Event

Talk, Play, and Sip: DJ Billy Jam

Friday, June 6, 2014, 7–8:30 pm
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join DJ Billy Jam of hip-hop radio show "Put the Needle on the Record" for a vinyl-themed discussion of Bay Area hip-hop history with special guests. Enjoy mixed drinks and other beverages during the talk at a special bar located in the Vinyl exhibition during Friday Nights @ OMCA. Beverages will be for sale in the gallery from 5 to 9 pm.

*Special Feature: Leading up to the Talk and Play program, Billy Jam will be doing a live remote radio broadcast on WFMU with a focus on Bay Area hip-hop and featuring several guest Bay Area DJs and hip-hop journalists in the Vinyl exhibition from 4 to 6 pm.

Talk and Play, a program series in Vinyl: The Sound and Culture of Records, features guest participants from DJs to music journalists, record collectors to experimental musicians. Talk, Play, and Sip stirs up the social atmosphere with a bar located in the Gallery during select Friday Nights @ OMCA. With something different every week, you might find yourself swapping albums with collectors, learning from an expert about the mechanics of pressing an album, or listening to a specially curated music set.

Included with Museum admission. During Friday Nights @ OMCA, from 5 to 9 pm, admission is half-price for adults, free for ages 18 and under. Admission for Members is always free.