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Photos: Sonido Clash at Summer Garden Series

Check out a photo recap by Carolina Estrella of an outdoor experience inside the School of Arts & Culture in San José, CA at the Mexican Heritage Plaza for the Two Miles East Summer Garden Series with events from now through September.

Pop Up Editorial at Lips Uncurled, Eyes Forward

Lips Uncurled, Eyes Forward, was a first of its kind AAPI social art and cultural awareness exhibition dreamed up by Quynh-Mai Nguyen. The day long event held at the Mexican Heritage Plaza focused on creating safe spaces for the the Asian community to write their own narrative through art and performance against the narrative that media continues to write for them. Check out the conversation that sparked from this event across different generations.

Monster's Aftershock Festival Reveals Best Line Up

The Aftershock Festival will take place in Sacramento, California on October 22 & 23. They always bring the best vibes of any music festival.

How San Jose Gets Down For The Mexican Icon, Selena

The late great Tejana singer Selena is still alive, her spirit roaming one of San Jose's most celebrated parties. The San José collective Sonido Clash compiled the best memories from their 2nd Annual Selena Tribute Party, from a look-alike contest to some of the best DJs spinning her greatest hits, it's the reason why this party has been sold out since they first started.

Remembering Prince: In The Margins Lies Our Good Sense

Growing up in Germany, with his parents from Afghanistan, Ali Rahnoma remembers hearing Prince as a child and thinking his musical style was too different and strange. Later in life it made sense, and now he reflects on what Prince and his music taught us about life.

From Place Comes Culture – An Interview with Cellista

Freya Seeburger is Cellista, a cellist and San Jose Arts Commissioner. Read her thoughts on her latest performance piece and how making room for every member of our community is tied to the future of arts in San Jose.

Phife Dawg’s Passing Marks The End of an Era

The hip hop world just lost one of the greats yesterday, Malik Isaac Taylor aka emcee Phife Dawg of A Tribe Called Quest lost his battle with his health. Demone Carter, the 2016 Silicon Valley Artist Laureate writes on what his life meant to him, from emcee to emcee.

Ten Best Hip Hop Love Songs

This Valentine's Day, check out which songs Demone Carter writes are the best hip hop love songs of all time, based on a criteria of 1) not being overtly misogynistic, 2) dealing with love and not break ups, and 3) not overly sappy. And tell us if he missed any and why!

Mister CR, South Los Angeles independent artist drops his new album

Mister CR, has been active for more than twenty years in the Cali scene as one of the original Goodlife MCs. At the age of 15, he is a long standing affiliate and one time protege of Ellay Khule aka Rifleman and as a member originally of the Eastside Badstads and most recently Goodlife Bullyz. His music has appeared on the sound track to "Soul Plane" and is playing the BET Awards in Atlanta this year.

AFTERSHOCK IS COMING TO TOWN

Remember when you were a little kid and anticipated to when the circus would come to town? Well, the equivalent of the circus is coming to town. Monster’s Energy drink Aftershock is coming to town with a rather impressive line-up, and we here at De-Bug can’t wait to see some of our all time favorite bands come to Sacramento.
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