thePeople ft. DJ JAYVI VELASCO + Sweater Funk

Sunday Nov 02nd, 2014

thePeople ft. DJ JAYVI VELASCO + Sweater Funk

featuring Jayvi Velasco and Sweater Funk

with residents Cecil and Cali

hosted by *heyLove and Ms. Nabong

The New Parish

579 18th St. Oakland, CA

$5 before 10pm/$10 after

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This month thePeople welcome one of our local DJ heroes, Jayvi Velasco. Jayvi is one of those triple threat guys. His incredible selections, connection with the dancers and keen technical ear for sound are what set Jayvi apart. He's a BAY AREA vet and has played everywhere with everyone. You know, it's JAYVI VELASCO! Get ready to move your body. It's about to get serious! And to top it all off, we have the legendary SWEATER FUNK Crew gracing thePeople with a sick ALL VINYL BOOGIE SET for us in the second room! It just doesn't get any better than this. All Bay, all day. See you Saturday. ♥, thePeople. thePeople Oakland Special guest: JAYVI VELASCO (AfterAfterHours) 2ND ROOM Guest DJ CREW: SWEATER FUNK HOSTED BY: heyLove* & ms.nabong DELICIOUS BEATS: CALI & CECIL & HEYLOVE* (((Happy Birthday Amy & Cecil!))) LIVE ART BY WATERCOLORIST JAMES GAYLES ((VENDORS)) Bushmama (art & jewelry) Alouba Custom Creation (up-cycled jewelry) Ital Pinay (worldly jewelry & art crafts) Sholan (bow-ties, belts, & other accessories) Urban Antiq (designer jewelry) On Jayvi Velasco: Smooth and seamless are probably the two words that best describe the way Jayvi mixes his selection of deep, sexy, jazzy, soulful, funky, Afro/Latin-tinged vocal House music. Through years of consistently playing parties and passing out hundreds of demos, Jayvi Velasco has built a very loyal following of music lovers that truly appreciate the spiritual journey they are taken on when he is behind the decks. These music lovers spoke their minds by voting Jayvi into the top 30 of's 2006 SF DJ Dream Team. Instagram: @jayvi_velasco On Sweater Funk: San Francisco's Sweater Funk DJ crew have been the city's most dedicated purveyors of the funky subgenre known as BOOGIE for over 3 years. Their vision to bring boogie, strictly on vinyl originals, to the masses has earned them a diehard following who pack The Knockout every Sunday. They've won SF Weekly's Best new club 2009, hosted artists such as Dam-Funk, Steve Arrington (Slave), Daz-I-Kue, Peanut Butter Wolf, Kon & Amir, Onra, Monk One, Cool Chris, E Da Boss, Opolopo & Amalia, DJ Spinna, Mayer Hawthorne, and have become a sister club to Dam-Funk's own Funkmosphere night in Los Angeles. Sweater Funk are pressing up new material from Bay Area funk artist K-Maxx to be released in 2013, look for more vinyl pressings of modern funk and boogie classics from Sweater Funk in the near future!