Hip Hop

Demone Carter

Demone Carter is an emcee with an encyclopedic understanding of hip-hop’s history and cultural influence. His lyrics are punchy, candid bits of verse that…

FutureArtsNow!

Not only has our work enriched the lives of local youths, it has also changed negative perceptions about hip hop culture. Hip-hop saved my…

Dirtbag Dan

The Zae baby! Every show began with the same battle cry, followed by a vocal roar and a flash of the 408. Daniel Martinez—known…

Davied Morales

Anyone going out on a weekend night in downtown San Jose is bound to find Davied Morales. He won’t be found wandering the street…

Peanut Butter Wolf

Homecoming: First San Jose Show in Decades Stones Throw is a panoply of inventive music, a cadre of artists whom flout convention while making…

Bobbi Vie

When they say, ‘It sounds like you have a lot on your plate,’ I like to say I have a big appetite. Bobbi Vie…

Jazz Beyond Recap

If you didn’t know that this was the first year San Jose Jazz Summer Fest’s Jazz Beyond stages were located in SoFA (South of…

Jeff Chang article layout in Issue 7.0 Reveal

Jeff Chang

Since leaving his native Hawaii for UC Berkeley in 1985, writer and scholar Jeff Chang has emerged as a potent contemporary cultural critic and…

Rey Resurreccion

No label. Self-owned. Self-made. San Jose rapper, songwriter, producer, and chess master It’s not every day that a person can come across a song…