Come on Down to the Party!

Posted by The Bay Area Crew, July 30, 2009 02:40pm | Post a Comment

Amoeba Music Co-Hosts & Sponsors the East Bay Express Best of the East Bay Party!
The Oakland Museum of California
Friday, August 7th.
Free & Open to All Ages!

Oakland Faders See 20 bands on six stages, including the Amoeba-sponsored Main Stage (with late-night Mistress of Ceremonies Odessa Lil and DJ stage hosted by the Oakland Faders.)

From R&B to Metal, Rock out with great East Bay Sounds From:
Goapele, Social Unrest, Dizzy Balloon, Souls of Mischief.

Visit the Electronica Underground and bump to the beats of an all star line-up courtesy of Syd Gris (Opel Productions)!

Line-Up Includes: Dyloot, Dresden & Johnston, Mephisto Odyssey, and more!

The PROFESSIONAL CONTACT SPORTS RING will host mixed martial arts, capoeria, and Lucha Libre. The DAI STYLE LOUNGE will showcase more than 40 local, independent designers and host makeovers and a fashion show. In the GEARHEAD GARAGE, Godspeed will give performance bike demos and Harley Davidson will display their finest hogs.

There will also be a site specific light art performance by the Illuminated Corridor, live art demonstrations by Blick Art, an International Dance Stage, comedians, drag shows, and local restaurant vendors. And for all the kids that like to rock, there’s the Chabot Space & Science Center’s Kids’ Zone with a variety of fun hands-on activities and music from 5pm-9pm.


Live silkscreening demonstrations by Free Gold Watch. We'll also have cult t-shirts, buttons by James Dillon's B&B Buttons (3 for $5!), and other killer stuff for sale.

Don’t forget to visit the Amoeba Music/East Bay Express booth at the entrance of the party to enter to win killer prizes such a $100 Amoeba gift certificates, Guitar Hero game
kits, t-shirts, local restaurant certificates, Bay Area event tickets, movie passes and more!

GETTING THERE: Two blocks from Lake Merritt BART, free valet bike parking!

FUNDRAISING: All alcohol proceeds benefit One California Foundation.

MORE INFO: Check out the East Bay Express Blog.

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