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Elhae Meet and Greet at Oaklandish

Elhae Meet and Greet at Oaklandish

This coming Saturday, October 10th, Oaklandish will be hosting a meet and greet with the experimental musician and producer Elhae at our downtown Oakland retail store! Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, Elhae has been steadily making waves in the music industry. Combining sounds typically found in R&B and Hip Hop with hypnotizing vocals, Elhae has been steadily dropping distinctive tracks including collabs with the likes of Rascal, Ayo & Keyzbaby, and Gravez. We are truly pleased to have .....
Oaklandish & Dion Decibels Present First Friday: The Official OMF Pre-Party

Oaklandish & Dion Decibels Present First Friday: The Official OMF Pre-Party

Come through next Friday to our Downtown shop (located at 1444 Broadway) for the official OMF pre-party with live performance by Bang Data! Oakland Music Festival is coming up with the quickness and we're excited to be bringing in festival performer, Bang Data for a special preview set. We'll also have a sneak peek of the 2015 OMF merch collection, including exclusive artist-designed t-shirts from Aaron Kai, Angel Diaz, Julia Budsnow, Ryan Whelan, and Scott La Rockwell. [caption id="atta.....
Higher Learning 2015: Oakland has taught me…

Higher Learning 2015: Oakland has taught me…

With summer coming to a close and a new school year on the horizon, the Oaklandish team is happy to report that our 4th annual “Oakland Educated” t-shirt giveaway was a total success. Every year we invite Oakland’s high school students with GPAs of 3.5 and above to come into our shops for a free, limited edition Oaklandish t-shirt. All they have to do is bring in their official end of year report card and fill out a quick questionnaire. It’s that easy. One of the questions we ask i.....
Burger Boogaloo Pre-Party at Oaklandish First Friday

Burger Boogaloo Pre-Party at Oaklandish First Friday

Burger Boogaloo is coming back to Mosswood Park this 4th of July weekend, and to commemorate the 2-day garage rock festival (hosted by John Waters!), Oaklandish is holding an official Boogaloo pre-party at our First Friday celebration! From 7pm-10pm on Friday, July 3rd, we'll be boogie-wooging to live performances from Pookie & The Poodlez and Yea-Ming & The Rumours. Plus DJ Stand In and Dion Decibels will be spinning rock and soul classics throughout the night. Best yet, the whole eveni.....
Oaklandish x Wine & Bowties Zine Launch Party at June First Friday!

Oaklandish x Wine & Bowties Zine Launch Party at June First Friday!

Artistic movements from across The Town are coming together this First Friday for a very special edition of First Friday at Oaklandish Downtown. In addition to having live performances from Main Attrakionz, the Youthful Kinfolk Collective, and beats from Dion Decibels, we're celebrating the launch of OakZINEish: Vol. 3 - our annual zine. This year we partnered up with Wine & Bowties to put together a snapshot of Oakland art as we see it now, in the moment, throughout the city. It's all go.....