New York, New York (PressExposure) September 16, 2008 -- Discover a different kind of festival called Uncomun on September 20, 2008 at Public Assembly in Brooklyn from 7:00 pm till 4:00 am. The festival will feature a thriving mix of musicians and artists who will unite to bring the party back to New York City.
Since its inception as a monthly event series in 2004, Uncomun has captivated audiences with its unique breed of multi-genre, multi-artist performances at venues across New York City, including Galapagos Art Space and Southpaw in Brooklyn, and Blue Note and S.O.B.âs in Greenwich Village. The goal of re-launching Uncomun as a full-blown festival is to showcase the wealth of talented artists working across New York City in various disciplinesâmusicians, dancers, DJs, video artists, painters and poets. Our mission is to revitalize the creative fabric of New York City as a place where working artists can live, work and thrive.
The roster of artists who will be featured at the festival include performers from previous Uncomun events plus members of the cityâs creative vanguard who will perform for the first time with the Uncomun family. The festival will feature Garrison Hawk, Loud Apt and Maya Azucena with founding member of P-Funk, Berne Worrell, as a special guest. Additional artists showcasing their talent at the Uncomun festival include: What Do You Dance On?, Deetron, Team Full Stealth, Full Circle Productions, Grupo Irek, Shervone Neckles, Baba Israel, Jerome Derradji, Still Music, Meena, Khalid Hill, Sean Schulich, Amir Parsa, Eddie Venegas, Rokafella, DJ Speedrail, DJ Alex Barnes, Earl Fyfe, Katherine Crockett, Sita Frederick, Lance Paladino, Ale, Dionis Oritz, Sophia Knapp, Stefen Reed and more.
The festival will take place from 7pm to 4am in three rooms at Public Assembly (formerly Galapagos Art Space) in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. For more information, contact Nevaris Crawford at Uncomun Records at 212.868.5622 or firstname.lastname@example.org