A Soul Weekender in San Francisco & Oakland, California!
+ 4 evening parties, 2 alldayers & a record swap, with a rotating cast of out of town and local DJs
+ Only the best in soul, funk, disco, boogie, latin and freestyle from the 60s through the 80s, strictly on original vinyl
+ Thurs. 5/31/18 – Alcatraz Soul Club @ the Make-Out Room (3225 22nd St., San Francisco), 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
+ Fri. 6/1/18 – Suavecito Souldies @ the Golden Bull (412 14th St., Oakland), 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
+ Sat. 6/2/18 – Day: Alldayer/Record Swap @ Eli’s Mile High Club (3629 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland), 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
– Night: Break it Loose @ the Elbo Room – Jack London (311 Broadway, Oakland), 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
+ Sun. 6/3/18 – Day: Alldayer @ Stay Gold (2635 San Pablo Ave., Oakland), 2 p.m. – ???
– Night: Sweater Funk @ the Knockout (3223 Mission St., San Francisco), 10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
+ Dave Thorley (Crossing the Tracks, UK)
+ Michael Chrietzberg & Marc Muller (Emerald City Soul Club, Seattle, WA)
+ Joe Cristando (Couple Two T’ree, New York, NY)
+ Elisse Locomotion & Carlos René (Hipshakers/Dedos Sucios, Mexico City)
+ Michael Saretsky & Miles Ake (Alcatraz Soul Club, SF)
+ Cameron Thompson & Rene Lopez (Suavecito Souldies, Oakland)
+ April Garcia & Zakiya Mowat (B-Side Brujas, Oakland)
+ Maya and Scott Bulleit (Soulvation, Oakland)
+ Kirk Harper, Jon Blunck & Noel Dunlap (Sweater Funk , SF)
+ Matt Stout, Rodrigo Scandroglio & Martha Reyna (Silver & Black Soul Club, Oakland)
+ Anthony Perez & Stephanie Ramirez (Two Wheel Tuesday, San Jose)
+ Vinnie Esparza (Groove Merchant/Dusty Diamonds, SF)
+ Victoria Ahearne (Soul Time, SF)
+ Karen Hartman (Phoenix, AZ)
+ The Thursday opener and Sunday closer will be in the Mission/Bernal area of San Francisco. Most of the Weekender activities, however, are located within Oakland. For ease of transport, out-of-town attendees seeking accommodations may wish to find lodging through Airbnb or otherwise in Oakland and use BART and/or Uber-Lyft into or out of San Francisco.
Stay Tuned — More Details to Come!