The Z List

The A-List of Bay Area Counterculture

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 /// 



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.


Follow #TheZList on Instagram at @zsazsainc

#fantasticnegrito performing #inthepines #oakland at @biscuitsandblues #sf 👌🏾👏🏾🎼💛 watch the #harperville directed #inthepines music film at @fantasticnegrito @harperville #music Enjoying the #Oakland ☀️today. #summerweatherishere @fantasticnegrito secret show at @boomboomroomsf #sf Repost via @extranappy ••••••••••
Thomas & Howard in conversation at Hyde Street Studios on their musical collaboration that is EXTRA NAPPY. Look out for it in an upcoming piece documenting the #sf #music scene. @badassthomaspridgen @howard.wiley @mrholoman @tinymuzik @hydestreetstudios #ExtraNappy #thezlist : @thezlist #repost via @extranappy 
We’re back in #SF! The lineup for the 10th installment of our Spring Residency at #madroneartbar will feature 🎷#HowardWiley on tenor #saxophone, 🎸 #TinyLindsey on #bass, #ThomasPridgen on #drums and 🎹  #MikeAaberg on #organ! 🙌🏾 Free with #Eventbrite RSVP at Live music starts at 9:30 pm. 📸: Caleb Z. Arellano

#extranappy #music #sanfrancisco #thebay #bayarea #sfmusic #saxophone #tenorsax #tenorsaxophone #keyboard #keyboardist #drum #drummers #musician #musicians #repost via @extranappy 
Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy are back at Madrone Art Bar, TONIGHT! 🔥The lineup for the 8th installment of our Spring Residency will feature 🎷#HowardWiley on tenor #saxophone, 🎸 #TinyLindsey on #bass, #ThomasPridgen on #drums and 🎹 #LJHoloman on #organ! We’re welcoming back LJ tonight from a tour which he recently completed with @fantasticnegrito — playing 43 tour dates, in 45 cities, spanning 4 continents! 🙌🏾 Free with #Eventbrite RSVP: (or visit link in bio). #extranappy #repost via @gospright 
We hear you. Happy #NationalWineDay! 🍷 : @gospright #Repost via @extranappy
#FBF #steviewonder's 'master blaster', reimagined. 🔥with special guest #davidboyce (of the #brounfellinis) on tenor saxophone! 🎷 + we also had #ambroseakinmusire come through that night. 🎺 #extranappy's — may 11th — lineup at #madroneartbar featured #howardwiley on tenor #saxophone, #thomaspridgen on #drums, #mikeaaberg on #organ + #michaeltinylindsey on #bass. 💜 to @rrmonroe_29 for the 📽 footage! #thebay #music #sanfrancisco 
#repost via @badassthomaspridgen
@rrmonroe_29 caught me enjoying myself last night... Thank you for coming out !! #extranappy #Repost via @madroneartbar
#Repost @extranappy
Tonight! Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy are back at Madrone Art Bar. The lineup for the 7th installment of our Spring Residency will feature #HowardWiley on tenor saxophone, #MichaelTinyLindsey on bass, #ThomasPridgen on drums and #MikeAaberg on organ! Admission is free with Eventbrite RSVP: (click the link in our bio). #music #westernaddition #sanfrancisco #SF #bayarea #thezlist #madroneartbar #sfmusic #livemusic #concerts #jazz #soul #funk #rnb #extranappy #vegan lunch at @flacosvegmex in sunny #berkeley. 🌮 Tacos, taquitos & habanero hot sauce. 🔥 #yum #bayarea

Follow me on Twitter

%d bloggers like this: