.Deanna Boutte

Aug 30, 2017

DJ QBert at The New Parish

It’s no surprise that some of the world’s pioneers in turntablism are from the Bay Area. What is surprising, though, is the fact...
Aug 2, 2017

Heart of The Summer at Brick and Mortar Music Hall

San Francisco singer Illa. Credits: Photo by Bryan Berry Following the release of her debut EP, The Favor, in June, San Francisco singer Illa is ready...
Jul 26, 2017


If you’ve been rockin’ with the HBK Gang for as long as I have, you’re probably rather proud to be from the Bay right...
Jul 26, 2017

Planet Booty at Starline

Nominated for Best Band in this year’s Best Of The East Bay contest, Planet Booty is on the rise and for good reason. Maybe...
Jul 5, 2017

Pep Love and Friends at New Parish

Pep Love Credits: Courtesy of Hieroglyphics.com This Thursday evening at the New Parish, you can get your weekend started early with some soulful hip-hop. Pep Love...
Jun 21, 2017

Nef The Pharaoh at Complex

Nef the Pharaoh. Credits: Photo by BJ Cooper Nef the Pharaoh’s latest release, The Chang Project, is an energetic showcase of his versatility and charm...
Jun 21, 2017

Kehlani’s Sweet Sexy Savage Arrives in Berkeley

It’s finally here: Kehlani’s Sweet Sexy Savage World Tour! With so much anticipation after the release of her album, loyal fans have been anxiously...
Jun 14, 2017

Inaugural OakTown Reggae Festival Hits Downtown

Marlon "Ganja Farmer" Asher Credits: Photo courtesy of Marlon "Ganja Farmer" Asher What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of...