Being backed by some of the hottest players in music and riding coattails can propel an artist’s image but when it comes to recorded music and the live performance, true colors show. After spending the summer in New York, Chippy Nonstop’s back in the Bay to unnecessarily steal the mic at a party near you.
Local music crew Trill Team 6 has been going non-stop this summer as they throw parties across the Bay Area showcasing what’s next in all genres with a focus on electronic, hip-hop and crazy times. This Saturday they host a more sensitive and sexy event at SOM with a huge lineup of innovative musical talent.
The debut video from Minneapolis, Minnesota’s Gigamesh shows a fantasy club performance in his typical nu-disco indie dance style. He brings that upbeat, poppy vibe to the dancefloor at SOM on Friday, March 9 while spinning his large catalog of hits and remixes.
This Saturday, local DJs Vinroc and Shortkut celebrate ten years of their popular mix series, So Much Soul. While both are known primarily for their turntable skills, these mixes showcase their ear for more than just hip-hop. Full of soul, funk, R&B, and more, this mix series is perfect to relax and chill-out with a loved one this Valentine’s Day.
The 108-110 beats per minute reggaeton and Dutch house hybrid moombahton took the dance music world by storm in 2011 and shows no signs of slowing. As one of the most dynamic and entertaining producers of the genre, Baltimore native Jon Kwest is excited to bring the moombahsauce to SF’s ears.
As one of biggest moombahton supporters, DJ Sabo brings his world traveling lifestyle to the songs he produces, fueling the fire for one of the most innovative dance music movements in years. This Friday, December 2 catch him mixing the moombah with Braza‘s afro-latin flavors at SOM.
This Saturday, SOM hosts local DJ B. Bravo’s release party for his new EP, Kiss ‘n’ Tell. Along for the ride is Starship Connection, a synthesizer funk / future bass quartet featuring Bay Area instrumentalists Teeko (F.A.M.E./FourOne Funk), Daren Grant (Bayonics), and Bob Menacho (Bayonics).