When? June 10-11 2017.
What? Multigenre black music and culture festival.
Where? Le Trianon.
AFROPUNK is coming back to Paris! Started in Brooklyn in ’05 as a showcase for the marginalized black punk scene, these days the festival is an edgy multigenre blowout. The second edition of AFROPUNK Paris will take place June 10-11 2017 at Le Trianon with a stellar line-up, including Yasiin Bey, FFF, Faada Freddy, Laura Mvula.
The festival also bills itself as a ‘cultural experience’, featuring food stalls and art displays (exhibiting works by local artists).
It might not quite have the international clout of London or Berlin, but Paris is no musical slouch: from the legendary jazz clubs to the thriving independent and underground music scenes, plus some seriously sharp record stores, there’s everything here for the connoisseur...