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Rock Creek Lee at Kramerbooks Spinning Locals Only Music

Head-Roc | Posted 07.07.2014 | DC
Head-Roc

Rock Creek Lee hit me up in March all excited about his next move: spinning all D.C. music sets at Kramerbooks & Afterwords.

Chuck D of Public Enemy to Receive Paul Robeson 'Here I Stand' Award in D.C. This Saturday Sept 7

Head-Roc | Posted 11.03.2013 | Arts
Head-Roc

Chuck D! Public Enemy!! Possibly, no -- definitely the most culturally influential Hip-Hop group of all time! For his role as lead MC in Public Enemy, Chuck D is the pure definition of an artist activist.

When the N-word Strikes in Chocolate City

Head-Roc | Posted 11.19.2012 | DC
Head-Roc

This past weekend, I learned a lot about myself and where I am when it comes to responding to, and handling, the nuances of racism that black and brown people have to endure on a daily basis in our society.

"Black Love Superstars" (VIDEO)

Head-Roc | Posted 10.17.2012 | DC
Head-Roc

What I am promoting, though art, is the understanding that "Black Love" is a proven and viable solution/cure that can be utilized in any culture where racial, cultural and class disenfranchisement is present.

A Capital Fourth: HuffPost DC Top 5 For July 4

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 07.04.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, JULY 4 1. "A Capital Fourth" At National Mall There's no shame in participating in a Public Broadcasting taping. 8 p.m., all ...

Scissor Sisters At 9:30 Club: HuffPost DC Top 5 For July 2

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 07.02.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, JULY 2 1. Scissor Sisters At 9:30 Club Because they're fun! And whenever we can link to this video, we will. 7 p.m., all ages, s...

LOOK: AIDS Quilt Returns As Part Of Folklife Festival

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.26.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The 2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival begins this week and unlike previous years where themes have been focused on countries or regions...

Head-Roc Protests Walmart Coming To D.C., But Not Costco. Why?

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 03.22.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A few months ago, D.C.-based hip-hop artist Head-Roc put out a video called "Keep DC Walmart Free!" Where's the video protesting Costco?...

WATCH: Head-Roc, Dead Prez Headline Occupy DC Concert

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.21.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A huddle of damp Occupy DC protesters were treated to an intimate, politically-minded performance by hip-hop artists Head-Roc and Dead P...

D.C. Hip-Hop Artist Says 'Keep D.C. Walmart Free!' (VIDEO)

Posted 01.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- D.C.-based hip-hop artist Head-Roc does not want Walmart on Georgia Avenue or anywhere else in the District of Columbia. With Empower D...