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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2nd Annual African-American Readiness Summit

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SAN JOSE, CA- San Jose State University hosted its 2nd  Annual African-American College Readiness Summit on November 14th, 2014. There were approximately 321 middle and high school students visiting the San Jose State University campus. Located in the beautiful Morris Dailey Auditorium, students were led by facilitator Leon Beauchman, welcomed by Dr. Renee Barnett-Terry (Vice […]

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@ReyResurreccion Hits #1 On Urban Charts with @Chexmex produced, “Heart Of The City”

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This week’s rotation update in the Urban Department saw another one of San Jose’s very own hitting #1 on our top 40. Rey Resurreccion, who is no stranger to our charts, hits #1, once again, with his Chexmex produced track, “Heart of the City”. Coming in at #2 are Boston duo, Moe Pope and The […]

Bad Rabbits @ DNA Lounge 10/30/14

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SAN FRANCISCO- I don’t usually push people to listen to artists I think are truly special, but the Bad Rabbits and Solwave are exceptions to the rule especially after their performance at the DNA Lounge. Fredua Boakye close-up. I stepped in a little before 9; I showed up a little later, not wanting to see […]

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Tyranny of Will Tour 2014 @ The Metro Operahouse

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OAKLAND- November 1, 2014 I got to see Iron Reagan play at the Oakland Metro Operahouse on their Tyranny of Will tour. EYEHATEGOD was the headliner of the show and the opening acts, besides Iron Reagan, were Connoisseur, Power Trip and Today Is the Day. This would be my third time seeing Iron Reagan, second […]

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@CityShawn Hits #1 on KSJS Urban Top 40 with “East”

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On our latest KSJS Urban Charts, San Jose’s very own City Shawn hits #1 with his title-track off his latest project, East. City has been gaining a reputation for putting out quality hip-hop that both street cats and backpackers can relate to. After last year’s Forever mixtape, he followed it up with this year’s East. The title track is produced […]

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Kill the Noise- SF Regency Ballroom 10/15/14

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SAN FRANCISCO- The Regency Ballroom  was abuzz as our KSJS squad rolled up to the scene. The Regency Ballroom was hosting Kill the Noise’s Majestic As Fak Tour there that night and the noise was definitely killed, by that I mean my ears were ringing on the way back to the car. When we first […]

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Ramen Festival 2014

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SAN JOSE- The Ramen Yokocho Festival is a must attend festival for ramen lovers all over the Bay Area who want to try authentic foods. Located at the San Jose Convention Center in the South Hall, hundreds of people came for a chance to taste the original ramen burger and other multiple ramen stands. Each […]

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Joey Bada$$: B4DA$$ Tour @ The Catalyst

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SANTA CRUZ – Joey Bada$$ and his camp, Pro Era, performed alongside Los Angeles native Vince Staples at the Catalyst in Santa Cruz for the B4Da$$ Tour. The Catalyst is a small venue, but tonight it was packed with hardcore fans. The first artist to perform was Pro Era member Nyck Caution. Nyck Caution performed […]

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Golden State Warriors 14′-15′ Season Preview

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OAKLAND,CA- The full squad is back and more stacked than ever. Coming off a first-round playoff exit from the So-Cal powerhouse Los Angeles Clippers, the Warriors are eager to make some noise in the postseason this year. With new head coach Steve Kerr running the show, fans are excited to see how he will elevate […]

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