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BIO: Born: April 10, 1960 A seminal Bronx DJ during the 1970s, Afrika Bambaataa ascended to godfather status with Planet Rock, the 1982 hip-hop classic which blended the beats of hip-hop with techno-pop... (read more...)

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 Little People & Fort Knox 5 with SteLouse to Play Fox Theatre, 9/24 Little People & Fort Knox 5 with SteLouse to Play Fox Theatre, 9/24
August 15, 2014

Z2 Entertainment will present Little People & Fort Knox 5 with SteLouse at the Fox Theatre on Wednesday, September 24th, 2014. Tickets are on sale Friday, August 15th at noon for $12.00 in advance or ... (more...)


BROOKLYN SHANTI Releases New Single 'This Feeling' With VideoBROOKLYN SHANTI Releases New Single 'This Feeling' With Video
July 18, 2014

Brooklyn Shanti is widely regarded as an accomplished producer, emcee, and pioneer of Global/Tropical Bass/Dancehall fusion, and is hip-hop's official cultural ambassador to India. (more...)


Jon Batiste and Stay Human, Lou Donaldson with Dr. Lonnie Smith and More Join 2014 Blue Note Jazz Festival Lineup, 6/1-30Jon Batiste and Stay Human, Lou Donaldson with Dr. Lonnie Smith and More Join 2014 Blue Note Jazz Festival Lineup, 6/1-30
May 05, 2014

Blue Note Entertainment Group has announced lineup additions for the 2014 Blue Note Jazz Festival, scheduled to take place Sunday, June 1 through Monday, June 30, with over 150 performances at more th... (more...)


Junior Brown with The Easy Leaves, Chante Moore and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 3/9Junior Brown with The Easy Leaves, Chante Moore and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 3/9
February 11, 2014

Yoshi's San Francisco has announced its upcoming lineup, now through March 9, 2014. Details below! (more...)


The Spinners, Calvin Keys Power Quartet and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 2/2The Spinners, Calvin Keys Power Quartet and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 2/2
January 07, 2014

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through February 2, plus new shows through April 2014. Details below! (more...)


Amel Larrieux, Pedro Sa Moraes and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/26Amel Larrieux, Pedro Sa Moraes and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/26
December 31, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through January 26, plus new shows through April 2014. (more...)


Young Dubliners, Barbary Coast Burlesque and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/19Young Dubliners, Barbary Coast Burlesque and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/19
December 26, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through January 19, plus new shows through April 2014. Details below! (more...)


Christmas with the Celts, New Year's Eve Concert and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/12Christmas with the Celts, New Year's Eve Concert and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/12
December 17, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through January 5, plus new shows through March 2014. (more...)


Yuna, Count Basie Orchestra, Brian McKnight and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/5Yuna, Count Basie Orchestra, Brian McKnight and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/5
December 10, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through January 5, plus new shows through March 2014. (more...)


Gene Pritsker to Play The Dimenna Center, 12/1Gene Pritsker to Play The Dimenna Center, 12/1
November 17, 2013

Who's throwing a Timbre Tantrum? Throughout the first week of December, Composers Concordance ('enterprising new music organization' -NYTimes) presents its 3rd annual festival, entitled 'Timbre Tantru... (more...)


SAMPLE THIS, featuring Questlove, Hits Theaters TodaySAMPLE THIS, featuring Questlove, Hits Theaters Today
September 12, 2013

The hip hop documentary SAMPLE THIS, which is narrated by Gene Simmons of KISS, is in theaters and available On Demand today, September 13th. (more...)


Gene Simmons Narrates SAMPLE THIS Music DocumentaryGene Simmons Narrates SAMPLE THIS Music Documentary
August 13, 2013

GoDigital, Inc. has announced today that they have acquired theatrical and VOD rights to the music documentary SAMPLE THIS, written and directed by Dan Forrer. (more...)


TommY BoY Stars Come Together at Santos Party House TonightTommY BoY Stars Come Together at Santos Party House Tonight
August 05, 2013

Come out and play with the TommY BoY Tribe at Santos Party House tonight, August 5th at 8pm. 21+. No cover. (more...)


TommY BoY Stars to Come Together at Santos Party House, 8/5TommY BoY Stars to Come Together at Santos Party House, 8/5
July 31, 2013

Come out and play with the TommY BoY Tribe at Santos Party House on Monday, August 5th at 8pm. 21+. No cover. (more...)


10 Years of FORT KNOX FIVE Digitally Released Today10 Years of FORT KNOX FIVE Digitally Released Today
April 30, 2013

To commemorate their tenth year of sewing the seeds of Funk, the Fort Knox Five have gone into their vaults and hand selected 15 of their favorite original songs. (more...)


10 Years of FORT KNOX FIVE to Be Digitally Released 4/3010 Years of FORT KNOX FIVE to Be Digitally Released 4/30
April 24, 2013

To commemorate their tenth year of sewing the seeds of Funk, the Fort Knox Five have gone into their vaults and hand selected 15 of their favorite original songs. (more...)


Jeff Bradshaw, Catherine Russell and More Among Yoshi's San Francisco's 13 New Shows, March-June 2013Jeff Bradshaw, Catherine Russell and More Among Yoshi's San Francisco's 13 New Shows, March-June 2013
February 18, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco has announced newly-added shows fro March, April and June 2013, featuring Jeff Bradshaw, The Family Stone, DJ Afrika Bambaata, The Tubes feat. Fee Waybill, Dawn Richard, Freddie ... (more...)


MJ'S BRASS BOPPERS, Afrika Bambaataa and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 3/11MJ'S BRASS BOPPERS, Afrika Bambaataa and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 3/11
February 12, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant February 12 - March 11, 2013. For more information on these shows, go to yoshis.com/sanfrancisco. (more...)


GIL EVANS CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION Kicks Off Highline Ballroom Events, Now thru 6/4GIL EVANS CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION Kicks Off Highline Ballroom Events, Now thru 6/4
May 21, 2012

Highline Ballroom has announced its upcoming shows, May 21-June 4, 2012. See below for the full schedule. (more...)


GIL EVANS CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION Kicks Off Highline Ballroom Events, 5/21-6/4GIL EVANS CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION Kicks Off Highline Ballroom Events, 5/21-6/4
May 16, 2012

Highline Ballroom has announced its upcoming shows, May 21-June 4, 2012. See below for the full schedule. (more...)


Warner Bros. Celebrates Record Store Day, April 21Warner Bros. Celebrates Record Store Day, April 21
April 21, 2012

On Saturday, April 21st, Warner Bros. Records will have a special series of vinyl albums and singles available in honor of the 5th annual Record Store Day - a celebration of the unique culture surroun... (more...)


MoMA PS1 Celebrates KRAFTWERK with DJ Harvey, Questlove et al., Sundays thru May 13MoMA PS1 Celebrates KRAFTWERK with DJ Harvey, Questlove et al., Sundays thru May 13
April 20, 2012

MoMA PS1 celebrates the influence of Kraftwerk with legedary DJ's in the performance dome every Sunday, now through May 13. Greg Wilson, DJ Harvey, Questlove, and DJ Afrika Bambaataa pay tribute to th... (more...)


Warner Bros. Celebrates Record Store Day, April 21Warner Bros. Celebrates Record Store Day, April 21
April 18, 2012

On Saturday, April 21st, Warner Bros. Records will have a special series of vinyl albums and singles available in honor of the 5th annual Record Store Day - a celebration of the unique culture surroun... (more...)


Red Bull Music Academy Launches World Tour Red Bull Music Academy Launches World Tour
September 07, 2011

Red Bull Music Academy is about to embark on a World Tour going straight to the heart of today's most crucial musical movements, and taking listeners beyond the beat. (more...)


Slick Rick Perfoms at AMNH's One Step Beyond 3/11Slick Rick Perfoms at AMNH's One Step Beyond 3/11
March 11, 2011

One Step Beyond continues its fourth season at the American Museum of Natural History. (more...)








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