Duck Down BBQ

Critics' pick
Photograph: Dorothy Hong
Talib Kweli
Free
Survey the past, present and future of the NYC hip-hop underground as venerable local imprint Duck Down hosts a free Brownsville bash. Performers include label mainstays Boot Camp Clik, Buckshot and Smif n Wessun, as well as up-and-comer CJ Fly—a Pro Era crewmate of Joey Bada$$.