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Sep 16

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Oakland’s First Music Festival to Fight Child Trafficking.  Tomorrow, Sept 17, 2016 from 12-7 pm in downtown Oakland.  Tickets available here.

note: Del will be at this festival and will then be flying to Seattle to perform later in the evening.

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Aug 19

hieroday2016

They have just released the lineup for Hiero Day 2016, and it includes:

A-plus vs Architech
Azure
Blu & Exile
Beat Junkies
Butterscotch
Caleborate
Choosey
Da Boy Dame
Davey D
Dilated Peoples
DJ Fresh
D-Sharp
Elujay
G.L.A.M.
Invisibl Skratch Piklz
J Cutt (of APG)
Just Blaze
Juvenile
Larry June
Legendvry
Lyrics Born
Morevibes
Murs
Mikos Da Gawd
Mind Motion
Mr. Lif
Mr. E
Nef the Pharoah
Paris
Peaches Crew
Rexxlife Raj
Risky Bizness Crew
Rocky Rivera
Sahtyre
Sean G
Siri
Skipper
Sleeprockers
The Grouch
The Whooligan
Too $hort
Tri-State & OH NO!
Trill Team 6
Young L

Hosts:

Bambu
D Nas
Chuy Gomez
Supernatural
Luckyiam

Tickets start at $19.93 and are available here.

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Oct 10

oakland-is-fly-30

Life is Living is in full swing in deFremery Park “Little Bobby Hutton Park”
1651 Adeline Street, West Oakland, from now until 8pm tonight.

Events include Karl Watson Skate Day at Town Park

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and The Crucible exhibiting their art bikes and other activities for kids

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Lots of music, dancing, vendors and good food.  There’s still time to head out.  More details are here.

 

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Oct 10

LIL-2014-Kickoff

Life is Living kicks off tonight with a conversation about the role of Hip Hop in fostering social movements.

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There is a full day of events planned for tomorrow featuring a free breakfast from 10am-12pm, a kid’s zone, theNaked Beauty Zone, African Dance classes, Reflections of Healing Mural Project, a marketplace as well as performance from local artists.

This year’s main stage includes featured performances by: Amir Sulaiman, Young Gifted and Black, DJ Rashida; Kev Choice; 1 OAK; Netta B; Jennifer Johns; Antique; Ryan Nicole; Shock G of Digital Underground; Humpty Hump; DJ NuStylez; Peewee.

LIFE IS LIVING 2014
Saturday October 11th
deFremery Park (Little Bobby Hutton Park)
West Oakland, CA
10AM-8PM
youthspeaks.org/lifeisliving

 

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Aug 19

hieroday2014

The line up for this year’s Hiero Day!  A great day of music + community.  We’ll be there in a booth with our folks from TRUE.   For more info, check www.hieroday.com

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Sep 20

omfflyer

A bunch of our folks are performing at the the Oakland Music Fest tomorrow.  If you’re in the area, hope to see you there!  More info/tickets on their site.

Here’s the set times/stages:

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Sep 10

xtilinfinity

Can’t wait to see the finished Souls of Mischief documentary by Shomari Smith which recently had a pre-screening at the New Parkway.  The 20th anniversary of 93 ’til Infinity is celebrated by the group & artists recount the influence of the album.  Check for release updates on their FB page.

Til Infinity from Til Infinity Doc on Vimeo.

 

93Til20Years Teaser ShortVersion update from Til Infinity Doc on Vimeo.

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@tilinfinitydoc @somhiero @hieroimperium

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Aug 22

hieroday2013It’s free, but you need a ticket.  Get one here.

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Apr 30

Hiero’s commentary on the glorification of gun violence.  The song was originally recorded in 2011, although it seems more relevant than ever.  Video directed by Casual!

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Feb 12

saafir

Just read Shock G’s brutally honest account of why Saafir is in a wheelchair.  Heartbreaking.  Check it out on Davey D’s blog.

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