Back2Black Festival

Old Billingsgate Market, Trafalgar Way, London

Event location:
Billingsgate Market, Trafalgar Way Canary Wharf E14 5ST
When:Event passed!
It was on
Fri 29th Jun 2012 to
Sun 1st Jul 2012

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Music
Where:Old Billingsgate Market, Trafalgar Way, London EC3R 6DX
Map:Map & Nearby
Times:Fri 29 Jun: 6pm - 2am Sat 30 Jun: 1pm - 2am Sun 1 Jul: 1pm - 12am
Admission:Weekend Tickets: 120 / 70 (under 16's*)
Day Tickets: Fri 35 / 20 (under 16's*), Sat & Sun both 45 / 25 (under 16s*)

*Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
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An unprecedented celebration of the African roots in music and culture, the acclaimed Back2Black festival travels from Rio de Janeiro to London this summer with a heavy mix of funk, reggae, dub, hip hop, samba, and blues.

Featuring three stages of live music and an eclectic line-up of more than twenty Brazilian, UK and international artists, including host Gilberto Gil, plus Macy Gray, Roots Manuva, Luiz Melodia, Arnaldo Antunes, Edgard Scandurra, Criolo, Emicida, Mart'nalia, Marcelo D2 and many more, the London festival will be held at Old Billingsgate Market in East London, transformed for the occasion by Brazilian visual artists.



Official Link: http://www.barbican.org.uk/back2blackfestival/home

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