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Buffalo Hip Hop Festival on September 26th
Posted by Steve Juon at Monday, September 8th, 2008 at 11:15PM :: Email this article :: Print this article


Announcing the Buffalo Hip Hop Festival: Sept 26   28 2008 Buffalo,

 Buffalo-based progressive recording label DTR45 announced today the
first annual  Art of Hip Hop / Buffalo Hip Hop Festival , to be held
Friday September 26-Sunday September 28th. The goal of the festival
is to bring the Western New York community together in the name of
positivity and urban art; as well as expose regions outside of
Buffalo to the talent rich scene here in the Queen City. The
festival, developed out of the annual  Art of Hip Hop  event held at
the Albright Knox, will feature six events over 3 days, and hopes to
grow annually. The artists involved in this year s undertaking
include who s who of top notch talent and up and coming artists:
Edreys, A.L. Third, Dali s Climax, DJ Cutler, Fresh Guac, Pseudo
Intellectuals, DJ Lopro, Kool Taj, Q-Boogie, Type:Relevant, and many

 Full Schedule of Events, Time, Venues, and Performers:

 Friday September 26
 5pm-9pm: The Art of Hip Hop 3 @ The Albright Knox Art Gallery - 1285
Elmwood Ave
 featuring Edreys, Fresh Guac, A.L. Third, DJ Lopro and DJ Cutler
 Free and Open to All Ages

 10pm: The Art of Hip Hop Afterparty @ Cozumel   153 Elmwood Ave
 featuring DJ Lopro, Universal and Tiger. Live to air to WBNY 91.3FM
 Free and 21+

 Saturday September 27
 4pm-8pm: The Rally @ Rock Harbor Yard   57 Tonawanda St
 featuring Dali s Climax, Pseudo Intellectuals, A.L. Third, Edreys
and 6 Lenses
 Free and Open to All Ages

 7-11pm: Battle at Buffalo @ Verve   910 Main St 3rd Floor
 2 X 2 Breakdance battle feat Depree, Simple and Miss Shing-a-Ling
 $5 and Open to All Ages

 10pm: Krush Groovin  Old School Party @ Merlins   727 Elmwood Ave
 feat Q-Boogie, It Smells Like Laundry, Sons of The King and Eimaj.
 $5 and 21+ ($2 cover if dressed in 1985 era wardrobe!)

 Sunday September 28
 9pm: Vast Aire (of Def Jux s Cannibal Ox) @ Broadway Joe s   3051
Main St
 feat Vast Aire, Kool Taj, Askew Artistry, and Sons of Style.
 $7 and 18+

DTR45 " 604 Hertel Ave " Buffalo, NY 14207 " 716.553.8155 (p) "
716.873.2151 (f) " "

 DTR45 is an independent record label aimed at preserving both the
music and the culture of hip hop, which are by nature inseparable.
More info is available at .

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