Sat., Sept 22, 2012 / 6:00 PM | $20
Word, Rock, & Sword: A Musical Celebration of Women, will feature Toshi Reagon, Joan As Police Woman, Meshell Ndegeocello, Morley, Imani Uzuri , Slanty Eyed Mama, Marcelle Davies Lashley and many other noted music artists. This concert is a sanctified testimony of all the good that can happen when you put some of New Yorks best musicians in a room with some of New Yorks best people. Love, Power, Peace, and Celebration.
Word*Rock*& Sword festival will unite New Yorkers for eight dynamic days of creativity, support and activism. Conceived by musician-activist Toshi Reagon, Word*Rock*&Sword offers performances, screenings, classes and discussions at Manhattan and Brooklyn performance venues as well as yoga studios, cafés and bookstores from September 16-23. Performers include: > Dj Rimarkable > Allison Miller > Gwen Snyder Siegal > Ganessa James > Alex Nolan > Christelle Durandy > Toshi Reagon > Meshell Ndegeocello > Joan As Police Woman > Staceyann Chin > Lizz Wright > Climbing PoeTree > Slanty Eyed Mama > Morley > Alsarah > Imani Uzuri > Nona Hendryx > Marcelle Davies Lashley > Sun Singleton > Liza Jessie Peterson > Arooj Aftab > Lenelle Moise > BETTY This is a general admission, standing event.