THURSDAY MAY 31st
Elephant & Castle
A NIGHT OF SEXY SWANK BEATS. DONATIONS APPRECIATED BUT ADMISSION IS FREE! 21+
Stepping out from the rich San Francisco bass music scene into a spotlight of his own, Comma aka Ryan Gilbert is invigorating the beat community of the Bay Area and beyond with a strong shove of electronic innovation and a solid post-genre style. Part of the Frite Nite label/collective, half of Biclops with EPROM and half of Slidecamp with Boreta..
Local producer who has been spotted on radars all over, with a track recently released by respected experimental label Astronautico. His beautifully textured music has been known to rock shows and melt minds all over Oakland.
is an Oakland producer who has been making waves with his experimental yet soulful hip hop instrumental productions. His forthcoming ep channels his influences into a ultrasonic stew of spaced out beat scene vibes.
Kayleo Stocko of the FALCONS
An amalgamation of many things, a boiling pot of styles and genre-free influence. It consists of Vancouver/ Oakland based musicians TightMike and KayleoStocko, whose musical tastes range from world music to southern rap, and everything in between. The only rules are to push the boundaries of conventional r&b, rap, and electronic music, exploring new directions, but never losing site of the dancefloor.
Ryury Is a dj/promoter based in San Francisco.
He helms FOOTWERKS pushing some of the most forward thinking dancefloor sounds around. Expect various riddims and styles, tied together with BASS.
ELEPHANT & CASTLE
Recently featured on NPR,XLR8R and Mary Anne Hobbs, hard working music maker Dave Reep has been getting shouted out and love from all over the globe for his recent release on Plug Research. also co runs West in Dust, a fantastic new Oakland based label. check.
Boats is on a mission to turn every dancefloor he encounters into a freakbass grind session. His recent release Bleaving made the blog rounds getting love from everyone who heard its unique, funked up slappers.
host of savage future on glitch.fm and half of THIZZ MARKIE
expect all sorts of beat/bass neck crackers and RnBass low low.