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Best Urban Music Club BOA Award Winner

Year » 2002
Type of Award » After Dark
Picked By » Readers
Kaya Club & Bistro

Best Urban Music Club BOA Award Winner

AHOP (African House Of Peace)
840 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. From the bamboo and tribal-mask-lined lobby to the Egyptian icons that flank the stage, the African House of Peace (or AHOP, as it's better known) is a unique encampment in Atlanta's West End. Located at the end of an alley marked only by a small sign on Ralph David Abernathymore...
840 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. From the bamboo and tribal-mask-lined lobby to the Egyptian icons that flank the stage, the African House of Peace (or AHOP, as it's better known) is a unique encampment in Atlanta's West End. Located at the end of an alley marked only by a small sign on Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard, AHOP serves primarily as a community theater/empowerment center. But the hot little room also has hopped to some major touring acts like KRS-One, who managed to blow up the place (literally and figuratively: his strong voice and street beats were a heavy load for the sound system). Whether hanging around AHOP for a musical act or to learn African dance and/or martial arts, you're in for an enlightening time, and maybe even a home-cooked meal (vegetarian dishes are sometimes on sale). less...

Best Urban Music Club BOA Award Winner

Year » 2000
Type of Award » After Dark
Picked By » Critics
Studio Central
It's under-utilized, hard to find and impossible to reach by phone, but this quiet warehouse at the corner of Memorial and Central avenues in downtown hosts some great urban-music parties, from Chocolate Soul and Atlantis' Urban Symposium to a variety of raves, radio-sponsored dance parties and hip-hopmore...
It's under-utilized, hard to find and impossible to reach by phone, but this quiet warehouse at the corner of Memorial and Central avenues in downtown hosts some great urban-music parties, from Chocolate Soul and Atlantis' Urban Symposium to a variety of raves, radio-sponsored dance parties and hip-hop promotions. Not only large enough to accommodate a band stage/dance floor and a traditional DJ/club area, Studio Central also boasts a kitchen that often serves chicken wings and other delectables that help the crowd stay crunk. less...

Best Urban Music Club BOA Award Winner

Year » 2000
Type of Award » After Dark
Picked By » Readers
Kaya
One thing is true about Atlanta's urban music aficionados: We love clubbin'. In the ever-changing world of Atlanta's nightlife, Kaya has remained a constant for the past six years, consistently drawing the celebs (from Lennox Lewis to Goodie Mob) and the common man, with lines usually stretching outmore...
One thing is true about Atlanta's urban music aficionados: We love clubbin'. In the ever-changing world of Atlanta's nightlife, Kaya has remained a constant for the past six years, consistently drawing the celebs (from Lennox Lewis to Goodie Mob) and the common man, with lines usually stretching out the door and down Peachtree. Set lists rotate depending on the night, but the schedule is available online at www.kayaclub.com. less...
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