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Celebrate Brooklyn! Announces Partial Lineup
For those of you in the NY metro area, the annual Celebrate Brooklyn! concert series in Prospect Park has performances lined up by Medeski Martin and Wood, Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog, Salif Keita, Gilberto Gil, Philip Glass, Miriam Makeba, Beth Orton, and a Hal Wilner tribute to Bill Withers, among those already confirmed. This is their 30th summer season and on June 12th, they'll celebrate it with an opening night gala and concert with none other than Isaac Hayes. And it's free. More info here.