MF Recommends: Space Ghost - To music heads in Oakland, the name Space Ghost should be fairly recognizable at this point. The DJ, producer, and promoter has become a staple to the city’s soul/funk/boogie music scene through his Late Feelings DJ collective and monthly party at Starline Social Club.
MF Event Recap: DaDa Bar w/ the Beat Broker, Hotthobo, & Corey Black - Wow what a night! A packed dance floor, creative friends, and amazing people. We couldn’t ask for more. Special thanks to our guest DJ’s and new friends the Beat Broker, Hotthobo, and Corey Black for supplying the shake to our shimmy. Make sure to check our their record labels Dream Chimney and Hobo Camp Records for the best new Balearic synth funk and boogie. In keeping with tradition we had plenty of art on display from our creative friends Kathi Beckstrand and Fabio Bene plus the new line of apparel from our favorite t-shirt senpai’s Turtlenck. Relive the night through our photo gallery and video recap below. Follow our socials @massflow_ to stay in the loop with our event series. We hope to see you all at the next function! ~stay curious~
MF Monthly w/ Jane Yoo & Very Much Romance - Two of our favorites in our favorite East Bay record shop. Exclusive performances and mixes from curious Bay Area DJ’s and producers.
MF Recommends: Chris Keys - For all lovers of instrumental hip-hop we have the plug on an artist who is probably flying just below your radar. Meet Chris Keys the Oakland based producer and keyboardist who just released a flurry of albums with some of the best true hip-hop productions of the year.
Massflow Monthly w/ Prawns & DJ Patrick - A new free monthly event in South Berkeley linking up with the good people at Hercules Records!
Feeling a Case of the Mondays? - If you’re like us, Monday’s can be a drag. If that extra cup of coffee is just not doing it for you we might have a solution.
Interview: D. Tiffany - Things don’t get any more plush than the music from DJ/producer, D. Tiffany. Her Blue Dreams EP took underground electronic music by storm in 2017 and was one of our favorite releases for the year. We talked to the Vancouver artist about her projects, new music, and creative process.
Weeping Cat – Galaxies - Vintage Weeping Cat! We have more video goodies on our Youtube channel now. Make sure to follow if you want see the newest features.
Spotlight: Heddy Fur - Meet the East Bay producer who is organizing one of the most exciting underground showcases for beat makers and MC’s.
Beat Workshop 2 - We checked out the second installment of the Bay Area beat show that is making waves in the underground hip-hop and beat scene.
Releases: Massflow celebrates its first cassette release, MF001! - It is with great pleasure that we announce our first release: MF001! Featuring music from Massflow artist, Weeping Cat, along with guest appearances from the likes of Oakland based funk maestro E. Live, Dionysian Mysteries label head Detach, and the mysterious Jiant. Styles vary from synthwave, funk, computer disco to shoegaze with a variety of skillful sampling techniques and what have yous. The result? An eclectic mix that’s hard to define and impossible to ignore. Limited edition of 100. Stay curious ~
Turtlenck Pop Up 10.26.17 - A MASSFLOW X TURTLENCK AFFAIR —– @ Tope Lounge in North Beach, SF. Limited product 4 sale (shirts, accessories, MF001 Tape). Displays + spooky cozy atmosphere. Icee hot vinyl jams. $3 PBRS & $6 cocktails/shots. Stay warm —– https://www.turtlenck.com/ Stay curious —– http://www.massflow.org/ —— ♫ https://soundcloud.com/brennanko https://soundcloud.com/knjibi
Club OMG 09.30.17 w/ D. Tiffany, Sepehr, & Detach - When conditions are right, like werewolves they gather under SF street lights to shake and shimmy. These are the Fair Weather Friends. September 30th, join us as we bring friends D. Tiffany, Sepehr, and Detach together for a night of celebration and bid adieu to the yesterdays of tomorrow ♫ Lineup ::: ~~~ D. TIFFANY [ Pacific Rhythm, Vancouver] D. Tiffany who also producers under name DJ Zozi is one of the new and defining talents to come out of Vancouver, BC. Every release she has put out glistens with originality, warmth, and quirkiness. She has released on labels like 1080p, Isla, Heart To Heart, Normals Welcome Records, and Pacific Rhythm, among others. With an array of production skills she can lead you from woozy foot shuffling balearic breakbeats into a daydream of sun drenched acid tunes. Her recent EP ‘Blue Dreams’ is the artists most sound defining work to date, highly recommended for you to check out. We are very happy to have her SF debut! ~~~ SEPEHR [ Black Catalogue, Housepitality SF ] …
Local Talk: Hercules Records - Hercules Records is quickly becoming the hub for Berkeley’s vinyl and DIY music scene. Located in South Berkeley, the store sells vinyl records with the mentality that a good record is forever.
Muka Bar w/ Jesse Sizmo 07.19.17 - Massflow returns to Muka during apéritif hours to help you start the night right and keep the fire burrrrning. Music pleasures supplied by special guest Jesse Sizmo [Lips & Rhythm] and the Massflow crew, with plenty of downtempo steppers, bumping house, and euphoric disco to go around ~(˘▾˘~)
Sophia’s 06.16.17 - Massflow returns to Sophia’s for a night of sweat and beers, set to the funky tunes of Oakland’s own E. Live with support from residents Knjibi and Brennan Ko.
Event Recap: Sophia’s 4.27.17 - Massflow takes over Sophia’s patio once again! Spinning out the tunes all night with special guest Miagma!!
Inaugural Massflow Weekly 04.26.17 - Massflow celebrated its inaugural weekly event at Hercules Records with host Brennan Ko and guest deejay Lil jojo!
Muka Bar SF 03.31.17 - Last March we had our first event at Muka Bar SF with some of the Bay Area’s best underground artists and DJs. There were some arts and vibes curated for those other pleasure senses as well. All in all, there were a lot of smiles to go with shaking hips and we couldn’t have asked for more. Thank you to all who came to boogie with us! It was definitely a night to remember. … stay curious.
Summer of Flow 06.25.16 - We’ll be hosting a wonderland full of music, art, beer, and vibes to start the summer off on a good flow. Navid Izadi and Cherushii headline a cosmic evening of live electronic music, DJs, lightworks and underground art to keep you up and grooving all night long under the setting sun and shining stars. +++ cheap treats (thanks to Sudwerk) & fun surprises