Tyranny of Will Tour 2014 @ The Metro Operahouse

EYEHATEGOD Tour poster

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”

City-Shawn-EAST

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

Kill the Noise- Tour Poster

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

Raman Fest- 2014

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

Alec Nguyen- BADASS Poster

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

Golden State Warriors

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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Childish Gambino and Erykah Badu @ The Greek Theater

Erin Thompson- Tour Pic

BERKELEY, CA- The unlikely duo of Erykah Badu and Childish Gambino recently performed in the Greek Theater at UC Berkley. The sold out show held thousands of fans prepared to see the two on stage. The DJ came on stage and the crowd immediately began to chant “WORLDSTAR”, a popular song off Childish Gambino’s album Because […]

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The Wonder Years and The Story So Far Tour 14′

Calamity Jane- Tour Poster 2

SANTA CRUZ, CA- The Catalyst Club in Santa Cruz was packed to the brim this past Saturday night as pop punk kids of all ages came together to see a stacked lineup with some of the most popular bands in the scene playing on one stage. The line for this sold out show started around […]

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5th Annual Day on the Bay: A Multicultural Festival

Day of the Bay- Poster

Alviso, CA- Santa Clara County’s Board of Supervisors Dave Cortese partnered with the Santa Clara County Parks Department to present the 5th Annual Day on the Bay: A Multicultural Festival on Sunday, October 12th at the Alviso Marina County Park. Day on the Bay Festival is a celebration that brings people from all walks of […]

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Mitchell Lujan Album Review

Mitchell Lujan- Midtones

Mitchell Lujan is a name you will soon start to hear everywhere you go. Mitchell Lujan, a San Jose native, is not only a singer and talented musician, but also a songwriter and producer. He touches all genres of music such as Alternative, R&B, Rock, Soul, Blues and Jazz. His latest self-produced album, entitled Midtones, was […]

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