Part 1 of Noire Miami's Ultimate Black Basel Guide gave a rundown of the black and Caribbean exhibits to check out and explore. It's amazing to see how much Miami's local black art scene is growing and it's even more exciting to see Caribbean and Haitian artists take the forefront.
In Part 2 of our Black Basel Guide, we spice up Art Basel a bit with a listing of all of the Hip Hop artists that will be performing at various shows. Some of these events are private, but I'm sure you know how to work your way around that.
Part 1: Black exhibits to check out during Art Basel 2013
Part 3: The mega list of all the parties 12/2/13
For a mega list of all the music events happening during Art Basel:
Wednesday, Dec 4, 10pm: Kendrick Lamar at Mana Wynwood Sound Studio, 318 NW 23rd Ave
This party is by invitation only and presented by Flaunt Magazine & 3P Production in conjunction with MOCA North Miami. For info: artbaselmanawynwood.com
Wednesday, Dec 4, 11pm: Silencio hosted by Pharrell Williams
Featuring a surprise performance. Undisclosed location in the Design District.
Thursday, Dec 5, 6pm - 10pm: Nas at Pulse, 71 NW 14th St
Performing at the Hennessy V.S and Fader Magazine Wild Rabbit Photography, which is an exhibition of work from legendary lifestyle photographers Mel D. Cole, Kyle Reinford, Rez Avissar, Sandy Kim, and Kendrick Brinson. Private event.
Thursday, Dec 5, 10pm: Jagwar Ma at Blackbird Ordinary, 729 SW 1st Ave
DJ sets by Contra and Mike Deuce. Free entrance with RSVP at epoplife.com/rsvp.
Thursday, Dec 5, 10pm: De La Soul at The Stage, 170 NE 38th St
Music by DJs Y Not, Self Born, and Heron. The Stage is bringing 3 nights of Hip Hop during Art Basel. Individual concert tickets cost $30 plus fees or a full-weekend passes cost $70 via wantickets.com/artbaselthestage. Call 305-576-9577 or visit thestagemiami.com.
Friday, Dec 6, 11pm - 4am: Uncle Luke Guest hosts Peachfuzz with DZA & DJ Fashen at The Garrett, 697 N Miami Ave
Friday, Dec 6, 10pm: Ghostface Killah with Sheek Louch (from Tha Lox) at The Stage, 170 NE 38th St
Music by and DJs Exes, Klassik, Self Born, and Heron. The Stage is bringing 3 nights of Hip Hop during Art Basel. Individual concert tickets cost $30 plus fees or a full-weekend passes cost $70 via wantickets.com/artbaselthestage. Call 305-576-9577 or visit thestagemiami.com.
Friday, Dec 6, 7pm - 12am: Paper Magazine & Tiki Disco Party with Iggy Azalea at the Gale Rooftop, 1690 Collins Ave, Miami Beach
Friday, Dec 6, 9pm: Music at MOCA featuring a performance by SZA at Museum of Contemporary Arts (MOCA), 770 NE 125th St
Kendrick Lamar’s label mate SZA has played sold out concerts in New York and LA, and she just recently performed with Kendrick Lamar at the American Music Awards. General admission $20; MOCA members free
Saturday, Dec 7, 10pm: Black Violin at The Stage, 170 NE 38th St
Music by DJs Immortal (trained by Jam Master Jay), Klassik, and Heron. The Stage is bringing 3 nights of Hip Hop during Art Basel. Individual concert tickets cost $30 plus fees or a full-weekend passes cost $70 via wantickets.com/artbaselthestage. Call 305-576-9577 or visit thestagemiami.com.
Saturday, Dec 7, 7pm: Rich Medina, Mister Brown, and Karl Injex at Surfcomber Hotel, 1717 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
The launch of Loft Spirits brings you a sensory experience through music, art, and cocktails each night. Invite only VIP Bacardi portfolio industry cocktail tastings and mixology each night from 7pm - 8pm led by award winning mixologist, Christian Sanders. Official poolside after party each night at 8pm - 2am. RSVP free at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, Dec 7, 12pm - 7pm: Basel Castle at Grand Central Park, 721 NW 1st Ave
Featuring music by Brondinski, Chance the Rapper, Been Trill, Travi$ Scott, Austin Paul, The Knocks, Tamara Sky + more and visual art. Basel Castle After Party to follow at Grand Central. Tickets: baselcastle.com
Saturday, Dec 7, 10pm: Questlove at Mana Wynwood, 318 NW 23rd St
Presented by Flaunt and 3P Productions. Tickets available at artbaselmanawynwood.com.
Sunday, Dec 8, 2pm - 8pm: Fool’s Gold Presents "Day Off Miami" featuring Trick Daddy and other underground artists at Mana Wynwood, 318 NW 23rd Ave
RSVP free: foolsgoldrecs.com/dayoff