10 Oct 2012

Oaktown is Kickin’ It

I’ve been hittin’ up First Fridays for a good minute and I gotta say…it’s WAYYY off the hook now.  The media finally got word of this monthly street party in Downtown Oakland so now everyone and their mama be comin’ out to feel the love.  And with the new addition

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05 Jun 2012

The Biggity Biggity O

I’ve been hitting the First Friday scene in Oakland for a good year now.  And I gotta say, last week’s First Friday was THE most crackingest.  Everywhere…from food trucks, galleries, the streets, alleys and the bars…packed!  Walkin on the sidewalks…fuggedaboudit.  We had to bypass along with moving cars on Telegraph. 

Adam Yauch MCA
09 May 2012

He Told A Little Story

“Now here’s a little story I got to tell About three bad brothers you know so well It started way back in history With Ad Rock, MCA and me, Mike D” Straight history.  Hip hop history.  And we lost a pioneer.  Thank you MCA for paving the way… And so

31 Jan 2012

Girl Power

Oakland is quickly becoming (dare I say) THE mecca of artists. And on the first Friday eve of each month galleries, bars, coffee shops, cafes, canni clubs…you name it…in the Uptown area open their doors to show the hearts and souls of these creative individuals. Folks from all backgrounds come