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One-third of the influential L.A. hip-hop group Dilated Peoples, Evidence was born Michael Taylor Perretta in Los Angeles, relocating from Santa Monica to Venice Beach with his mother when he was six, after his parents' divorce. Though Evidence was heavily into skating and graffiti while growing up, it wasn't until he was 12, when he moved next door to QDIII (Quincy Jones' son) and was able to see firsthand how beats were made and what it took to be a top-quality producer, that he began to be more interested in seriously pursuing music. He hooked up with MC Rakaa in 1992, and the duo released a few singles as Dilated Peoples (their first beats courtesy of QDIII) before adding DJ Babu in 1998.   >> READ MORE

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Saturday, July 7, 2018Dub Mission presents three of the Bay’s top reggae selectors for one night only in OaklandDJ Sep (Dub Mission)Beatnok (I & I Vibration/Skylarking)and DJ Silverback (Sound System Fridays/Burial Ground Sound)at Elbo Room Jack London: 311 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607 - 21+ 9:30 pm to 2 am - $7 Advance at https://dmjuly7oakland.eventbrite.comwww.dubmission.comFB event link:…See More
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