hiphop

09 Mar 2015

Win Tickets to Talib Kweli: Race, Justice and Hip Hop @ Castro Theatre

Talib continues to speak out against the militarization of the police force, the prison industrial complex, and institutionalized racism. Considered one of the most lyrically gifted and socially aware rappers of our time, Talib feels that artists have a responsibility to the communities that support their careers. Hear from Talib

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29 Oct 2014

Win Tickets to ‘Clas/Sick’ | 1993 HipHop Tracks Gone Chamber Orchestral

Clas/sick Hip Hop: 1993 Edition recreates some of 1993’s most successful hiphop songs through a chamber orchestra; Ensemble Mik Nawooj and Oakland’s own Kev Choice, Lauryn Hill’s former musical director, performing with the 11-piece Kev Choice Ensemble. In 1993, OutKast, A Tribe Called Quest, Snoop Dogg, Wu Tang Clan, and Tupac Shakur all

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30 Sep 2014

Win Tickets to Grandmaster Flash @ MIGHTYsf!

  Saturday, Oct 11 @ MIGHTYsf

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30 Sep 2014

Win Free Tickets to Yasiin Bey FKA Mos Def @ Mezzanine!

  The artist/actor formerly known as Mos Def is now Yasiin Bey. “Mos Def is a name that I built and cultivated over the years, it’s a name that the streets taught me, a figure of speech that was given to me by the culture and by my environment, and I feel

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11 Jul 2014

Win Two FREE Tix To: Too $hort @ Public Works!

After over twenty-years with defunct Jive Records, East Oakland’s own Too $hort has come full circle to tell you “how it all began.” He’s back to basics and on the independent grind that first put him on the map. But, this time with a live band! He’ll be performing tracks from his upcoming album, No

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