:::: SMOKED OUT SOUL ::::
with special guest
(thePEOPLE - Oakland)
DJ heyLove* grew up in the Bay Area surrounded by different cultures, ethnicities, & art. Influenced by this diversity she developed a love for variety, which is reflected in her taste for music.
Attracted to different rhythms and how they make the mind, body, and soul feel, heyLove* is naturally drawn to artists from the past and present like Stevie Wonder, Fela Kuti, James Brown, Prince, Erykah Badu, Pharrell Williams, J Dilla, Kanye West, AtJazz, Omar, & Anderson Paak.
You'll hear jazz, R&B, downtempo, broken beat, house, bossa nova, soul, funk, electronic, afro beat & hip-hop in her collection. "There should be no genre lines in music", heyLove* explains her mixes reflect a "music head" who appreciates the finer melodies in life.
DJ heyLove* has shared the stage with artists such as the Robert Glasper Experiment, the Funky Meters, Esperanza Spalding, Emily King, DaM-FunK, Kendra Morris, Slum Village, Shabazz Palaces, & Mark Farina. Her music has created good vibes at places like Yoshi's Jazz Club, the Supperclub SF, the New Parish, the Independent, Haus of Hipstamatic, City View at the Metreon, and The Getty's Mansion. She specializes in sound design for events such as art gallery openings, fashion shows, wine tastings, and corporate/non-profit events. Her client list includes the California Academy of Sicences, Girls Inc., Human Rights Watch, the Global Fund for Women, and the Sierra Club.
heyLove* is one of the resident DJ's and creators of "the People", dedicated to redefining night life by providing a soulful and eclectic experience through the cultivation of music, art, dance, fashion, cuisine, and community. For the past 8 years "the People" party gathers over 800 people each month to enjoy the music of resident and world renowned dj's, incredible live performances, local artists/vendors, delicious food, and a good time.
The People has booked special guests such as Daz-I-Kue, LeftO, Rich Medina, DJ Spinna, Bobbito, Boddhi Satva, Mark deClive-Lowe and Amp Fiddler. If your in the Bay Area looking for body moving music and fresh art come check out "the People" every 4th Saturday at the New Parish in downtown Oakland, CA.
SMOKED OUT SOUL:
“An immersive experience with live horn players, drummers and guitarists collaborating with sound sculpting producers on a Void surround-sound system.”
“If you're into highly skilled musicians, danceable grooves, a bit of the unexpected... all coming through on an amazing sound system, then this is the place to be” - Donovan “Gordo Cabeza” - Motown On Mondays founder
Smoked Out Soul (S.O.S) is a one of kind party held at a premier night club in San Francisco every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.
DJ / instrumentalists Zebuel and Will Magid are joined by drummers Paul Oliphant and Enrique Padilla to bring you a sound that is both classic and futuristic: “Old School Taste, New School Bass”. S.O.S. blurs the line between a live show and a DJ night, bringing in the bay’s finest musicians and DJ’s playing on one of the top rated sound systems in the country. Come enjoy delicious cocktails with beautiful people as classic soul music is reinterpreted in the moment.
Smoked Out Soul aims at bringing together DJ's ato put a fresh spin on classic tunes. Rooted in soul with a nod to the future. Founded in 2013 by Zebuel Early, Smoked Out Soul started out as a mixtape and quickly morphed into a full fledged funk party. Smoked Out Soul is a collective of Djs Producers and musicians who love soul music and who love elevating the vibe thru music. Catch the party at a club or festival near you! A portion of profits will go to charities doing good things on this planet.