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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

Set Times Announced for Rock The Bells 2013 – Sept. 14 & 15!

ROCK THE BELLS X Saturday September 14th & Sunday September 15th Doors & Show 11 a.m. Shoreline Amphitheatre Shoreline Amphitheatre 1 Amphitheatre Pky Mountain View, CA 94043 >> BUY TICKETS … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

5 Best Things To Do for Aug. 29 – Sept. 11 (Hard Knock Radio Edition)

The Z List aired on Hard Knock Radio on Thursday, August 29, 2013. Curator/Entertainment Correspondent:  Zsa-Zsa Rensch Host/Producer: Anita Johnson (KPFA) The Z List is an entertainment segment which airs … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Z List: 5 Best Things To Do – Aug. 15-29 (Hard Knock Radio Edition)

The Z List aired on Hard Knock Radio on Thursday, August 15, 2013. Curator/Entertainment Correspondent:  Zsa-Zsa Rensch Host/Producer: Anita Johnson (KPFA) The Z List is an entertainment segment which airs … Continue reading

August 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Film Friday: ‘Twenty Feet from Stardom’ Opens in Bay Area Theaters Today!

I recently had the chance to attend a Bay Area screening of the phenomenal feature documentary, ‘20 Feet From Stardom‘ — hosted by the Bay Area chapter of NARAS — before it … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Z List: 5 Best Things To Do (June 21-26)

/// ART EXHIBITION || SF /// Summer Season Kickoff Weekend at MoAD: J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere & Gordon Parks Gordon Parks: Photographs at His Centennial June 20, 2013 – September 29, 2013 Acclaimed … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

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#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 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 extranappyspringsf.eventbrite.com. Live music starts at 9:30 pm. 📸: Caleb Z. Arellano

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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: extranappyspringsf.eventbrite.com (or visit link in bio). #extranappy #repost via @gospright 
We hear you. Happy #NationalWineDay! 🍷 : @gospright #Repost via @extranappy
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#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 
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@rrmonroe_29 caught me enjoying myself last night... Thank you for coming out !! #extranappy #Repost via @madroneartbar
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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: extranappyspringsf.eventbrite.com (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

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