Stone Or Lavender: Hiatus Kaiyote’s Triumphant Return Stuns Sold-Out Fox Theater in Oakland [B.Getz on L4LM]

Australian buzz-band Hiatus Kaiyote made their long awaited return to stateside shores last week, barreling into Northern California on the heels of two Brooklyn shows a few days earlier. The idiosyncratic, mind-bending quartet swooped into Oakland’s majestic Fox Theater on March 17th for its first East Bay performance over three years.

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The Upful LIFE Podcast Ep. 054: The Return of ERIC KRASNO [Soulive, The Assembly] + The Music Cellar fundraiser w/ Jonny G [lespecial]

Kraz’s Fall 2019 appearance on the Upful LIFE pod was quite well-received, so with all the exciting developments in his life and career, it feels like the perfect time to get up to speed with all things Eric Krasno

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Man In Me: Eric Krasno Looks Inward On New Album, ‘Always’ [B.Getz on L4LM]

Ten masterful cuts that incorporate many of the elements that we’ve come to know & love from Eric Krasno, infused with the fresh, funky, tasteful touch of Otis McDonald. Always finds Kraz at a peaceful, introspective place in life and his career.

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The Upful LIFE Podcast – Ep.053: THE CHAMBERS PROJECT (Psychedelic Art & Culture w/ Brian Chambers, Jacaeber Kastor, A Path Untold)

The conversation welcomes a pair of pioneers from this particular space – Brian Chambers and Jacaeber Kastor – for a wide-ranging discussion on psychedelic art, through both a historical and contemporary lens.

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Upful LIFE’s 21 Favorite Records of 2021… & MORE!

Upful Life’s annual favorite records of the year feature is here. An exhaustive look back at the year in released music. 42 albums, 21 songs, plus DJ mixes and live records. Curated by B.Getz

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The Upful LIFE Podcast – 052: SHAWN SETARO (hip-hop journalist w Complex/ The Cipher/ Tekashi 69 book/ Pop Smoke pod) + RIP Greg Tate

Accomplished journalist, author, and rap podcast OG SHAWN SETARO, reporter at COMPLEX. Brand new book on the shelves this week, about the sordid saga of Tekashi 6ix9ine. Reporter on the podcasts ‘Infamous’ (about Tekashi), ‘Complex Subject: Pop Smoke’. Written about music culture for Forbes, The Atlantic, Vibe, The Source, GQ, Esquire, more. Setaro was Editor-in-Chief for Rap Genius, hosted the iconic rap pod The Cipher

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