Tommy Aguilar

I’ve always felt music was the universal language.

The man behind Universal Grammar helped bring Kool Herc and DJ Jazzy Jeff to his hometown. He’s felt the elation of a successful club run coupled with the sobering lows of watching fickle audiences grow disinterested in his message. Through it all, he’s remained a believer in the potential for the arts in San Jose, and past run-ins with tear gas and revolutionaries continue to inform his creative process.

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