Death @ BVSXSW 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
Afro Punk

The 2013 Afro-Punk Festival happens this weekend (August 24 & 25) at Fort Greene's Commodore Barry Park with Danny Brown, Mykki Blanco, Le1f, Big Freedia, Death, Trash Talk, Living Colour, Chuck D of Public Enemy and DJ Lord performing PE's Fear of a Black Planet, Questlove, Jean Grae, Saul Williams, K-os and more. As mentioned, it's all-ages, free and open to the public, but they do require you to RSVP. You can also donate on paypal for "fast pass admission" tickets.

The full weekend schedule has been released, with artists playing on two stages from noon - 9:30 PM or so both Saturday and Sunday. Full schedule is below.

Additionally, there will also be "Afro-Punk After Dark" events happening after the fest at various Brooklyn venues both Saturday and Sunday nights. Over 20 After Dark events are happening, including "pop-up performances, celebrity DJ sets, comedy shows, film screenings, art installations, and Story Slams." Full After Dark listings are at Afro-Punk's website.

2013 Afro-Punk Festival schedule below...

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2013 AFRO PUNK FEST SCHEDULE
AUGUST 24

GREEN STAGE
12:00 - 1:15 DJ ALYASHA
1:15 - 1:45 DUST RAYS
1:45 - 2:00 DJ ALYASHA
2:00 - 2:30 THE SKINS
2:30 - 2:45 DJ ALYASHA
2:45 - 3:15 JEAN GRAE
3:15 - 3:45 DJ ALYASHA
3:45 - 4:15 THE LONDON SOULS
4:15 - 4:30 DJ ALYASHA
4:30 - 4:45 UNLOCKING THE TRUTH
4:45 - 5:00 DJ ALYASHA
5:00 - 5:30 WICKED WISDOM
5:30 - 5:50 DJ TEACHERS
5:50 - 6:30 THEOPHILUS LONDON
6:30 - 7:00 DJ TEACHERS
7:00 - 7:45 THE HEAVY
7:45 - 8:15 ???
8:15 - 9:15 SPECIAL GUEST

RED STAGE
1:15 - 2:15 DJ PAT PERVERT
2:15 - 2:45 SMALL AXE
2:45 - 3:15 DJ MR. HERNANDEZ
3:15 - 3:45 REBELMATIC
3:45 - 4:15 DJ UNIIQU3
4:15 - 4:45 RYE RYE
4:45 - 515 DJ MESS KID
5:15 - 5:45 LE1F
5:45 - 6:15 DJ LARRY B
6:15 - 6:45 MYKKI BLANCO
6:45 - 7:10 DJ PAT PERVERT
7:10 - 7:30 CX KiDTRONiK
7:30 - 8:15 SAUL WILLIAMS

AUGUST 25

GREEN STAGE
12:00 - 1:15 DJ UNIIQU3
1:15 - 1:45 SUNNY GANG
1:45 - 2:00 DJ MOMA
2:00 - 2:30 PYYRAMIDS
2:30 - 2:45 DJ MOMA
2:45 - 3:15 THE COUP
3:15 - 3:45 DJ TEACHERS
3:45 - 4:15 K-OS
4:15 - 4:45 DJ MICK COLLINS
4:45 - 5:15 DEATH
5:15 - 5:45 DJ MICK COLLINS
5:45 - 6:25 VINTAGE TROUBLE
6:25 - 6:50 DJ MICK COLLINS
6:50 - 7:45 LIVING COLOUR
7:45 - 8:30 DJ PRINCE PAUL
8:30 - 9:30 ?UESTLOVE

RED STAGE
1:15 - 2:15 DJ MIKEQ
2:15 - 2:45 ME∆TLO∆F MUZIK
2:45 - 3:15 DJ MIKEQ
3:15 - 3:45 WHITE MANDINGOS
3:45 - 4:15 DJ MIKEQ
4:15 - 4:45 BIG FREEDIA
4:45 - 5:15 DJ ROOFEEO
5:15 - 5:45 DANNY BROWN
5:45 - 6:15 DJ ROOFEEO
6:15 - 7:00 TRASH TALK
7:00 - 7:30 DJ ROOFEEO
7:30 - 8:30 CHUCK D & DJ LORD