September 5, 2013
De Andre Drake went to prison in a high profile case, then discovered his love and talent for drawing, painting and visual art. Since losing interest in air brushing T-shirts, De Andre closed his storefront, The Ave., and has graduated to body art, where he paints on bodies. Hear one of Oakland’s premiere artists talk about his career and this new genre of spray-painting.
November 26, 2010
Ted Pontiflet is an Oakland icon. He is East Coast swing meets West Coast bop. Classy. The man is too smooth to be close to 80. Ted is around until Dec. 1 and then away he goes.