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The Decoders Minnie Riperton

The Decoders perform free tribute concert to Minnie Riperton

  On Saturday, July 12, in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, the Decoders will be joined by a 20-piece ensemble that…

July 7th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Events
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Everybody Loves Roy Ayers in Brooklyn June 14th

Come through next Saturday for what we hope will be a regular series in the vein of the Michael and…

June 5th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Events
Red Bull Music Academy NY - A Night of Improvised Round Robin Duets

Red Bull Music Academy Festival NY presents “A Night of Improvised Round Robin Duets”

We’re giving away two pairs of tickets to tomorrow’s show! Just email contest[at]waxpoetics.com to enter! Subject: Round Robin. Text: Your…

May 7th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Events
Red Bull Music Academy - Bounce Ballroom

Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York’s “Bounce Ballroom”

In the tradition of last year’s RBMA NYC United States of Bass event, the opening night of Red Bull Music…

April 17th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Events
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1960s Jamaican Dub Scene Exhibit

Curated by Wax Poetics contributor Seb Carayol, “Hometown Hifi” exhibit is at Sonos Studio in Los Angeles from March 20 to April 24

March 19th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Events
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Thundercat

We’re giving away a pair of tickets to Monday night’s show!

November 21st, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Events
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Soul Summit

This Saturday in Chicago, Wax Poetics contributing editor and all around music maniac Andrew “Monk-One” Mason touches down for a night of high-proof soul selections sure to put a glide in your stride and a dip in your hip.

September 26th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Events
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Charlie Ahearn’s Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer

Charlie Ahearn, director of the first hip-hop feature ever, the seminal Wild Style, brings us a definitive portrait of the Brooklyn native Jamel Shabazz, who documented New York urban street culture for decades….

August 1st, 2013 | Andrew Mason | Events
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Hiatus Kaiyote Live in NYC

Our favorite Aussie crew is coming back to NYC locked and loaded. Initially at Slipper Room, the show’s been moved…

March 8th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Events
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Wax Poetics After Dark

Soul Train meets Playboy After Dark at a listening party for the heads, collectors, and music lovers.

February 5th, 2013 | Freddy Anzures | Events
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DOPE New Artist Showcase

Join us at Ella on December 5 for the next installment of DOPE, hosted by Wax Poetics and featuring special performances by SZA and Meridian. Be sure to get in on the free Dom Perignon raffle.

November 30th, 2012 | Wax Poetics | Events
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Wax Poetics Presents Roy Ayers

For the last eight months, we’ve been working with Marcus Samuelsson’s Ginny’s Supper Club in the basement of his Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem. It’s quickly become uptown’s apex of live entertainment.

November 21st, 2012 | Wax Poetics | Events
DJ Premier Meets Kendra Morris

DJ Premier Meets Kendra Morris

A monthly showcase teaming legendary DJs from the pages of the magazine with Wax Poetics recording artists.

September 19th, 2011 | Wax Poetics | Events
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the Wax Poetics x Stones Throw Showcase

Converse Presents 45 Live with Wax Poetics and Stones Throw Records.  Over the last year, Wax Poetics has teamed up…

March 4th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | Events
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World Groove

Wax Poetics, Dubspot and Bemba Soul Tribe Productions kick off the week at SXSW with World Groove, a SXSW extension…

March 3rd, 2010 | Wax Poetics | Events

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