#FreshCoastFridays presents DJ Senema

DJ Matrox and BoomBap Tuesdays recently held one of the most entertaining, engaging, and enjoyable DJ competitions in San Diego’s hip hop scene, the BoomBap Sweet16 DJ competition. The battle took place at North Park’s U-31 bar, and consisted of a single-elimination bracket wherein participants drew artist names the week before, and then crafted 10 minute sets around that artist. …

The Beneath the Surface Tour | Oddisee & Good Compny w/ Olivier St.Louis (at thChrch.com)

Oddisee and the Good Compny Band together is like a living breathing organism that inhales the energy of the listener, and exhales a message that changes people – music just happens to be the medium of the message. Oddisee’s joyfully serious demeanor had the audience “Digging Deep” from the jump, setting a juxtapositional tone and a high bar… READ MORE

Pigeons & Planes “No Ceiling Tour” presents Boogie, Kaiydo, Michael Christmas, Kemba and Special Guest Ta’East (at thChrch.com)

There’s something magical about driving down Sunset in West Los Angeles on a cool spring night. The history of celebrity in the west coast’s hub of the entertainment industry hangs in the air and tints the city rose-colored. Everything feels good. But anyone who has spent time in LA will tell you all that glitters is not gold. While that …

Lee Fields and Chicano Batman at The Music Box (at thChrch.com)

The room was electric, even half-full, thirty minutes before the show began. You could sense excitement and anticipation in the air as conversations were had, drinks were ordered and shared among friends, and delicious smells from the kitchen only made everyone hungrier for the music that would eventually feed their souls. The Chulita Vinyl Club SD and AIR Nandez DJed perfectly, …

#WestCoastWednesdays presents JTreel

JTreel is like Lauryn Hill – a mad scientist who experiments on himself first, to make sure that his science works. He has found the right formula, and is moving forward, bearing wisdom to share with those ready to go to the next level. JTreel has been on multiple national tours as one half of the San Diego-based, SDMA nominated and awarded, loved and respected duo, Day-Go …