RAW SF, known for throwing the Bay Area's largest fashion + music + art monthly is back and ready to start 2012 off with an EPIC BANG at it's new location, 1015 Folsom!
'ACTIVATE' will feature over 25 of San Francisco's hottest emerging and legendary underground artists coming together to cause a boundary pushing event of unparalled proportions...
If you've already checked out RAW (held previously at 111 Minna) then you know what we mean... and if you haven't yet- you are in for quite a creative journey!
(v.) activate- to make reactive or more reactive.
RAW SF HOSTED BY OUR FAVORITE MASTER OF THE MIC,
*AFTERPARTY OFFICIALLY HOSTED BY THE SLAYERS CLUB DJ'S*
FEATURING SOUNDS BY:
"San Francisco producer Giraffage's latest output keeps him comfortably in line with other contemporary West Coast beatmakers crafting pleasantly ambient and sample-laden instrumentals, such as Shlohmo or Baths."
- XLR8R Magazine
*SLAYERS CLUB DJ'S*
Slayers Club is a collective of DJs, producers, MCs, visual artists, designers, and other creatives devoted to the exploration and advancement of dropped riddims with maximum defness. With roots in bass music, Slayers Club is inclusive as opposed to exclusive!
Bubble Gun, Christian Marquez's current solo music project, includes Marquez playing all the following instruments on stage- bass, guitar, keyboard/synth, beats to create sweet sounds like you've never heard before. With his style varying from rock to electronica, and influenced by a tremendous amount of artists, such as Blur, Crystal Castles, Phantogram, The Beatles, Zoe, The Kills, Sigur Ros, Nirvana and Joy Division.
*INSANE AIR BRUSHED ART SHOW & LIVE BODY ART BY ROSE THE BODY PAINTER*
*MANIFESTATIONS OF MODERN JEWLERY & BOHO FASHION BY AMBER GURU*
VISUAL ART & PHOTOGRAPHY BY:
*DIE LUKE DIE*
*LEE HARVEY ROSWELL*
SHORT FILMS BY
*CHRISTIAN RAMON MARQUEZ*
OUT OF THIS WORLD VISUALS BY THE INFAMOUS IMAGERY KINGS
*ALL OF IT NOW*
PHOTOGRAPHIC MASTERPIECES COURTESY OF
*SPACE CAT PHOTOGRAPHY*
and no Bay Area show would be complete without the
crew on hand to keep the party going and those dope hats of theirs flowin'. Make sure to pop by the GRC booth to grab the latest, limited edition lids that just dropped before they're all gone!
**** ALL RAW SAN FRANCISCO MONTHLIES
ARE PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY***
RAW SF SHOW: 8PM-10PM
$10 pre-sales available online only, until we run out:
$15 AT DOOR
(INCLUDES ALL THE INSANE ART, MUSIC & FASHION YOU CAN HANDLE! PLUS AFTERPARTY ENTRANCE)
RAW SF AFTERPARTY HOSTED BY SLAYERS CLUB DJ's & surprise guests!
$5 AT DOOR ONLY