@Iamsu Hits #1 on Urban Charts with “Next Season” ft. @HBKCJ & @1oakallday

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What’s up music world. It’s ur boy StrongArm with this past week’s Urban chart update. Bay Area sensation Iamsu has been droppin banger after banger lately. His latest offering, “Next Season” featuring HBK CJ and 1-O.A.K. is no exception to that. The Richmond native also recently released a 6 track EP, Eyes on Me, which sees him […]

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@FlyCommons @ClydeCarson & @Dalocksmith Hit #1 on KSJS Urban Charts W/ “Nothing New”

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#1. Bay area producer Fly Commons hits #1 this week on the charts with “Nothing New” featuring Clyde Carson & Locksmith. Another track of his “Elevators” was recently added to our rotation as well.     #2. Coming in at #2 is Flying Lotus’s “Medication Meditation” which sees him linking up with Krayzie Bone. The […]

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Big K.R.I.T. Hits #1 On @KSJS FM Urban W/ @DJDAHI & @DJKHALIL Produced “Cadillactica”

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This week on KSJS Urban’s Top 40 Rotation, Big K.R.I.T. Hits #1 with DJ Dahi & DJ Khalil produced title track off his most recent LP, “Cadillactica” . Big K.R.I.T. switches up the flow and spits straight bars over this futuristic production that fits the theme of his whole project perfectly. The LP is a […]

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@StrongArm408’s 22 Must See Films at @Cinequest #Cinequest2015

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Cinequest is looming upon us, and with the release of the full schedule, I have picked some of the films which seem most intriguing to me. Below is trailers and show times for films I am planning on seeing during the festival. CAL = California Theatre, while C12 = Camera 12 Cinemas. Reviews to follow […]

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@ReyResurreccion Is in Rare Form on “Heart of the City” LP.

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Rey Resurreccion releases “Heart of the City”, his debut studio album. San Jose’s emcee/producer who has dropped several popular projects, with Limitless, Sleeping Giants, Back in the Day Vol. 1, Old Rust New Bang 2, & More under his belt, he has mastered the art of structuring quality projects and treating each project like its […]

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@Task1ne Hits #1 on Urban Top 40 With @darealdibiase produced, “Goosebumps”

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Sacramento’s Task1ne has appeared on KSJS’s Top 40 Rotation in the past with the track “Heisenberg” which hit #5 on the top 40 last January. On his sophomore appearance on our charts he climbs all the way to #1 with the Dibia$e produced “Goosebumps” track. Rounding out the top 5 are very solid tracks. Coming […]

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Live 105 Local Band Workshop

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January 21st, 2015, SAN FRANCISCO–Bay Area Alternative Rock station Live 105.3 FM opened its doors to folks interested in the music industry and local artists for an annual forum that allows the public to ask experienced professionals in the industry questions regarding promotion and management. The panel consisted of Aaron Axelsen (music director & DJ at Live 105), […]

Kat Dahlia @ The Catalyst on 12/10/14

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Santa Cruz, CA—Deciding to wrap up her My Garden Tour in the West Coast, Kat Dahlia did a back to back show in the Bay Area. First performing at the Slims in San Francisco, she followed up with a show at the Catalyst in Santa Cruz. Luckily I got to see her on Dec 10, located in the heart of Santa Cruz. The venue […]

@ABOfYH Hits #1 on KSJS Urban Top 40 with “A Lot”

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Regarded as one of DJs The Barhemian, T-Lo,  Abeltron & StrongArm’s favorite tracks currently in rotation, this week Oakland’s A.B. of YH hits #1 on KSJS Urban’s Top 40 with “A Lot”. Dizzy Wright’s politically charged “I Need Answers” hits #2, while San Jose’s very own M-10’s collaboration with bay area producer, Droop-E, “Let us […]

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Propaganda @ SLG Art Boutiki 11/13/14

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SAN JOSE, CA- On November 13th, 2014, SLG Art Boutiki & Comic Art Gallery hosted one of the hottest concerts to hit San Jose.  This Christian Hip-Hop concert featured Propaganda along with his openers Swoope, JGivens and DJ Efechto on the 1’s and 2’s. In April 2014, Propaganda released his third album, Crimson Chord. Within […]

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