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The Coup
Phone (415) 285-5067
Price $15 advance, $20 at the door
Age Suitability All Ages
Category Hip-Hop
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The Coup - A Benefit Show for the NLG

Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 10:00p

Oakland-based, revolutionary music collective, The Coup, will play a benefit show for the National Lawyers Guild on April 27th in Oakland. Presently touring in Europe, Boots Riley is bringing the whole group to Oakland for a show benefiting the only bar association that proclaims that human rights should be more sacred than property interests. It will be one night only and open to the public.

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The Coup were one of the most overtly political bands in rap history. Formed in the early '90s, the Coup were obviously influenced by the black power rhetoric of "conscious" rappers like Public Enemy and KRS-One, but they were perhaps even more inspired by a heavy-duty, leftist reading list that included Marx and Mao....
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