Event Review: Bloc Party at Fox Theat

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What better way to enjoy your Thursday than to have the night out at the Fox Theater in Oakland listening to a indie rock band. This British quartet has had a few studio albums that have gotten them nominated for awards throughout the years together. They went haitus in 2009 to work on solo projects […]

(INTERVIEW) Pac Div appear on “Stop Drop & Roll Show” with The Barhemian & Strong Arm

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Mibbs & Be Young of Pac Div stop by 90.5FM KSJS ‘ Stop Drop & Roll Show for an exclusive interview with The Barhemian & Strong Arm. They performed at The Beat Shop, an all ages venue, later that night along with Sir Michael Rocks.In this exclusive interview, they touch on a few things, including […]

DJ Combsy’s Live footage of Action Bronson featured on Complex, NahRight, etc.)

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KSJS Hip-Hop attended the Action Bronson show in numbers last sunday in San Francisco. The homies @TheBarhemian, Ari (Dreidel), @DJCombsy, myself (StrongArm) and several of our other friends attended the show. It was a great performance by the Queens recording artist who recently inked a deal with Vice records. We released two videos of the […]

Interview: Napalm Death

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It’s tough when age catches up with bands that have built their rep on playing fast. Most hardcore punk groups from the early days of the scene are lucky to still be around, a few more are lucky to be still playing at 1/3rd the speed of their heyday and much less are lucky to […]

KSJS Urban Top 40 + adds (+ Local Charts) 11/20/12

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KSJS – Urban San Jose, CA TOP 40 CHART November 20th, 2012     Heavy Rotation Ekzakt- The Rise (feat. Equipto, Nio Tha Gift & Just Me)- Ekzakt Precision Media Wu-Block (Sheek Louch & Ghostface Killah)- Stick Em’ (feat. Jadakiss)- eOne Music Malcolm Lee- Highway Blues (feat. Dem One & Solis Cin)- Malcolm-Lee.com/Open University Productions […]

Lost & Loaded In-Studio Session: San Francesca

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San Francesca, a post rock band from San Jose, stopped by on KSJS’s Wednesday night show, Lost & Loaded to play a few songs. Check out the video below. Special thanks to Peter Paolo and Joshua Pausanos, two new members of KSJS, for filming and editing. Check out San Francesca on FB, Twitter, and their […]

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Event Review: Major Lazer at Fox Theater

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The Fox Theater was perhaps the most fitting venue to host the ridiculous, eclectic fun that is Major Lazer. The 80+ year-old cultural land mark is colorfully outfitted both outside and in with a collection of carefully curated crafts from all over the world. Musically, Major Lazer represents a similar fusion of house, dubstep, dancehall, […]

Event Review: Justice at Fox Theater (Oakland, CA)

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Justice, the electrorock duo from France, has been around for quite some time now. Justice gained popularity from songs like “D.A.N.C.E.”, “DVNO” and “Genesis”. Known for using a large illuminated cross during shows, it was no surprise there was one at the Warfield when they played last Sunday night. The Warfield’s an admirable venue known […]

KSJS Urban TOp 40 + Adds (+ Local Charts)

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KSJS Top 40 is an evolving trend in music. We try to support the most earnest hip-hop artists in the game, whether veteran, newcomer, local or not. This week we have new singles in rotation from Rapper Big Pooh, Kendrick Lamar, Sean Price, all household names, as well as independent artists Apollo The Great and […]

KSJS Halloween

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2012 KSJS Halloween Night at South First Billiards in SJ was a great success for all who participated. Check out these pictures taken by KSJS members.