Directions in Sound: Here Comes Treble
Directions in Sound is a true feast for the ears. This year celebrates achievements by leading female performers including local favorites journalist-turned-emcee Rocky Rivera, and singer/songwriter Cynthia Lin. Don’t miss this must-see event!
An accomplished journalist-turned-emcee whose editorials appeared in XXL, The Source and Rolling Stone Magazine before deciding to perfect her own musical craft, Rocky Rivera traded her moleskines for microphones to incredible results.
Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All-Stars
A Bay Area native, Cynthia Lin brings soul and folk sensibilities to her “little big band.” Featuring horns, ukeleles, and acoustic percussion, this band captures the energy and sounds of the Bay Area with style.
Dubbed “The DJ to watch in years to come,” DJ Umami is a crowd-reading music aficionado both versatile and professional, known for rocking an eclectic style: from party-starting dance grooves and Hip-Hop to Moombahton, Neo Soul and R&B gems.
DJ ThatGirl is known for diverse sets rooted in soul, deep house, hip-hop, and jazz have landed her gigs for a vast array of events and venues. She has shared the stage and opened up for acts and artists such as Yuna, Raphael Saddiq, Electric Wire Hustle, Goapele, Quadron, Sonny Moon, Tortured Soul, Aloe Blacc, and many more.
Tour DJ for Rocky Rivera and 1/3 of the DJ trip RRS Feed, DJ Roza is known for her smooth versatility and incorporating classic turntablist techniques in her sets. Expect to hear everything from classics and modern sounds, such as soul, hip hop, boogie, disco, funk, and uptempo beats as the foundation of DJ Roza’s sound.
Oakland based DJ, Chauee is known as both a party rocker and music lover. As a resident of Throwback Thursdays dedicated to the feel good, sing-a-long, party starting anthems of the 1970′s, 80′s and 90′s and beyond, DJ Chauee always has the dancefloor in mind when she spins.