TheNug proudly presents the 710 Show!

Celebrate concentrates and enjoy a night of some of the best hip-hop the Bay Area has to offer.

Get Tickets: https://www.tixr.com/groups/thenug/events/the-nug-presents-the-710-show-192

We’ve enlisted Bay Area legends Pep Love of Hieroglyphics and Souls of Mischief's A-Plus to light up the stage. As if that’s not enough, enjoy a DJ set from AmpLive of Zion I, and a performance from Locksmith of the duo Frontline. Support provided by G-roy, Domingo and Celsius 7. Come drink and dance until your night ends in a haze!.

The show will take place on July 10th (7-10), doors open at 7:10PM in Oakland, CA at The Uptown. Tickets are available now, come party with fellow dabbers!

Up until June 15, buy three tickets and get the fourth free! USE CODE: FOUR4THREE

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San Diego Mardi Gras with Snoopadelic, Gent & Jawns, Groovebox, Los Rakas, Pep Love, A-Plus, Rockit! Scientists, and more!

» Get Tickets: http://sdmardigras.com/tickets

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First Light will be performing next month in Santa Rosa at Chrome Lotus! Event is 21+ and tickets are on sale now!

» Get Tickets: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/507571

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Hieroglyphics Imperium are teaming up with Oakland-based Linden Street Brewery to present the Second Annual Hiero Day block party on Monday, September 2, 2013 (Labor Day) from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Linden Street Brewery, located at the Port of Oakland.'

'Hiero Day is a free all day music festival that features live performances by the legendary Hieroglyphics and other special guests, local merchandise vendors, food trucks, and interactive activities for all ages. Hiero Day celebrates and showcases the Bay Area’s diverse, innovative, multicultural, and multigenerational music movement in the heart of Oakland.' - Audible Treats (Read)

» RSVP now for Free Admission to Hiero Day - Septmeber 2nd, 2013 in Oakland, CA

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Hip Hop 4 Change will be hitting San Francisco this Saturday on August 10th, featuring Orukusaki, Seneca, O'Naje, and special guest Pep Love. Tickets will be $10 at the door. Event runs from 9pm to 2am!

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Pep Love

Come out to see Pep Love, one of the nicest emcee's in The Bay rock the mic at The Legionnaire, a hot new venue in Oakland. Foreign Legion, another Bay Area classic underground group, will be moving the crowd with thought provoking rhymes and knocking beats.

The night will also hold special treats on deck with DJ's Platurn (Oakland Faders), Teeko and resident DJ's Saurus Pickster and Max Kane. The walls will be adorned with art work by Dump La Rock and Griffin and will be hosted by the Night Clubber Lang.

Be sure to check out Pep Love's most recent project with fellow Hiero member Opio on the new banger Fallacy Fantasy

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With Pep Love's intricate raps, indelible performances and hard-hitting beats in addition to Hieroglyphics albums Third Eye Vision and Full Circle, Pep has amassed a highly-respected, musical catalog through adaptation and consistency.
Growing up in a musically and socially informed family Pep has always nurtured a passion for the culture later chronicled in the lyrics of the song “Hip-Hop My Friend.” “I’ve been a dreamer always. Being an artist is trying to manifest those dreams." says Pep when remembering the journey that has led him to the destination in which we find him today. He connected with close friend and DJ/producer Jay-Biz while in high school, and formed The Shamen, a duo that would later gain recognition for witty raps and mosaic beats under the guise of The Prose. While the tandem would begin working with a collective rap crew known as Hieroglyphics, Pep performed incessantly as a fiercely dedicated Rap argonaut. “We were spending time with each other freestyling, making songs and involved in each other’s lives as artists and friends,” Pep recalls of his high school classmates, including A-Plus, Casual, and Opio. “The clique of rapping cats.”