Mar 13, 2023
Nappy Nina Comes to Collect on ‘Mourning Due’
Lying alone atop a white pillow in a vast expanse of desert is the head of Nappy Nina. Surprisingly not photoshopped, the image captures the...
Nov 16, 2022
Five Years of Dad Bod Rap Pod
Demone Carter looks into his laptop’s built-in webcam as the conference call begins. It’s difficult to tell where his white shirt ends as it...
Aug 17, 2022
Lacey Bryant Presents Her New 9,450-Square-foot Mural
While walking north on 1st or 2nd Street from downtown San Jose, it’s hard to miss the city’s newest—and likely longest—street mural spanning the...
Aug 3, 2022
Mint.Beats and Gatsby Collaborate on New Album
It all started with a question musician and beat maker mint.beats put on his Instagram story: “Who should I be listening to in the...
Jul 13, 2022
Weezmatic Headlines Slap Box Following New Album
It was late winter 2021 and cool air rushed past Aaron Aquino as he cruised Milpitas on his vintage 1986 Mongoose bicycle. The parking...
Jun 29, 2022
Strength in Members
It was a hot June day in San Jose, a city still reeling after police had tear gassed and fired rubber bullets at peaceful...
May 11, 2022
San Jose Organizations Protest for Reproductive Rights
The sun was still several degrees above the horizon when nearly 100 people, the vast majority of them women, gathered on the corner of...
May 4, 2022
San Jose Walls Present New Murals at Guadalupe River Park
As San Joseans walk downtown’s Guadalupe River Park this weekend, a few freshly painted pieces of street art will welcome them. The new works...