“Book Documents Standout Role Of Filipino DJs In Bay Area Music History” (Sep. 2, 2016)
The website info is sparse right now but I’ll fill in more details later. Just save the date(s)!
On Friday, we’re having a S.F.-centric panel event featuring DJs from: Sound Explosion, the Go-Go’s, Non-Stop Boogie, Ultimate Creations and more!
On Saturday, it’s going to be a restaged hall party that Genie G of Ultimate Creations is helping to put together. Bring out your boogie shoes.
C-SPAN came to Long Beach as part of their “Cities” series and interviewed me about the book.
Here’s the full audio from the event, as produced by K-BEACH at CSULB.
Legions Of Boom Panel Discussion On Good Morning Long Beach State by Nando_Radio on Mixcloud
Also: here’s Icy Ice on the cut from one of the two demo portions of the panel.
This is the full conversation that Hua Hsu and myself had in early November at NYU. It includes a short reading from the book and a great chat afterwards with both Hua and audience members.
“Legions of Boom: The Forgotten Era in West Coast Hip-Hop and Dance Music.”
Interview by Richie Menchavez