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The Young Ethio Jazz Band, performing at Rasela's Jazz Club on Sunday.

The Young Ethio Jazz Band, ages 10 to 15, bring back traditional Ethiopian jazz

Sirak Tegbaru leads young members of Oakland's Medhani Alem Ethiopian Orthodox Church in an unusual extracurricular activity: a traditional Ethiopian jazz band. The young musicians, ranging in age from 10 to 15, had their first...
On January 16, the DIME performed at the Washington Inn in downtown Oakland.

Bandwidth: Meet hip-hop artists the DIME

As part of a new collaborative effort between Oakland North and its partner site Richmond Confidential, we've started a new series called Bandwidth to profile fresh music coming out of these two East Bay cities....