Stories about Hip-hop

RIP DJ Cameron Paul: a toast to the Mixx-It master

The Bay Area DJ and remixer passed away Monday night; his genius drove the local club scene of the 1980s

Funky old Iceland? DJ Platurn dives into Reykjavik’s rare grooves

Local turntablist took 12 painstaking years to find and combine 65+ records from the 1960s-'80s into awesome 'Breaking the Ice' mix.

Rapping the ‘Housing Crisis’

Local hip-hop artist SCS takes on skyrocketing inequality and political corruption in incendiary new video.

Party Radar: Fall drags you in

Powerblouse, Secret Circuit, Phase Fatale, Adriatique, YokoO, Byrel the Great, Exillon, Luminary, The SyntheTigers and more head up some nipply fun.

BEST OF THE BAY 2017: ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT WINNERS

Our readers' picks for Best Music Festival, Best DJ, Best Drag Queen, Best Dance Party, Best Literary Night, and more.

Party Radar: Partycopia!

Clark Price, Meklit, ?uestlove, Monolink, Soft Moon, parties for Puerto Rico and fire relief, and so much more this week.

Party Radar: Fundraisers for North Bay fires, Puerto Rico, Mexico

Nightlife, music, arts, and food communities come together to raise funds and collect goods for devastated regions.

Party Radar: Up with Clam

TechnoClam opens up. Plus: RIP DJ Stef, Kenny Dope, Aurora Halal, Frolic, Brazilifyin', Puff, Shortkut, Night of 1000 Divines, more.

To be blunt, a blast

Smoked Out Soul party at Monarch is a risky, ebullient mix of live instruments and recorded soul-funk grooves.

Quick ‘n dirty guide to Folsom 2017 parties

Calling all dance floor deviants and proud party pervs: It's time to bounce 'til you're chapped.