The Z List

The A-List of Bay Area Counterculture

Book Release Party – “Love, Peace, and Soul: Behind the Scenes of Soul Train” with Author Ericka Blount Danois & DJ Davey D at Lungomare – Today

soul_train_book_release_111013

Book Release Party
“Love, Peace, and Soul: Behind the Scenes of Soul Train”

with
Music/Pop Culture Writer Ericka Blount Danois
Birthday celebration for film maker Joshua Bee Alafia
Music by DJ Davey D

Hosted by:
Zsa-Zsa Rensch, Niki Thomas, Keesa Ocampo, Michael Orange

Sunday, November 10, 2013
Noon – 4 p.m. (book signing from 1 – 2 p.m.)
Free admission
All ages

Venue Information:
Lungomare (formerly Miss Pearl’s)
1 Broadway (Jack London Square)
Oakland, CA 94607
lungomareoakland.com

Officially endorsed by Soul Train Holdings, “Love, Peace, and Soul: Behind the Scenes of Soul Train” is a new book by award-winning music/pop culture writer Ericka Blount Danois. Join Hip Hop Historian, DJ Davey D for a soul set this Sunday at Lungomare on the water in Jack London Square for the official book signing release and dance party!

The book features iconic pictures from Soul Train Holdings Inc., photographers Oggi Ogburn, Ernie Paniccioli, and Martha Cooper, and a foreword by Stax former president Al Bell and music industry veteran Gary Harris.

Following the party, we’ll be at the New Parkway Theater for the encore screening of “Let’s Stay Together,” the beautiful Brooklyn / Oakland film by Joshua Bee Alafia that anyone with a heart must see. Tickets for the special film screening are available here.

The Book Release Party Hosts

Zsa-Zsa Rensch is a San Francisco Bay Area based creative marketer and project manager, working under the moniker of Zsa Zsa, Inc. As a champion for music and the arts she has found a way to connect the dots. Current projects include content curation and buzz building for Fusicology.com (Bay Area) and advisory board duties for the Oakland Film Society. She has build the buzz for Bay Area genre-defying music acts, and loves attending live music concerts and tech conferences. She documents her take on Bay Area counter-culture at her blog,The Z List, which is broadcast live as an audio guide every month on Hard Knock Radio. Read more at about.me/zsazsa.

Keesa Ocampo is an award-winning professional in the industry of international broadcaster and carries an expertise in political and charitable fundraising. A champion for women and girls, her philanthropy currently focuses on supporting foster youth through the Lincoln Child Center and bringing literacy and peace to hard-to-reach and war-torn barrios through Books for the Barrios. She has been recognized as one of the 100 Most Influential Filipinas in the United States and received a Presidential Citation for her humanitarian work from Her Excellency Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, former President of the Republic of the Philippines and currently serves as a Commissioner on the San Mateo County Commission on the Status of Women.

Nikki Thomas is the News/Public Affairs Director and morning show co-host at 102.9 KBLX and a single mom who swears by and teaches yoga for it’s spiritual, physical, and emotional benefits. “Yoga is a mind, body, spirit workout….it helps you bring your whole life into balance.” Nikki is also the founder of The Nikki Thomas Network, a website devoted to entertainment and empowerment.  You can hear Nikki every weekday morning as part of the Steve Harvey Morning Show from 5-9am, and the 9 o’ clock non stop R&B hour on KBLX 102.9 or kblx.com

LINKS:
Ericka Blount Danois Official Website
Love, Peace, and Soul Facebook Page
Book Release Party Facebook Event Page

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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.

Categories

Follow #TheZList on Instagram at @zsazsainc

#repost @badassthomaspridgen:
We’re playing spats today in #Berkeley at around 430 come through watch us play then watch the warriors whoop that ass 🙃🏀 music and basketball goes good together @extranappy : @badassthomaspridgen Spotted at #artmarket #sf Jackie, JFK, Marilyn (Turquoise) (mixed media & resin on wood panel by #TheProducerBDB #art🎨 #sf❤️ #sanfrancisco #bayarea Spotted at #artmarket #sf Jimi (mixed media) by #AshleighSumner #art🎨 #art #sanfrancisco #bayarea #jimihendrix Spotted at #artmarket #sf Bad Boy, Good Girl, I Believe in myself, I Vogue (watercolor gouache, colored pencil on paper) by Chelsea Wong. #art🎨 #art #sanfrancisco #bayarea Spotted at #artmarket #sf Cassettes (charcoal and graphite on paper) by Joel Daniel Phillips)
#art🎨 Spotted at #artmarket #sf 1,0000 (hand dyed cotton rope) stitched knots by Lisa Solomon. #art Spotted at #artmarket #sf #sanfrancisco #art🎨 #postcards #postcard #fantasticnegrito performing #inthepines #oakland at @biscuitsandblues #sf 👌🏾👏🏾🎼💛 watch the #harperville directed #inthepines music film at fantasticnegrito.com @fantasticnegrito @harperville #music Enjoying the #Oakland ☀️today. #summerweatherishere @fantasticnegrito secret show at @boomboomroomsf #sf

Follow me on Twitter

%d bloggers like this: