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August 24, 2012

Glimpses of Splash

Here is a visual synopsis of all the goodness that was to be seen at this year’s Splash hip-hop festival.  The music comes from Kiko King and Creative Maze of Airbender Music.

Artists like MF Doom, Aesop Rocky, De LA Soul, Big KRIT, Danny Brown, Major Lazer, De la Soul, Dam-Funk & Lords of the Underground graced the stages and rocked the crowds.

About the Author

Denise is a Guyanese-born, New York City raised, Berliner. She is a dreamer, writer, activist who sometimes bakes.



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