Strange Fruit is a music festival that explores the thoughts and emotions of local musicians regarding the current climate of racial relations both in Milwaukee and the country as a whole.
The Festival is organized and curated by James Anderson, Founder of VoodooHoney Records.
VoodooHoney Records is a central hub serving Milwaukee’s ongoing Renaissance of arts and creativity-driven industries. By fostering and promoting new work in Music, the Written & Spoken Word, Visual Media, Fashion and other arts-related businesses, VoodooHoney creates a web of connections that extend far beyond its Midwest home-base.
Featuring Nwa Na Agbe
The full schedule of events includes:
Wednesday, August 29
6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
The Diaspora Arkestra at Washington Park Bandshell
Thursday, August 30
The Panel On The State of Race at Transfer Pizzeria Café’s Haven Bar
The Fern at the cactus Club, Burlesque speakeasy jam session Feat. Arséne DeLay, Hollis Kaye, and Aphrodisiac Slays
Friday, August 31
Strange Fruit at Club Timbuktu Feat. Klassik, Kevin Hayden, and surprise guest.
Saturday, September 1
Strange Fruit at the Marcus Center Peck Pavilion Feat.
Christopher Deangelo Gilbert
Nwa Na Agbe
Sunday, September 2
Brunch at Alice's Garden Featuring a Sermon from Venice Williams
Strange Fruit at company Brewing Feat. Foreign goods and Sara & Kenny