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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: BISHOP Omega

BISHOP Omega will be your Official Host Friday at PSI Theater (DAC) & Saturday night at Motorco Karim R. Jarrett aka BISHOP Omega In 1999, BISHOP Omega founded U.R.F. Movas Ent, a music entertainment conglomerate focused on all aspects of music, from artist renderings to producers, videographers, photographers, and editors. As[…]

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Got your tickets yet? AOCFEST is April 25th and 26th!

[button size=”medium” link=”http://www.ticketmaster.com/Art-of-Cool-Festival-tickets/artist/1935482″ title=”BUY TICKETS” target=”self” css_style=””] ART OF COOL MUSIC FESTIVAL: APRIL 25th & 26th, 2014 2 DAYS OF LIVE MUSIC 2 OUTDOOR STAGES 6 INDOOR MUSIC VENUES OVER 30 WORLD-CLASS PERFORMANCES = 1 MAJOR MUSIC FESTIVAL IN DURHAM, NC [divider] Art Of Cool Presents A World-Class Line-Up Featuring Maceo[…]

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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: Kane Smego

Kane Smego will be your Official Host Friday at Pinhook & Saturday night at Beyu Caffe Kane “Novakane” Smego is a National Poetry Slam finalist, Southern Fried Poetry Slam Champion, touring artist, and Artistic Director of 2010’s Indy Arts Award-winner Sacrificial Poets, a nationally-competing youth poetry organization based out of the[…]

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CAROLINA SOUL TRIBUTE: Guest Performers N’Dambi, Marcus Strickland, Gerald Clayton, Bilal & Nnenna Freelon Announced!

Poster by Roland Lefox Guest Performers N’Dambi, Marcus Strickland, Gerald Clayton, Bilal & Nnenna Freelon will join Music Director Miguel Atwood-Ferguson on stage during Art of Cool Fest’s Saturday night at Carolina Theatre for the Carolina Soul Tribute! Make sure you have your VIP, 2 Day or Saturday tickets so you[…]

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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: Tai Allen

Tai Allen will be your Official Host Friday at Motorco & Saturday night at PSI Theater Poet, performer, vocalist, musician, producer, and designer are some of the designations that Tai Allen holds. He has toured domestically and internationally. He has been published in magazines such as Bomb and African Voices.[…]

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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: Dasan Ahanu

Dasan Ahanu will be your Official Host Friday & Saturday nights at Hayti Heritage Center Christopher Massenburg, better known as Dasan Ahanu, is a public speaker, organizer, workshop facilitator, poet, spoken word performer, educator, songwriter, writer, emcee, and loyal Hip Hop head born and raised in Raleigh, North Carolina. In[…]

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