Red Bull Music Academy 2016 Lineup: ANOHNI, Dizzee Rascal, Kamasi Washington, and the Sun Ra Arkestra
Plus Diamanda Galás, Glenn Branca, Spike Lee, and many others
Red Bull Music Academy’s schedule of 2016 New York City events has been announced, with prime slots reserved for the debut of ANOHNI’s Hopelessness live show and a full-length performance of Dizzee Rascal’s 2003 album Boy in Da Corner. Also on the bill: electronic producer Mark Pritchard, avant-garde musicians Diamanda Galás and Glenn Branca, and a multigenerational jazz concert featuring Kamasi Washington, Pharoah Sanders, and the Sun Ra Arkestra.
Apart from musical performances, there’s also the Brooklyn Flea Record Fair, a “beatmaker roundtable” with Atlanta hip hop producers Metro Boomin, Sonny Digital, and Zaytoven, and an appearance by director Spike Lee to discuss the role of music in his films. Check the Red Bull Music Academy website for the full slate of concerts and events, which run between April 29 and May 22 at a variety of locations. Tickets are on sale March 24.