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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Interview by Brandon Roos
Photographed by Daniel Garcia
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