Recap: Raekwon, Freddie Gibbs at Revolution

By | April 7th, 2012 | 2 Comments
Raekwon at Revolution by Kefira Baron

Raekwon was both celebrant and celebration of rap itself at Revolution Friday night. -- photo by Kefira Baron

By his own admission, the Chef is “getting up there” in years but he definitely hasn’t forgotten how to push a crowd’s buttons in the best Wu-Tang-weird fashion.

As I approached Revolution, in downtown Ft. Lauderdale, Freddie Gibbs was leading an audience of 200 or so in a rousing call-and-response rendition of “Fuck the Police” and two of Broward’s Finest were trying out a golf club in the parking lot. Not all of last night’s Raekwon + Gibbs was nearly so synchronous, but it was as satisfying to behold.

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