - "Hookers" (ft. Action Bronson)

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Action Bronson -- 2012 Tour Dates
8/18 Mad Decent Block Party @ Cobra Lounge Chicago, IL
8/23 Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY
9/2 Rock the Bells @ PNC Bank Arts Center Holmdel, NJ
9/14 Fete Ballroom Providence, RI
9/21 Beauty Ballroom Austin, TX

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For a chance at winning a pair of VIP tickets to see Action Bronson at Music Hall of Williamsburg: either tweet something that includes both @BrooklynVegan AND "Action Bronson at MHOW" in the tweet, or send an email to BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM with the subject line "Action Bronson". Include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. If you enter by email, it will not be shared with anyone else. Good luck!
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Comments (15)

why white rabbits for the email subject line?

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 10:43 AM

Another typical BV typo?

Posted by ME | August 15, 2012 11:49 AM

What about Archie Bronson - what are they up to?

Posted by LD | August 15, 2012 12:02 PM

Too bad he sucks!

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 12:10 PM

What about Charles Bronson? What is he up to?

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 12:54 PM

@10:43 yeah it was a typo, it's supposed to be "Action Bronson"

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 1:33 PM

Let's see... overweight? check. tattoos? check. beard? check. Hey Lulzy - any interest in this guy?

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 1:41 PM

Lulzy? still waiting, Lulzy.

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 2:40 PM

I don't get what the appeal is of this guy. He sounds just like Ghostface and all his rhymes are about nothing. Just random shyte.

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 3:23 PM

Sad to see a progressive site like BrooklynVegan supporting a guy who assaulted transgender person for fun. http://pitchfork.com/news/46626-action-bronson-stupidly-posts-photo-of-drunk-mexican-tranny-rightly-gets-in-trouble/

Posted by Anonymous | August 15, 2012 4:04 PM

Archie Bronson is still playing gigs?

Posted by Anonymous | August 16, 2012 12:01 AM

::insert generic ENDFATRAP line here::

Posted by Anonymous | August 16, 2012 12:32 AM

how can people hate on Action Bronson. he's so fresh

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 4:11 PM

An superb posting with great points, We’ve been a lurker proper here for some time but wish to be far far more involved from now on.

Posted by miniclip | August 28, 2012 6:42 AM

freaking cool music man.

Posted by jordon | July 24, 2013 2:18 PM

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