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Black Rock Coalition: History of Our Future

Sep 07 | Sat | 7PM |

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The BRC Orchestra, the Black Rock Coalition's repertoire company, is joined by an all-star cast of musical luminaries including: Fantastic Negrito Nona Hendryx Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, and Will Calhoun (Living Colour) Stew (Passing Strange) An explosive and joyful celebration of rock's Black roots. The Black Rock Coalition (with special guests) create a sonic timeline honoring the Black pioneers who ushered rock and roll into the American collective consciousness. Founded in 1985 by guitarist Vernon Reid, journalist Greg Tate, and producer Konda Mason, the Black Rock Coalition is a collective assembled to provide maximum exposure for Black artists who defy convention and is dedicated to the complete creative freedom of Black artists.

Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 5th Ave Map