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showcases, and crew projects

5/18: Rhythm&GrooV: Soulful Sessions x BAE Rooted Waacking Sessions Takeover

Looking forward to our collab night Rhythm&Groov: Soulful Sessions x BAE Rooted Waacking Takeover next week! Taking it to the party environment. For dancers, music lovers and non-dancers, 2-steppers, partygoers, heavy on good musical vibes. 2 open showcase slots still available for anyone who wants to do a short performance. Solos, groups, freestyle or planned,…

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8/16: Las Vegas Locking Camp Funk Night: Pioneers’ Ball @ Artifice

Can’t wait to see all my LVLC family again this year and also DJ with the one and only Fred Realness! ==== PIONEERS’ BALL 2019 – A special night of funk celebration dedicated to some fabulous Soul Train Dancers and hosted by Wättssoul Come join us at Artifice Lounge / Bar LV on Saturday August…

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CLASS LOCATION UPDATE: 90’s Hip-Hop Class Wednesdays

Heads up! As of May 1st, our 90’s Hip-Hop class will no longer be at MJ’s Lab. It will now be at the City Dance Annex location going forward at 1420 Harrison St. San Francisco, CA. Same day and time slot, every Weds from 8:15pm-9:30pm. Thanks!

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4/28: Pass the Peace & Dance Urban Showcase

Our GroovMekanex OG and crewmate, Esperonto is throwing his event, Pass the Peace in DC this weekend. The rest of us Bay Area GM will be going out there to perform for the show. Looking forward to a family trip with the crew. If you are out in the DMV area, come out to see…

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4/2: Str8jacket Presents: 90’s Hip-Hop Workshop w/ Dennis Infante

Pop up workshop on April 2nd for Str8Jacket Company!!! =========== Str8jacket will be hosting a series of workshops from mid-March until early May. Come dance and grow with us this spring! Our workshop series is one of our fundraising initiatives to help Str8jacket travel and perform at Elements, VeRve, Ultimate Brawl, World of Dance Champs,…

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3/1/19: Friday Live @ Chaplin’s Sports Bistro w/ The Good Time Charlie’s, Divine Project, Dennis Infante, ft. Pop-up Chef Mark Torres

Providing some beats on the turntables between the band breaks. Looking forward to rocking with The Good Time Charlie’s, Divine Project. Also to support our boy, The Cook: Mark Torres doing a special pop-up menu at Chaplin’s Sports Bistro in the East Bay, Union City. ============ Live Music: The Good Time Charlie’s w/ special guest…

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9/8: Rhythm & Groov: 2nd Saturdays Disco/Funk Party Hosted by GroovMekanex

Rhythm & Groov is a monthly party for dancers and music lovers the same, hosted by the Bay Area’s own Locking crew, The GroovMekanex. Expect to hear blends ranging from Disco, Funk, & Soul, to Boogie, House, and everything else in-between by our resident DJ’s from the GroovMekanex family. We started this event a few…

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GroovMekanex Members Jaypee Diaz & Dennis Infante in Official “Callin’ Out” Music Video, by Lyrics Born

I still remember getting doubles of Callin’ Out 12”’s during the days of Hot Buttered Soul Sundays at the Cardiff Lounge. I never thought I’d one day meet Lyrics Born years and years later and even be in a music video for the same song, with my GroovMekanex brother, the funky Jaypee Diaz. It was…

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