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Howard Wiley Quintet: Songs in the Key of Jazz at the California Jazz Conservatory [Sponsored Post]

In this special concert in honor of Black History Month, Bay Area saxophone titan Howard Wiley channels nearly 200 years worth of musical influences, covering what he calls “the full … Continue reading

February 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Town Futurist Sessions Presents Cole’s “Metanoia” Album Release + Nu Decades, Khalil Anthony, Kimo & Paris and More – May 7th!

  Town Futurist Sessions presents Cole’s “Metanoia” Album Release + Nu Decades, Khalil Anthony, Kimo & Paris and More, 5/07, 8:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m., $5-10 sliding scale, The Legionnaire … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

SF MusicTech Summit XV – Use Code “zlist” for 20% Off Your Ticket!

  SF MusicTech Summit XV May 20, 9:00 am – 5 pm + Parties! Hotel Kabuki, San Francisco The SF MusicTech Summit brings together visionaries in the evolving music/business/technology ecosystem, … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sign up for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see BOLD AS LOVE: T.E.N. Performs JIMI HENDRIX Featuring Thomas Pridgen (The Memorials/Mars Volta), Eric McFadden (P Funk) & Norwood Fisher (Fishbone) at Yoshi’s SF this Fri., 2/14 (Valentines Day)!

The chemistry between T.E.N. was undeniable the first time these legendary musicians collaborated in the studio. Individually, each musician is a reputable force to be reckoned with. Together, they are … Continue reading

February 12, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Z List Audio Guide: 5 Best Things To Do for Jan. 10-31 (Hard Knock Radio Edition)

The Z List aired on Hard Knock Radio, KPFA 94.1 FM  on Thursday, January 9, 2014.  The podcast of this segment is available for streaming on Soundcloud. We dedicate this segment to … Continue reading

January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Film – Oakland Premiere Screening of ‘Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth’ at the Grand Lake Theatre, Nov. 18th

Oakland Premiere  Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth A film by Pratibha Parmar Q & A with Alice Walker & filmmaker Pratibha Parmar Moderated by Ava Du Vernay Special guest Geena … Continue reading

November 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

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

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 … Continue reading

November 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tonight – A Taste of Oakland: Uptown Block Party (5-8 PM)

Sample dishes and cocktails from restaurants and bars at A Taste of Oakland: Uptown Block Party in Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood on Saturday, October 19th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Enjoy … Continue reading

October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Music Monday: Last Night – Gregory Porter Performs “1960 What?” Live at Yoshi’s Oakland [Video]

Gregory Porter performs “1960 What?” live at Yoshi’s Jack London Square. The twice Grammy-nominated Porter celebrated the release of his Blue Note debut recording “Liquid Spirit“ at his two sold-out Oakland shows … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Music Monday: Gregory Porter Returns to the Yoshi’s Oakland Stage for ‘Liquid Spirit’ Album Release Show – Sept. 22nd

Jazz/Soul singer Gregory Porter is scheduled to release ‘Liquid Spirit‘,  his third album – and Blue Note Records debut recording –  tomorrow.  He  returns to Yoshi’s Oakland this Sunday, September … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

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