Los Rakas, “Bien Ribetiao”

The intersection between Oakland and Panama is where Los Rakas reside, and this is perfectly illustrated in this new track.

posted: September 2nd, 2012, 1:53pm


Los Rakas, “No Tan Listo”

Los Rakas is mixing it all–Panama vibes, Bay Area slang, and on this track, some reggaeton flavors too. Their double album El Negrito Dun Dun & Ricardo is… Watch

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Gallery: dead prez and Los Rakas rocks the Mezzanine in San Francisco

dead prez and Los Rakas ran through the Mezzanine ragged Friday night in San Francisco, along with stand-up set from Chris Riggins to warm the crowd. Thanks to… Read

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Talking to Zumbi and Zion I about Hella Fresh Fest 4

Zion I has been in the Bay Area scene for so long they’re starting to enter some rarified air. They are also the exact opposite of wallflowers, working and… Read

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Pictures from Mos Def’s between-Rock The Bells show in Frisco

We invited our photographers/buddies Madelynn and Amari Kenoly, who last covered Rock The Bells for us, to the last-minute-booked Mos Def show earlier this month… Read

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Mos Def in last-minute booking for the Independent in San Francisco

Mos Def will take a quick break from the Rock the Bells tour before heading off to New York on Friday and will perform in San Francisco at the Independent this… Read


Moe Green, “Change My Life”

Vallejo’s Moe Green uplifting self-help over a K.Roosevelt sample might be cloud rap at its most positive and encouraging, but it also harkens back further to… Watch