Zoe Kravitz, lead singer of Lolawolf performing at Afropunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

Valerie June performing at AfroPunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter

Fishbone performing at Afropunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter

Kandace Springs performing at Afropunk Fest 2014, Brooklyn, NY. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter

Liam Bailey performing during SummerStage in Central Park 8/10/14. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

Chris Turner appearing as guest vocalist with The Revive big band at SummerStage in Central Park, 8/3/14, Concert Photography by Craig Carpenter

Jean Baylor appearing as guest vocalist with The Revive Big Band at SummerStage in Central Park, 8/3/14. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

Gregory Porter with The Revive Big Band performing at SummerStage in Central Park, 8/3/14. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter

It was a privilege to be able to capture some of the moments from AfroPunk fest 2013. In advance of this year’s festival (8/23-24), I am posting this series of photo essays (2 of 3) . (also follow on Instagram @afrophonics). All photographs ©Craig Carpenter