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The Z List: Guide to Oakland First Fridays / Art Murmur, Zion I, Kev Choice, SF MusicTech Summit, Life Is Living Festival, Treasure Island Music Festival [Issue 10.05.12]

The Z List’s 1st Thursday radio segment did not air this week, but will return to KPFA 94.1 FM Hard Knock Radio  on 3rd Thursday (October 18th).

Event dates: 10/05 thru 10/17

>> Click on images for additional event details!


Kev Choice has been added to the bill this evening!  He will be opening the show and performing a solo set.



The Grow Sessions

The Grow Sessions is a multi-media installation & mobile classroom curated by Ashara Ekundayo & Zakiya Harris that features food, movement, music & art!


Grows Sessions October: Life is Living Edition
Hosted by Ashara Ekundayo & Micia Mosley

DJ Divinity
6:00-7:00: Youth Open Mic hosted by Obassi Davis featuring Young Gifted & Black
7:10-7:15: Fego
7:15-7:25: Cole
7:35-7:45: Antique
8-8:15: AmaEvolution
8:15-8:30: Deep Waters Dance
8:30-8:45: Tommy Shepard AKA Soulati
8:45-8:50: Ken Matagari
8:55-9:25: THE HONOR ROLL featuring Trackademicks, 1-O.A.K., Josie Stingray & Spank Pops
9:25-9:45: Mortar and Pestle
9:45-10:00: Zakiya Harris
10-10:15: Sunru Skywalka
10:15-10:30: Dynamic


Oakland Maroons Art Collective Presents

The Point is…
Art Representing the Relevance of the Black Panther Party’s 10 Point program in the 21st century.

Debut Show!

6:00pm until 10:00pm

First Love Gallery
2440 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA

Oakland Maroons Art Collective is an organization of Black culture workers intent on re-inscribing the spirit of the Black Arts Movement for the 21st century. We are visual artists, writers, musicians and performers who have a commitment to African Centered philosophies that re-inscribe the Black Aesthetic in the 21st century.

OMAC artists represented in this show are Refa 1, Duane Deterville, Karen Seneferu, Malik Seneferu, Eesuu Orundide, Chris Herod and Tarika Lewis.

In the 8:00 p.m. hour we will have poetry and music presentations by Tureeda Mikel and Phavia Kujichagulia.


Martin Luther hits the stage at 8 p.m.!



SF MusicTech Summit XI

Tuesday October 9, 2012
8:50 a.m. – 6p.m.

Hotel Kabuki
1625 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

The SF MusicTech Summit brings together visionaries in the music/technology space, along with the best and brightest developers, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, journalists, musicians and organizations who work with them at the convergence of culture and commerce. We meet to discuss the evolving music/business/technology ecosystem in a proactive, conducive to dealmaking environment.


There’s a 20% discount applied if purchasing a conference pass via the Eventbrite link above.



Life Is Living Festival 2012

A FREE Celebration Of Urban Life Through Hip-Hop, Intergenerational Health, And Environmental Action

Saturday October 13, 2012
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
All Ages

deFremery Park
1651 Adeline Street
West Oakland, CA



Treasure Island Music Festival 2012


//// BONUS EVENT ///

//// LIVE MUSIC & DJs || OAKLAND /// 



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