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Austin, Art in Context, BLXPLTN, January 2018
BLXPLTN first hit the music scene in 2013.   Courtesy photo
Austin, Art in Context, BLXPLTN, January 2018
With a radical sound and politically-charged lyrics, BLXPLTN champion social justice for people of color and the generally disenfranchised, forgotten members of society. Courtesy photo
Austin, Art in Context, BLXPLTN, January 2018
“I feel like sometimes people don’t want to book us because they’re afraid we’ll ruin everyone’s time, but our music rocks — and we have a good time,” says Taszlin Muerte. Courtesy photo