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SOhO Transformed by Beat-Making Prodigies
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SOhO Transformed by Beat-Making Prodigies

The Bay Area’s very own Charlie Yin, famously known as Giraffage, brought the heat to SOhO’s normally folksy atmosphere last Thursday night. The sold out show was packed with grown folk, college kids and molly-crazed high schoolers ready for the turn up. The show was hosted by Santa Barbara-bred music […]

STRFKR Pleases Fans, Leaves Security in the Dark
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STRFKR Pleases Fans, Leaves Security in the Dark

This past Friday, Portland natives Starfucker (or “STRFKR”) played a sold-out show in the Hub. Starfucker, which consists of band members Joshua Hodges, Shawn Glassford and Keil Corcoran, originally got together in 2007. The formation of the band stemmed from instrumentalist Josh Hodges’ frustration with his intimate, mellow, “Elliott Smith-meets-Stephen […]

World Champion A-Trak Entrances UCSB
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World Champion A-Trak Entrances UCSB

Five-time World Champion DJ A-Trak (aka Alain Macklovitch) graced the stage at the Hub last Friday night. The skilled turntablist began with a raunchy buildup giving the already hyped crowd (thanks to the opener, UCSB’s own DJ Ruthy Lopez) exactly what we’d been waiting for. His achievements, from prestigious awards […]