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Okayafrica Heads To Miami For WMC With Rich Medina & King Britt!

Okayafrica and Fusicology present a celebration of music of the diaspora at Miami's WMC 2014 with Rich Medina and King Britt.


Okayafrica is hitting the road and heading down to Miami for this year's Winter Music Conference. Join us and Fusicology this Saturday, March 29th, as we celebrate music from across Africa and the diaspora with afrofuturist heavyweight King Britt (4-6pm) and a special five hour DJ set from Rich Medina (6-11pm). The party begins at noon with a warm up set from Berlin-based DJ San Gabriel followed by a Hot and Messy label showcase. That's all African music all day long. Scroll on for more details. Entrance is FREE WITH RSVP.

Okayafrica & Fusicology At WMC

Saturday, March 29th

Noon-11PM

With Rich Medina, King Britt, San Gabriel, and Hot and Messy Records

Ocean's Ten

960 Ocean Drive

Miami Beach, FL

FREE WITH RSVP

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