Category Archives: Art

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D’Angelo, The Vanguard – Really Love

Check out Really Love off of Black Messiah, the third studio album by recording artist D’Angelo and the first credited to D’Angelo and band the Vanguard; drummer John Blackwell, bassist Pino Palladino, Jesse Johnson and ensemble. D’Angelo, Questlove, Pino Palladino, and James Gadson produced the […]

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Capitol Hill Block Party July 25th-27th

Capitol Hill Block Party is a 3-day music and arts festival, celebrating Seattle?s iconic arts and music center, Capitol Hill. CHBP takes over six city blocks for 3 days in the heart of this Seattle neighborhood, and showcases over 100 local and national artists. In […]

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Bumbershoot Aug. 30 – Sept. 1, 2014

The 42nd Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle is set to happen on Labor Day weekend at the Seattle Center. Since 1971, Bumbershoot has drawn artists representing the best in music, film, comedy, spoken word, dance, theatre, performance, and visual arts to the Seattle Center over Labor […]

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Black Business : Modern Day Yakuza

Maiham Media recently released their controversial new short, titled Black Business: Modern Day Yakuza. Beautifully shot on location, the viewers are instantly transported to the dark streets of Japan where we get an intimate look into the Yakuza. From Maiham Media: Japan is famous for […]

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KAZ:Pushing the Virtual Divide

KAZ:Pushing the Virtual Divide, The Official Gran Turismo documentary premieres through Hulu on Wednesday, January 22nd. Filmed in 12 international locations, the viewer is taken on an extraordinary ride through the eyes of Kazunori Yamauchi, the architect behind Gran Turismo and its impact it has […]

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Coachella April 11-14 & 18-20 2014

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (known as Coachella, Coachellafest or Coachella Festival) is a multi-day, now multi weekend annual music and arts festival, organized by Goldenvoice (a subsidiary of AEG Live) and held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, in the […]

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Hiero Day – Sept. 2nd, 2013 – Oakland, CA.

Hiero Day is an annual block party in Oakland– that commemorates, promotes, and showcases the Bay Area’s unique and diverse music culture. The legendary Hieroglyphics and other special guests will be performing live, at the free and all-ages event. This year Hiero Day will take […]

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Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge: “12 Reasons to Die”.

  Ghostface Killah’s 10th album: “12 Reasons to Die”, along with a comic book,  released back in April. The album, in it’s entirety, was composed and produced by Adrian Younge. Ghostface, Adrian Younge, along with Masta Killah were on a nationwide tour to promote the […]

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THE RETRO CAR KINGS

Discovery Turbo (?????????) presents a rare look inside five of Japan’s most talented classic car tuners; Moon Auto, T.A. Auto, Rocky Auto, RAUH-WELT BEGRIEF, OFFICINA ISHIKAWA and the Nissan Heritage Collection. A journey through some of Japan’s most influential and trend setting car culture, showcasing […]

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Show & Tell hosts Pop-up Shops: Handsome Oxford and Pladra to celebrate MADE IN THE USA

OAKLAND, CA ? On Saturday, January 26, Show & Tell will be hosting two vendors of Made in the USA products: SF-based vintage menswear brand, Handsome Oxford, and premium shirtmaker, Pladra, at the first ever American Made Pop-Up Experience in Oakland, CA. The Show & […]

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49th Street Alley – Temescal, Oakland

There’s a dope, little alley way in my neighborhood of Oakland. There, you will find a coffee bar, a gourmet doughnut spot, a barber shop, and boutiques filled with jewelry, clothing, and furniture– all made by local designers. If you’re ever in the area want […]

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Handsome Oxford Launch Party

  Handsome Oxford is a petite and cozy boutique with a burst of character. The shop has been in existence for the past 5 months, and is tucked along Hyde St. in the Tenderloin District of San Francisco. A “Made in America” sign and large […]

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Freestyle Session 15 Aug 31st-Sept 2nd 2012

Freestyle Session celebrates its 15 Year Anniversary live at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California at the famed LA LIVE. Freestyle Session is an annual freestyle music performance, based in LA that features Dj’s, BBoys/ Bgirls, Graffiti and performing artists.   Brought to you by […]

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Bay Area Beat Swap Meet #2- Oakland, CA

Sunday, September 23rd, the 2nd Bay Area Beat Swap Meet will be held at Club Oasis in Oakland. There will be records for sale and trade, live producers, open cut sessions, local art designers, and much more. It’s all happening from 6pm to Midnight. Record […]

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3rd annual City Arts Festival Oct. 17–20, 2012

The third annual Heineken City Arts Fest returns to Seattle Oct. 17?20, 2012. A curated collection of music and arts events turn downtown Seattle into your playground for 4 days and nights. Wristbands give you access to dozens of concerts at iconic venues, secret arts […]

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FILTER Mag Announces Lollapalooza After Parties: Twin Shadow + Grimes + More

We’ve got invited to FILTER Magazine and S.O.TERIK Lollapalooza After Parties: August 2nd and 3rd in Chicago! Twin Shadow and Grimes confirmed to headline Lollapalooza after parties, with appearances by Neon Indian, The Big Pink, Passion Pit (DJ Set) and more Los Angeles, Calif.?- FILTER […]